Posted in Other 30+ days ago.
Type: Full Time
GOglobal Program: Performance Materials - Research & Development 2021 Intake
Everything we do in EMD Performance Materials is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.
Grow. Develop. Experience.
Maximize your potential for development and performance and take the chance of growing within our organization. During this 2-year Functional Graduate Program, you will follow an individual rotation plan within our Performance Materials business, gain international experience and be exposed to the business as well as our senior management team. On top, you will benefit from competent support by excellent business mentors, valuable training sessions tailored to foster your professional and personal development and will gain plenty of opportunity for networking.
During the program, you play an active role in developing new materials and applications as well as continuously improving our existing product portfolio for various product segments in the specialty chemicals and high-tech materials business. Do you want to work in a business with a portfolio which is as diverse as the colors of the rainbow?
Throughout this program, you get to know the multiple aspects of R&D (e.g. Product Development, Early Research, Application Support and Development).
After a first assignment at your home base on the West Coast (Tempe, AZ or Carlsbad, CA), you will have two more assignments in a different part of our Performance Materials business, one of them abroad in one of our global subsidiaries. You will get a broad perspective of the specialty chemistry world, be exposed to various technologies and applications, but also experience cultural differences and learn to effectively collaborate in a diverse, global organization. During all assignments, you will actively contribute to various projects and our core business, objectives being set and you making a contribution to the overall success of Performance Materials.
Who you are:
- PhD or Master's degree in Materials Science, Organic chemistry or chemical engineering or related field; business administration skills are a plus
- International experience and fluency in English (other language skills are a plus)
- First practical experience as a R&D intern in the electronics industry
- Flexible and collaborative team player willing to go the extra mile to drive projects to success
- High motivation, curiosity and passion to discover solutions to all kinds of exciting challenges
Must be permanently authorized to work in the United States
Start of the Program: June 2021
Job Requisition ID:
Arizona - all
A - Current Student
Working time model:
Careers during Covid-19
Thank you for visiting our careers website, we are always looking for curious minds to join our teams. We understand how much the world is being impacted by the Covid-19 crisis and we want to assure you that your safety is very important to us. To ensure that everyone's health is protected, instead of a standard face-to-face interview, it is likely that you will be offered alternative digital interview options.
The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.
North America Disclosure
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Nearest Major Market: Washington DC
Product Development, R&D, Materials Science, Technical Support, Research, Science, Technology