Senior Research Chemist, Adhesives & Sealants
Posted on Apr 6, 2021 by PPG Industries
As a Senior Research Chemist, Adhesives & Sealants, you will lead research and development projects in the area of thermal management materials. The work you do will have an impact on multiple areas including aerospace, architectural, industrial, mobility applications and more! Come and join our team!
Lead 1-2 adhesives & sealants projects in the field of thermal management, which will include direct oversight of the experimental work carried out by 1-2 lab associates
Maintain a high level of technical excellence on the project team and deliver timely results against project breakthroughs
Effectively communicate project updates to both technical and commercial audiences and build positive relationships with personnel in the adhesives & sealants regional development labs
Ensure that adequate intellectual property coverage is filed for any newly developed technologies
Key deliverables in first 6 months
Gain expertise in the areas of adhesives & sealants and thermal management.
Identification of equipment and/or knowledge gaps for thermal management projects.
Identification of technical paths forward for key customer engagements.
PhD in chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science or related technical field.
2+ years of coatings, thermal management, and/or adhesives-related industrial experience.
Ability to communicate across all levels of the organization
Proven technical expertise in the field of coatings and/or adhesives and sealants.
Good knowledge of design of experiments and statistical analysis.
Good understanding of IP strategy.