Development Manager

Employer
Evonik
Location
Wallingford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 25, 2018
Closes
Feb 22, 2018
Role
Marketing
Industry
Automotive
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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VACANCY REFERENCE NUMBER 103446

Development Manager

Location: United States : Wallingford, CT

Function: Production & Technology

Career Level: Senior professionals (> 5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Cyro LLC

What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

The development manager ensures the development of appropriate product and application development within the assigned sub markets (e.g. Blood Management, Transfusion Therapy, diagnostics, automotive, LEO, etc.) to support the existing business and the growth of our MC business.

RESPONSIBILITIES

* Investigate new product/application development opportunities for assigned market segments.

* Manage complex R&D projects for assigned market segments from ideation to production transfer incl. documentation.

* Provide technical support to the MC team in relevant market segments. Support ideation, development and transition of new products / applications to customers by providing in-person technical support at the customer location as needed.

* Presentation to customers, at large conferences and trade fairs.

* Liaison to relevant customers R&D, institutes and universities.

REQUIREMENTS

* PhD in chemistry or chemical engineering preferred, or MSc. with equivalent 10 yrs of experience.

* 5+ yrs. of experience in product and application development of polymers or medical devices.

* Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.

* Strong communication skills and a strong customer orientation.

* Extensive experience in project management.

Your application

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VACANCY REFERENCE NUMBER 103446

Evonik Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.

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