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Research & Development Specialist Location: Qatar 1. PURPOSE OF THE JOB To plan and carry out R&D tasks towards the development of polyolefin products for improved performances or new applications, which includes development of new products grades, existing product maintenance and product enhancements by applying a broad knowledge of principles and specialization practices to complete difficult to complex polymer product research and development assignments and studies. 2. TASKS PERFORMED a) Conducts research and studies programs in a safe and efficient manner for new product development. b) Works with local and overseas research centers and institutes on developing new technologies and drive innovation. c) Collects and interprets product and process data and makes recommendations for improvements. d) Designs and leads testing experiments to understand product problems and identifies improvement opportunities including pre-reviews, data interpretation and conclusions/recommendations. e) Monitors projects progress status against the predefined targets by communicating with manufacturing engineers, QC, Sales, Marketing, Customers, and Suppliers to progress the development projects. f) Evaluates and qualifies new raw materials to be used in new product development projects. g) Recommends purchase of new equipment and ensures that installation, and commissioning is done properly. h) Works as a team member on assigned projects for creation, development, and optimization of products. i) Uses statistical and advanced quality methods and fundamental principle modeling techniques to predict product and manufacturing performance while in development phase.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE a. Bachelor Degree in Polymers chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Materials Science, or equivalent. b. 10 years’ experience with polyolefin Research and Development c. Good spoken and written English. Computer Literate