Location: Heufeld, Bavaria, Germany
Clariant is a focused and innovative specialty chemical company based near Basel in Switzerland. Last year the company recorded CHF 6.6 billion in sales harnessing the talents of its 18 000 employees across 53 countries. Clariant’s portfolio is optimized for future growth, with a focus in four business areas: Care Chemicals, Catalysts, Natural Resources, and Plastics & Coatings. We believe that our growth is all about our customers and their success. Investment in innovation capabilities and developing inspiring environments for courageous and determined minds are therefore key to reaching our goal. Join us and help create sustainable value through chemistry for customers all over the globe.
To support our department „Zeolites" in the R&D Center Heufeld of the Business Unit Catalysts we look for an experienced scientist with extended experience in the area of synthesis, modification and application of zeolite based catalysts.
Development of catalysts based on zeolite type materials for applications in petrochemical and refinery processes
Technology focus on modification and tuning of zeolite properties in synthesis and by applying postsynthetic treatments, scalable to production scale
Application focus on refinery and petrochemical catalytic processes
Instigation and assessment of patent and literature searches
Coordination of cooperations with external partner institutions
PhD in chemistry or chemical engineering
Professional experience of more than 3 years, industrial experience beneficial
Profound background in zeolite synthesis/modification and/or application of zeolite based catalysts in petrochemical and refinery processes
Experience in project management
Talent for organisation
Reliability and ability to work in a team and to lead a team of technicians.
English & German level professional proficiency
Challenging responsibilities and room for creativity
Cross-cultural working environment
Excellent employee benefits
CLARIANT SEHuman ResourcesJan-Mark van de VeldeAm Unisys-Park 1D-65843 Sulzbach