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Senior R&D Formulation Chemist


Posted Monday, July 17, 2023

Posting ID: JP-003909430

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Richmond, VA
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The objective of this role is to develop driveline fluids for electric/hybrid applications and automatic transmissions to meet the technical needs of key global OEMs as directed by manager. Responsibilities - Technical lead and / or project lead for customer specific and OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturers) based formulations globally as directed. Visit customers / OEMs as needed - Performs formulation and testing activities to meet established project objectives. Effective project management via use of the Product Development Process. - Participates in technical and/or project reviews and presents findings as appropriate for internal and external audiences. - Build relationships and be the primary technical resource for formulation questions for supported OEMs. - Engages with assigned teams and cross-functional stakeholders, such as Business, Process Development, Marketing, CTS (Customer Technical Services), Mechanical Testing, OEM Relationship Team, etc. - Represent company in technical conferences, societies and other industry activities. Maintain adequate level of technical expertise and self-development through study, seminars, etc. Stay informed of advanced developments inside and outside of the company. - Provide strategic insight for OEM opportunities. - Promote company culture, values, quality, and safety principles.


Formulation, Chemistry, Laboratory, R&d, Data analysis, research & development, chemical, fuel system

Top Skills Details:

Formulation,Chemistry,Laboratory,R&d,Data analysis,research & development,chemical

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE MINIMUMS: - Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering (or other relevant science field) - Thorough knowledge and understanding of applicable chemistry and/or engineering principles and application in a research and development environment typically acquired after at least 5 years of relevant experience EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE PREFERRED: - Advanced degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering (or other relevant science field); PhD is strongly preferred - Experience directly related to applicable product or product category (ATF and electrified powertrain fluid formulations)

Experience Level:

Expert Level

Contact Information

Recruiter: Fiorella Storey

Phone: +17038182028


The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
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