PhD or Master’s degree with minimum 5 years of polymer science experience, in Chemistry, Material Science, Polymer Science, or closely related field. Experience in the product development and scale-up of thermoplastic elastomer formulations is a plus. Thorough understanding of structure property relationship of thermoplastic elastomers, interaction of polymer materials and additives. Analytical methods used for polymer characterization; to link structures and formulations to real-world applications. Familiarity with product development and project management processes. High level proficiency with all common software packages, such as Microsoft Office and instrument related software.
Requires a High School Diploma or GED. Coursework toward a related advanced degree is desired. A minimum of 5 years of mixing and compounding experience is required. Preferred experience includes: lab testing, color match, color blends, compounding of concentrate masterbatch, TPE/TPV formulations development, lab injection molding and extrusion techniques, experience handling equipment and a variety of TPE materials.
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