Application Scientist (China)
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: : BBBH109219
Location: China, Shanghai
Sector: Application Services, R and D
Date posted: 28/06/2017
This vacancy has now expired.
Apply technical knowledge to evaluate and formulate new and existing products to meet market needs which consist of solving both complex and straightforward problems
Design and carry out laboratory experiments. Review the results and seek answers to problems encountered through collection of data and investigation. Propose how to proceed with next experiment/stage of project.
Provide a technical support service to sales and marketing as and when required, e.g. answering customer technical enquiries, recommending products and undertaking training sessions.
Communication is mainly verbal within the applications group and through e-mails and written technical reports to the rest of the business (i.e. research, marketing, and sales groups) in which complex scientific information is presented in a form appropriate for the audience.
Keep research, sales and marketing teams up to date with developments on projects.
The role carries no line management responsibility. However it may be necessary to supervise/ demonstrate to students/ less experienced staff at times.
Expected to suggest most viable development routes in projects that can either be complex or straightforward. If they are not sure then they will go to line manager for advice. Decisions will be taken in conjunction with the line manager.
Responsible for planning and running multiple projects and carrying out experiments. Typically projects can range from a couple of days to six months.
Expected to use a creative and viable approach to support new product launches and existing product ranges, including development of new test methodologies or developing new and novel finished formulations for promotional means.
Expected to enhance knowledge of relevant application and market area.
For more information about this role please contact our Singapore office Spencer Ogden Energy Pte Ltd Agency License Number: 13C6321