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Process Chemist

Date: May 16, 2021

Location: Lafayette, IN, US

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Process Chemist


Location: United States : Lafayette, IN

Function: Innovation Management (R&D)

Career Level: Graduates (< 2 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Corporation

Business Line: Health Care


What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

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The Process Chemist is responsible for developing processes for the organic synthesis of API molecules according to customer needs, and provides technical expertise towards troubleshooting and process improvement.



  • Develop processes for the organic synthesis of API molecules according to customer needs
  • Design and oversee or perform critical experiments
  • Coordinate with project managers to ensure that project schedules are met
  • Prepare documents to allow for efficient process installation
  • Provide technical expertise to troubleshoot process issues
  • Identify process improvements and cost reductions
  • Interact with customers to understand their technical needs


  • MS or PhD in chemistry or related preferred
  • 2 years of related experience preferred
  • Fundamental understanding and expertise in synthetic organic chemistry
  • Ability to manage multiple projects efficiently
  • Demonstrated laboratory skills and technical expertise
  • Experience in small molecule process chemistry preferred
  • Knowledge of GMPs preferred

Your Application

To ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.


Evonik Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette