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Process Engineer

Date: Oct 12, 2021

Location: Shanghai Xinzhuang, CN

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Process Engineer


Location: China : Shanghai Xinzhuang

Function: Engineering

Career Level: Experienced professionals (2-5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik (Shanghai) Investment Management Co., Ltd.

Business Line: Process Technology & Engineering


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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  • Develop, initiate and lead projects to increase production performance, product quality, safety and cost efficiency at our production sites in Asia Pacific North.
  • Coordination, communication, controlling and reporting of project activities of Process Technology department to customer (as customer coordinator).
  • Support department on development and adoption of novel technologies and competences working closely with the production sites and their plant managers and supervisors as a competence holder / expert in process technology.
  • On site project management and collaboration with the site production manager for diverse process optimization projects (e.g. capacity increase, energy savings, quality improvement, environmental protection, waste water reduction, waste solid and waste gas/off-gas/ VOC treatment, cost).
  • To increase production yield, operation performance, and efficiency.
  • Permanent support and follow-up of different projects at different sites.
  • Working on a global setting and on a collaborative basis.
  • Lead and support of process technology projects.
  • Implementation and technology transfer to/from other sites based on the best practices approach.


  • Background in process and/or chemical engineering. 
  • Minimum 5 years related work experience.
  • Data science and environmental technology is a plus.
  • Expertise in reaction and separation technologies, particularly polymerization, membrane separation, distillation, homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysis, etc.
  • Enable to complete process design of environmental facilities (Wastewater and Off-gas) based on production input and compliance and regulatory requirements is a plus.
  • Provide coordination with other disciplines and customers to complete the engineering package.
  • Enable to provide diagnosis or technical support for the existing facilities based on relevant guideline and best practice.
  • Basic knowledge on six sigma (black belt is a plus) and overall equipment effectiveness methodologies.
  • Overall technical understanding of process technology and chemical production processes.
  • Improvisation and coordination, organization skills.
  • English and Chinese required, German is a plus.

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.



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.