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R&D Chemist, Catalysts

Date: Sep 25, 2021

Location: Shanghai Xinzhuang, CN

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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R&D Chemist, Catalysts

The term of employment is limited to months.


Location: China : Shanghai Xinzhuang

Function: Innovation Management (R&D)

Career Level: Experienced professionals (2-5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Specialty Chemicals (Shanghai) Co., Ltd

Business Line: Catalysts


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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  • Develops products with improved performance and/or cost position
  • Develops scalable lab recipes for commercial manufacture of products
  • Generates product testing and application data in laboratory and/or pilot plant
  • Qualifies raw materials
  • Product sampling
  • Screens and generates intellectual property (IP) in form of patents, scientific publications, summary, or presentations
  • Generates product testing data in laboratory and/or pilot plant
  • Took part in pilot plant trials and pilot plant production up to commercial/ serial production
  • Coordinate and implement all the ESH issues in the lab, including but not limited to: 1) Chemical Legal compliance, permit/license; 2) Participate the trainings; 3) Incident/near miss reporting and investigation….
  • Took part in technical service for customers and business partners, including but not limited to 1) complains from customers; 2) Discussion on technical issues…
  • Conduct literature review for selective research topics. 


  • Master degree and above
  • Catalysis background

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.