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lab engineer

Date: Aug 30, 2021

Location: Shanghai Xinzhuang, CN

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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lab engineer

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 (Shanghai) Investment Management Co., Ltd.

Business Line: Research, Development & Innovation


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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  • Operate different 3D printers (SLA/DLP) to perform printability tests for improving material printing performance
  • Optimize the ready-to-use thermoset resin formulations according to local customer needs
  • Track on the new technology development in 3D printing area
  • Design and develop novel high-performance ready-to-use photo-polymer formulations for 3D printing
  • Assist scientists/chemists in activities related to organic synthesis (e.g., set up and monitor reactions)
  • Communicate and report study results in an organized, logical, and scientific manner
  • Perform general lab maintenance (e.g. ordering lab consumables)
  • Conduct preventive maintenance and troubleshooting of laboratory equipment and instruments 
  • Comply with IP protection regulations
  • Create, develop, and update documents (e.g., standard/safe operating procedures, risk assessments, work instructions and laboratory records) in alignment with site EHSQ protocols
  • Must abide by the EHSQ policies at all times
  • Other duties as assigned by the supervisor


  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Polymer Science/Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Material Science & Engineering
  • 2 to 5 years of relevant work experience in conducting scientific R&D in chemistry lab (polymers and thermoset resins), strong knowledge in photopolymer resin. At least, 1-year work experience in photopolymer or 3D printing related area.
  • Strong knowledge and hand-on experience with various instrumentations such as tensile tester, DSC, DMA, TGA, GPC, UV-Vis, IR, titrator, or mechanical mixers 
  • Experience in polymer synthesis is a plus
  • Operation experience of 3D printers or proficiency with 3D CAD/CAM software is a plus
  • Strong knowledge/understanding of EHSQ with respect to lab work is a plus
  • Highly motivated and able to handle multiple tasks
  • Proficiency with MS office (specifically with Excel, PowerPoint, Word) is a must
  • Fluent in English

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.