- Job Title
- RESIN EXPERT
- Job ID
- varese, VA
- Other Location
We are looking for a Resin SME (Subject Matter Expert).
Support in the definition of Resins Materials Strategy and cooperate in the creation of Technology roadmaps for the assigned resin technology streams.
Execute developments with suppliers according to the client internal development process, activities and deliverables, to deliver and validate technology solutions for new features in the resins space, in cooperation with product development engineers, quality, manufacturing, suppliers, procurement, etc depending on the kind and scope of project.
Contribute to feed our resins innovation pipeline by executing tech scouting activities with suppliers and external entities such as universities and development centers for resins, including lab testing, manufacturing validations, workshops for idea generation.
Creation of specifications and test procedures when requested for any new development.
Proper material selection across a wide range of functional applications and polymers families
Proficient in polymers science
At least 3-5 years experience in materials technology dealing with plastics and plastics processing
Deep Knowledge of Plastics main failure modes
Complete polymer characterization
Deep knowledge in main testing procedures
Regulatory requirements of pertinent Region and Category (restricted substances, food contact, flammability): how to assess risk and compliance, certify and find alternatives
Knowledge and direct contact with resins producers and moulders in category of interest
Basics in Coatings
Basics in Insulation
Bachelor’s degree in Materials, Chemistry or similar
New Projects support
Able to select material in new, unique and difficult situations
Able to interact and support product design engineers in design optimization
Able to understand outcomes from moldflow and FE analysis and suggest part/tool design or process parameters adjustments accordingly
Able to run stand-alone materials development projects with full validation on final application
Able to troubleshoot non-standard quality issues related to plastic parts and bring issues to resolution until the end
Basics in plastic parts costing including process and base resins
Able to carry out full resin characterization
Able to carry out main resin tests
Facilitate and coach at project level
- Required Skills
- laurea in ingegneria dei materiali o chimica
- exp su resine
- exp su test di laboratorio
- conoscenza normative/qualità
- conoscenza coating