Senior Chemist, R&D, Singapore

We seek an innovative, customer-centric, and results-focused individual to join our talented team as a Senior Chemist.  Based out of our Singapore location, you will be expected to develop new adhesives and coatings that will contribute to the growth of the company.

About the job:

  • Complete new product development projects to meet customer needs and timetables by performing hands-on laboratory experiments and delegating work to technicians
  • Validate the performance of the new products by hands-on developing test methods and performing physical property tests
  • Ensure that customers, Business Development, and Application Engineering have all technical information to properly use the new products by providing effective presentations and test reports
  • Lead the transfer of developed products from laboratory to production by planning scale-up experiments, drafting SOPs, and providing technical expertise
  • Assess new product needs by interacting with Business Development, Sales, Application Engineering, and customers
  • Generate new product ideas by interacting with Business Development, and by following chemical literature
  • Conduct research on structure/property relationships of potential new products by staying current with patent/chemical literature and demonstrating understanding of company know-how
  • Solve customer problems by interfacing with Manufacturing, Quality, and Application Engineering                     


The ideal candidate: 

  • Master of Science Degree, or higher, in Chemistry or Polymer Sciences
  • MS with 7+ years of formulation development experience in engineering adhesives (preferably in UV-curable technologies) in industry, or PhD with 3+ years of formulation development experience in the same
  • Team player, able to adapt into the local R&D structure and culture. Motivated and self-starter, able to handle challenging technical projects
  • Experience in heat and moisture cure chemistries desirable


Interested? Apply now!

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