Careers - List of Opportunities

    • Organization Name: Saint-Gobain Research India Pvt Ltd.
    • No. of Position/s: 1
    • Location of Posting: Chennai
    • Please send in your applications to :

    Senior Research Engineer – Glass

    Objective of the Position

    • Identification and implementation of new products and the modification of current products to meet customer needs and/or cost reductions.
    • Develop lab scale mimic tools or pertinent analytical techniques to quantify the product attributes or underlying phenomena
    • Responsible for creating and maintaining a vibrant idea vault for the project and demonstrate aggressive IP protection attitude for new developments

    Key Accountabilities

    • Project leader to mid- to large-projects; managing project leaders for small-scale projects
    • Single-point contact for SGGI marketing for new product development needs
    • Lead projects to support business needs. Document results and present to R&D/Business teams.
    • Manage team working on upgrade and new capabilities for interiors.
    • Provide proactive technical recommendations to issues by building experimental prototypes and testing.
    • Provide hands-on technical leadership through all stages of the projects, especially stages 3-5.

    Skill & Knowledge

    • Prefer experience abroad (graduate studies/work experience) or at least MNC in India
    • Product development experience (concept stage to industrialization)
    • Experimental background in materials research (hands-on)
    • Project management and coordination with multiple stakeholders (production, marketing, central R&D)
    • Good problem-solving skills
    • 1+ patent applications filed/granted – PLUS
    • Paint background (coating, processing, application, product performance) – PLUS

    Education Qualification

    • PhD with 0-4 years R & D experience or Masters with 2-5 years R&D experience
    • Strong engineering background and established research experience
    • Demonstrated track record of lab-scale and pilot-scale product development
    • Ability to innovate and build experimental capabilities for quick validation of ideas
    • Experience with coatings on glass (PLUS)

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