Senior Development Chemist (f/m/d, 100%)

Climeworks AG — Zürich
05 FebruarySpecialist100%

Senior Development Chemist (f/m/d, 100%)

  • Your mission at Climeworks is to develop the next generation of polymeric sorbent systems for our carbon capture plants to enable future growth.

  • In this role in the Sorbent Industrialization team, you formulate polymeric material with the desired properties to expand our supply chain.

  • You implement technology transfer of sorbent materials with toll manufacturers.

  • You monitor and analyze the market situation of suppliers of key chemicals and acquire new suppliers.

  • You analyze and test chemicals and material samples from suppliers and lead the qualification process in collaboration with our quality management.

  • You document and report experimental work comprehensively and with traceability of sources.

  • You collaborate closely with our purchasing department to ensure knowledge transfer and to negotiate prices and quality of chemicals and materials.

  • You work with our team of chemists and process engineers to ensure adaptability of the procured materials to our plants and processes.

    • You hold a PhD degree from university or ETH in organic chemistry with focus in polymer chemistry.

    • You have at least 5 years of work experience in the industry, preferably in a similar role.

    • You bring advanced knowledge in polymer synthesis, scale up and technology transfer.

    • You take ownership and thrive in a fast paced and challenging environment with ambitious goals.

    • You are an excellent communicator and like to bring in new ideas by thinking out of the box.

    • You are solution-oriented and have a structured working style.

    • On top of that you are fluent in English? Then we are keen to get to know you.

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05 February
Specialist, 100%

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