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Lubrizol Develop Engineer (Intern), Engineering Polymer in Shanghai, China

Develop Engineer (Intern), Engineering Polymer

Job Title: Develop Engineer (Intern)

BU/Function: Estane, Engineering Polymer

Location: Shanghai, Songjiang

Summary of Responsibilities

This role is a member of the AP synthesis development team. He/She is expected to provide updates, findings and insights based on the understanding of thermoplastic polyurethane processing and application performance through academic study like paper research, etc. He/She is also expected to provide other support like DOE working for innovative technology/new product development to meet key application challenges and market trends.

Essential Job Functions

  • Participate in molecules synthesis to ensure new concept validation project on track.

  • Build versatile chemistry by scientific literature or patent review, learn state of the art of new polyester/polyurethane molecules and material.

  • Proactively communicate with team leader on project progress and timely address potential gaps and barriers.

  • Regularly make presentation within R&D to sharing key findings and own understanding in development work.

  • Documentation of new findings, especially technology for patentability discussion.

  • Upgrade lab synthesis/analysis facilities based on project needs.

Skills, Qualifications, Experience and other Requirements:

  • Solid knowledge of chemistry (polymer related majors are preferred);

  • Bachelor degree and above (Master and Ph.D degrees are preferred);

  • Can work at least 2 days per week for internship work at Songjiang lab;

  • Basic principle of analytic methods for data analysis (such as, FTIR, DSC, GPC, Rheometer. etc.).

  • Hands-on experience in polyester/polyamide synthesis will be a plus;

  • Be passionate in design polymer molecules;

  • A good team player.


  • Innovation

  • Analysis and decision-making

  • Execution

  • Collaboration

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