• Bedrift
    Elkem AS
  • Søknadsfrist
    14.08.2022
  • Stillingstype:
    Day
  • Bransje:
    Jern, stål og metaller - Produksjon
  • Utdanningskrav:
    Påkrevet
  • Arbeidserfaring:
    Ønskelig
  • Adresse:
    , Kristiansand
    KRISTIANSAND
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  • Antall stillinger:
    1
  • karriere-kode:
    4695027
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Elkem AS

R&D Director

Jern, stål og metaller - Produksjon

Elkem Carbon Solutions has a global R&D center in Kristiansand that is co-located with other R&D centers in the Elkem Group. Our laboratory facilities are benchmark in the industry and our R&D team consists of highly dedicated personnel with in-depth material, process, and application know-how. We are constantly developing new products and more environmentally friendly solutions for our customers.

As R&D Director, you will be heading the global R&D work in the division. In addition to our R&D center in Kristiansand, we have local resources and laboratory facilities at our plants in Brazil, China and South Africa. We are also investing in a brand new R&D Center in Shanghai, to be closer to our customers in Asia.

Most important areas of responsibility

  • Facilitate ideation as part of the innovation process
  • Manage our global portfolio of R&D projects
  • Engage with customers, R&D institutions and other external stakeholders on open innovation initiatives
  • Transfer competence and learnings across regions and functions
  • Global laboratory procedures and calibration
  • Testing and qualification of new raw materials

Qualifications required for the position

  • PhD within material science, metallurgy, inorganic chemistry or related field relevant for carbon material production
  • Deep understanding of ferroalloy production processes and metal production
  • Relevant experience from materials research and product development
  • Advanced abilities on data analysis and statistical tools
  • Fluent in English and preferably also in Norwegian

We are looking for a precise and efficient professional with a strong drive for product development and innovation.  

 

  • Bedrift
    Elkem AS
  • Søknadsfrist
    14.08.2022
  • Stillingstype:
    Day
  • Bransje:
    Jern, stål og metaller - Produksjon
  • Utdanningskrav:
    Påkrevet
  • Arbeidserfaring:
    Ønskelig
  • Adresse:
    , Kristiansand
    KRISTIANSAND
    search.country.NORGE
  • Antall stillinger:
    1
  • karriere-kode:
    4695027
  • Se her for andre jobber fra Elkem AS