Sr. R&D Chemist - RTV

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Date: Jan 4, 2022

Location: Shanghai, SH, CN

Company: Wacker Chemie AG


Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 14,600 employees from 70 nations.

At our site in Shanghai, we are currently looking for a(n) Sr. R&D Chemist - RTV.

Job Responsibilities    
1. Design and implementation of lab experiments and stability tests on innovation products in the area of silicone sealant and adhesive.
2. Independent documentation via lab reports in Mandarin and English.
3. Support of innovation product scale-up in ZJG plant on demand.
4. Maintain samples, chemical substances, technical equipment, furniture and operational procedures in lab. 
5. Meeting the requirements of IMS/ISO and EHSS standards.
Qualifications Required    

1. Bachelor degree or higher.
2. Major in chemistry and chemical engineering, silicone/polymer-related preferred.


1. Solid theoretical knowledge of chemistry, silicone chemistry preferred.
2. Familiar with construction sealant / adhesive and application.
3. Pronounced practical lab skills.
3. Diligence and creativity, quick response to work, efficient time management. 
4. Good command of written and spoken English.
5. Solid IT skills (MS Windows, MS Office, MS Outlook).
6. Soft skills: Open-minded, pro-active and communicational personality.


Sustainability is one of WACKER’s corporate goals – also as an employer. We want you to remain productive, healthy and successful long term. That is why we offer, for example, comprehensive health management and a variety of advanced training programs and courses for individual development opportunities, alongside a good work-life balance. Naturally, we also have a fair compensation system and above-average social benefits. After all, social responsibility has a long tradition at WACKER.


Be part of a family. Across all nations.


We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com/careers
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