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Expert (m/f) Polymer Migration Behaviour

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • In your new role, you will assess the migration and degradation behaviour from thermoplastics
  • You will identify the concerned uses and applications to be assessed
  • You will coordinate and execute material testing and validation of material and simulation models
  • Besides, you will assess and forecast the time and resources needed to complete the assigned studies and projects
  • The definition and coordination of the internal and external preparation of these studies, interpretation of their results and their use for regulatory purposes will be part of your tasks
  • You will communicate and cooperate with mainly internal stakeholders as testing, product safety and regulatory affairs as well as R&D divisions

Who you are

  • You hold a university Master´s or Ph.D. degree in the field of Plastics Engineering, Material Science, Polymer Physics, Chemistry or related fields
  • You have detailed knowledge of the working field, including thermoplastic applications and uses conditions
  • Furthermore, you have established knowledge on migration behaviour in polymers and their degradation
  • You have good experiences in tracing analytics and according analytical methods like HPLC-MS/MS and GC-MS
  • You are familiar with the assessment of scenarios for both human, e.g. food contact and environmental exposure
  • Fluent German and English skills, both written and spoken, round up your profile

Your application

We offer a competitive salary in an international environment as well as excellent opportunities for professional and personal development. If your background and personal experience fits this profile, please apply online at, submitting a cover letter, your CV and references as well as your salary expectation. Please also indicate your availability/notice period.

Country: Germany
Location: Leverkusen
Reference Code: 0000013525

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