R&D Engineer - Materials

R&D Engineer - Materials

About Diab Group
Diab is a world leader in sandwich composite solutions that make customers’ products stronger, lighter and smarter. Diab provides a range of core materials, cost-effective kits, finishing options and in-depth knowledge of composites. Diab has been at the leading edge of composite core material development for over sixty years, supplying a wide range of markets including marine, wind energy, transport, aerospace, and industry.*

Do you want to work in a global and challenging environment at our office in Laholm?
The main responsibility of the R&D Engineer-Materials position is to develop our Divinycell core materials. Your role includes contacts with suppliers, and you will have an extensive network of contacts externally and internally. You are part of the global R & D organization and work with material development in projects, first in pilot scale and then through trial runs in our production facilities.

Key responsibilities and responsibilities - include but are not limited to:

• Participate in material development projects. Plan, execute and evaluate experiments.
• Participate in improvement projects of the production process.
• Plan research studies and evaluate test results.
• Perform tests on both pilot scale and full- scale production.
• R & D representative for raw materials sourcing. This responsibility includes identifying new raw materials, qualifying them in existing products, establishing specifications, and being part of the strategic sourcing team.

Experience and education
You have a degree in Chemical Engineering or Master degree in Chemistry or Ph.D. in the relevant area. It is qualifying if you are specialized in polymers. You will have contacts all over the world, and it's essential that you write and speak fluent English. You have experience with statistical data analysis and excellent skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.

Who are you?

To succeed in this role you:
- drive improvements and have a positive approach to work – a can-do attitude
- keep promises both internally and externally and show a strong work ethic – reliable
- do the right things at the right time with the right speed – high efficiency

We co-operate with AW Urval AB for this recruitment.
Recruitment is ongoing, so do not wait for your application.
Questions are answered by:
Ann Willner, phone +46 760 25 80 08 or Malin Brandqvist phone +46 73 843 01 25

Please apply to: GroupHR@se.diabgroup.com.

In this role, you will report to our Group R&D Manager.
The location of this position is Laholm, Sweden.

Welcome with your application!

* Today Diab is one of the world's largest manufacturers of structural core materials with an annual turnover of approx. 150 m€ and 1,300 co-workers. Diab has seven strategically located manufacturing sites and 16 wholly owned sales companies around the world to support its global customer base. The company's philosophy is to be a partner with its customers, providing them with high-quality materials and a wide range of support services that include process development, structural design, and training. Diab is owned by Ratos AB and is a participant of UN Global Compact.