BOR2700 - Sr./Engineer Packaging Design (Packaging CoE)
Borouge Pte Ltd Abu Dhabi Branch
Innovation, Research & Product Development
UAE - Abu Dhabi
Full Time / Permanent
About the job
The jobholder is responsible to deliver packaging design solutions and prototypes by working closely with Packaging Marketing Center and the key stakeholders in the packaging value chain.
This role includes; in close collaboration with MC responsible to analyse the current and future design trends, identify the possible opportunities and transform all findings into innovative packaging design solutions for the market, while leading the respective projects, influence industry standards solutions to safeguard and protect our leading product / solution positioning.
The job holder needs a good understanding of equipment in packaging development, e.g. lamination, printing, migration, new functionality developments, which goes way beyond the existing evaluation capabilities. This center will work for both Borouge and Borealis, high level of interaction with customers, suppliers globally as well as marketing & sales internally is required, plus a standing network with leading packaging development centers around the world (there are some, but few).
University degree in Chemical Engineering, Polymers Science, or any equivalent Chemical, Engineering, or Science Disciplines.
Preferred to have Master s degree(s) in Chemistry, Polymer Science or Engineering or industrial design.
Minimum Experience & Knowledge & Skills
5 8 years of experience in plastics industry
Ideally 3- 5 years in pack designing.
Thorough understanding of the packaging value chain and the technical aspects
Good understanding of Packaging Business, Process, Applications, and end-to-end consumer needs.
Strong knowledge of standards, classifications and testing methods
Working knowledge of products development commercialisation process
Advanced communication and influencing skills with previous wide-range of connections within the polymers industry.
Working knowledge with product s financial-related aspects, quality, and performance.
Excellent knowledge of general plastics processing, testing ,analytical equipment and techniques
Good proficiency in spoken and written English