Saint-Gobain Acoustic Boards Competence CenterLocation:
Marie Geoffray, Manager Acoustic Boards Competence Center ManagerBACKGROUND
"ONE OF THE 100 MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANIES IN THE WORLD"
Research and Innovation are at the heart of Saint-Gobain's strategy. The Saint-Gobain Group's research focuses both on breakthrough innovations and on continuously improving its products, processes and services in a spirit of openness and attentiveness to customer needs.
The company's on-going initiatives in this area are paying off; in 2016, Saint-Gobain ranked among Thomson Reuters' Top 100 Global Innovator Companies for the sixth year in a row.
Designing innovative, high performance products and solutions to improve our habitat and everyday life is at focus and the result is also visible in figures.
The cross-functional R&D programs prepare the future of the company's business lines and their development by anticipating major changes in techniques and markets. These cross-functional programs, linked directly to the work axes of the marketing groups, allow it to organize skills common to the Group's various Activities and to improve Saint-Gobain's ability to develop key technologies.
SAINT-GOBAIN, ACOUSTIC BOARDS COMPETENCE CENTER
In 2017 Saint-Gobain established a completely new Acoustic Boards Competence Center. The center is located in Billesholm and is integrated to the Nordic R&D, but with an international scope. The vision is to be recognized within the Insulation and Ceilings activities as the global reference for innovation and technical expertise on sustainable mineral wool acoustic panels.
The work within the Competence Center will be focused on developing innovative and sustainable products and reinforcing technical knowledge on acoustic panels (ceilings and walls).
We are now recruiting the first people to the center and can offer an opportunity to be part of the very creation of the center.THE ROLE
As Development Engineer you will drive activities and projects linked to development of characterization methods. You will be responsible for environmental, technical, cost and timing aspects within the project.
The responsibility and work includes to:
- Analyze customer requirement
- Design lab or full scale tests
- Validate test methods and implement them in production
- Lead projects linked to product quality and development
We are looking for candidates with working experience in R&D, product design or quality. A Masters degree within Engineering/Physics/Mechanics/Materials/Quality is required.
Ideally you will have experience and knowledge including:
- Experience in quality control
- Development of quality tests methods
- Familiar with certification processes
- Rigor and analytical capacity
- Strong ability to write synthesis and reports
- Ability to work in a team
- Ability to work in autonomy
Fluency in oral and written English and one of the Nordic languages is mandatory.
In this recruitment, Saint-Gobain cooperates with Kandidathuset. For further information please contact, Sebastian Törnquist by email email@example.com