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Technology Process Engineer (R&D Projects)



Technology Process Engineer (R&D Projects)

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Org Unit:

PC-LF, BPA & PBT Process (AMR)


Mount Vernon

Hiring Manager:

Jorge Garcia Agudo

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Chemistry that Matters™

A career at SABIC provides you with an opportunity to leave a lasting positive impact to the world and yourself. From excellent health and well-being benefits to our comprehensive learning programs. We offer a wide range of benefits and offerings that recognize that our people have unique motivations and ambitions. It’s all about matching what matters to you with what matters to us. Let’s explore what matters!


As one of the world’s largest diversified chemical companies, we activate the power of human capital to address society’s future challenges. Through partnerships, we enable life-saving medical innovations and help fight world hunger. We are driving the circular economy for the benefit of communities and our planet through sustainability initiatives, such as our TRUCIRCLE™ portfolio.  Our success is built upon the collective excellence of our 32,000 employees in 50+ countries.  Our values – Inspire, Engage, Create, and Deliver – are the foundation of our success. To learn more about these and how we strive to Be the Impact, click here.


Our purpose is "Chemistry that Matters". This is what drives us to do what we do. "Chemistry" goes beyond applying science and technology to enhance the supply of essential materials to the world. It is how we work, to build long-lasting relationships of trust. “What Matters” is making a meaningful impact for the world – through the customers and communities we collaborate with, so that we succeed and grow together.



It is all about matching what matters to you with what matters to us. We are mindful about the importance of the team we are building and how our team members impact to our culture.   We believe that good ideas come from anywhere, being inclusive to diverse perspectives is stimulating, encourages innovation and is critical to our mission. Let us explore this together!


For an overview of our benefits, click here. 


Job Summary

As part of the job, employee will manage research and development projects providing proprietary solutions to address PC assets opportunities related with capacity, quality, reliability and costs among others.


How You Can Be the Impact

  • He/She will define, execute and manage development projects by properly aligning goals and priorities with the activities and resources required. 
    • Creates business case and communicates key information to drive technical decisions within the business unit
    • Prioritizes work streams and deadlines to manage and balance workload and intensity of technical project
    • Ensures consistent performance of products
    • Continuously assesses and addresses safety risks for himself or herself; informs program manager of potential risks to team members
  • Employee will work in a multidisciplinary setting within the Technology organization where he/she will collaborate with different disciplines in Technology, the Business and the Manufacturing environment where project approval, execution and implementation needs to be secured. 
  • Employee will develop strategies, create innovations, define manufacturing translations, and will provide subject matter expertise.
  • He/She will communicate a strategy for new developments in PC process technologies.
  • Employee will actively engage in market intelligence activities to define the technology strategy that will keep SABIC ahead of competition.


What Matters to SABIC

  • You are educated to university level in chemical engineering or process technology (Master or PhD), and preferably have experience in PC process technology or process engineering research or project engineering.
  • You are willing to grow your experience within process development in an industrial R&D environment with intimacy with product development work. 
  • You are a critical observer as well as a conceptual and analytical thinker. 
  • You are able to spot opportunities for existing and new processes and translate these into value propositions for the business. 
  • You are able to present your project proposals and results in a convincing manner to both business and manufacturing management. 
  • You have a strong interest in working on a project-based organization where your skills and capabilities can be used across different process and product lines. 
  • You are able to keep abreast of the state of the art in process technology and gain knowledge of associated fields and disciplines. 
  • You are a team player but you are also able to work independently on your contribution. 
  • You have a persevering and challenging attitude towards your work environment, but you can also accept other views. 
  • You have knowledge of intellectual property concepts or are willing to learn.


Eligibility Requirements

  • You must submit your application for employment online to be considered. Please submit your resume using the “Apply Now/Apply” option on this page.
  • You must be 18 years or older
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work for SABIC in the United States on a full-time basis.


Work Availability

Regular, predictable attendance is an essential function of this position. Applicants must be regularly available and willing to work (e.g. Monday – Friday)] during assigned hours of operation and such other hours as the company determines are necessary or desirable to meet business needs


We are proud to be a diverse and an equal opportunity employer .We are fully committed to a culture of respect and inclusion.