Consulting Methods Development Chemist - TX
Business Unit: Process Automation
Requisition Number: 233552
Primary Location: United States-Texas-Houston
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Senior level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10%
Siemens US Talent Acquisition
Siemens Industry, Inc's Analytical Products and Solutions Business Unit has an immediate opening for a consulting-level Analytical Methods Development chemist for the Houston, TX facility. The successful candidate will possess, as a minimum, the requirements listed below in the Knowledge/Skills section which are necessary to provide process gas chromatographic solutions to meet customer requirements as well as be comfortable in working in a team environment.
On-job safety, development of process gas chromatographic solutions, implementation of Lean practices, assist in standardization of work processes; specify chromatographic designs for production orders, interface with internal/external customers, mentoring junior chemists and testing of designed solutions in a production environment.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
- Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, ACS accredited
- 15+yrs experience of demonstrated proficiency with multidimensional chromatography theory and method development implementation
- Hands-on experience with Process Gas Chromatographs (PGC)
- Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications
- Effective communication skills
- Strong technical skills
- Experience with analytical chemistry
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
- Experience with Visual Basic (or equivalent) and database concepts
-Familiarity with SAP
Job Family Responsibilities:
Completes a wide variety of complex technical assignments. Performs complex tests or investigations pertaining to the development of new designs, methods, materials, or processes and investigates possible application of results. Obtains, correlates, and analyzes technical information needed to accomplish complex tasks. Completes the preparation of reports, charts, graphs, and other documents and advises senior staff. Reviews and approves related inputs such as complex drawings and specifications prepared by technical support personnel. Coordinates with engineering support to arrange for the production of complex experimental runs or for the construction of experimental models and special test equipment.
See above Required Knowledge/Skills section
Knowledge and Experience:
Demonstrates and applies a broad knowledge of field of specialization through successful completion of moderately complex assignments. Successfully applies complex knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of particular area of specialization. Demonstrates knowledge of organization's business practices and issues. Typically 12-15 years of successful experience in related field and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above. Advanced degree MAY be substituted for experience, where applicable.
Direction of Others:
Provide general guidance or train support and/or professional staff.