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Formulation / Polymer Engineer


Posted On 23-08-2018


Job Information

Work Experience
4-8 years
Job Function

Job Description

Our client, a global leader in the design and manufacture of micro-connectors, is hiring a Formulation / Polymer Engineer for their R&D plant based in Singapore.


The engineer will be the leader of technical projects related to formulation and or use of polymer based materials. Main tasks will be:

  • Provide technical leadership and consultation in areas of chemical analysis, materials characterisation, failure analysis as well as test method development
  • Perform and lead trials and tests on exploratory areas to work on innovative subjects in order to present new solutions, new design or new technologies to the organization
  • Pilots one/several development projects according to the internal methodology, from feasibility survey to internal qualification in line with quality, cost, lead time, and environment and safety objectives
  • Manages interactions with other services of the plant and the other plants of the group to achieve projects
  • Provide training to the team and new members.
  • Monitor technological evolutions in his field of competence in order to develop an expertise on his products, anticipate on new orientations and recommend/propose improvement actions on existing products and processes
  • Assume the responsibility of the team during head of department absence 


  • Excellent level (oral/written) of English is mandatory
  • Chinese spoken/written or experience in Asia is a plus
  • Very good knowledge of polymer (thermoset & thermoplastic) and formulation
  • Good knowledge of DSC, TGA, rheology, curing mechanisms, mixing
  • First experience in electronic R&D or manufacturing is a plus
  • Strong hands-on experience is required

For more information about this role, please contact Antoine at antoine@timeo-performance.com.

Kindly take note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified. We thank you for your understanding.


About Timeo-Performance

Timeo-Performance provides recruitment, learning & development, and HR consulting services to companies in Asia Pacific. The company was founded in 2008 and has offices in Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, and Hong Kong. Timeo-Performance also manages ExecBoardinAsia, a career consultancy and job discovery platform for top executives, and provides intercultural training as a joint-venture with the category leading provider, Akteos. 


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