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Engineering Expert* for Surface Engineering & Modification
Mainz, DE-RP, Germany

Unlimited contract



To strengthen our Coating Development Team within the Research & Development organization, we are looking for an Engineering Expert* with a strong focus on Surface Engineering and Modification at our headquarters in Mainz.

Your Contribution
Development of cleaning and surface modification processes for glasses as well as other special materials
Identification and development of new process and equipment approaches to meet future process and product requirements
Concept creation and development of (scalable) technical solutions in close coordination with the client (including specifications)
Understanding of complex process development challenges to find solutions in open-minded teams together with highly experienced production and technical service staff
Working in development projects with responsibility for results, budget and the project team

Your Qualifications
Excellent university degree in chemistry, physics, surface engineering or process engineering, preferably with PhD
Advanced knowledge in cleaning technologies, plasma technologies, vacuum processes as well as surface chemistry and physics is of great benefit
High result-oriented manner of work
Basic Understanding of different coating processes is of great benefit
Experience in design of experimental set-up and analysis of experimental data
Eagerness to find feasible solutions for complex process challenges
Social skills that enable open and trustful communication with all hierarchy levels
Experience of working in development projects in an industrial environment is preferred
Very good German and English language skills (written and spoken)
Willingness to travel abroad

SCHOTT’s openness to promote your further development is just as great as our additional benefits. Ranging from active health management via flexible working hours all the way to corporate pension plans: everything geared to suit your goals and needs.
Discover a special corporate culture where everyone has the opportunity to develop their entire potential.
At SCHOTT, you can expect a unique corporate culture where we emphasize equity, diversity, and inclusion. We know: motivated and committed employees are the precondition for the success of our company.

Exclusive employee benefits/discounts
Subsidized pension plan
Holistic corporate health management
Flexible working hours

Please feel free to contact us
We’re looking forward to your application

Nadine Opp



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