Synthetic Chemist - R & D

Less than 5 years experience  •  Manufacturing / Diversified

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/20/17
Newark, DE
Less than 5 years experience
Manufacturing / Diversified
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/20/17


The  Research Scientist / Synthetic Chemist's primary focus will be the design and synthesis of Silicon, Organometallic and inorganic compounds for application in semiconductor processes. This researcher will:


  • Serve as safety role model; promote a high level of safety awareness and continuous improvement in safety practices

  • Demonstrate strong Organosilicon/metallic/inorganic synthetic chemistry expertise, use latest synthetic approaches and provide creative solutions to address synthesis challenges.

  • Collaborate and achieve research project objectives and deliverables in timely manner

  • Present results and report on project progress at team, group, and center level meetings.

  • Promote innovative development of intellectual property

  • Prepare presentation material for internal and external meetings and conferences

  • Interact effectively with customers to promote research activities




  • Ph.D in Organo Silicon/metallic/inorganic Chemistry with 3+ year of industrialexperience is preferred.

  • Strong knowledge and experience in anaerobic synthesis using standard Schlenk line and glove boxes is required.

  • Strong knowledge and experience of analytical instruments is required.  Examples include techniques routinely used for characterization of compound such as NMR, FTIR, UV-Vis, TGA/DSC, GC/GCMS/GCTCD and Density/viscosity/RI

  • Experience designing and working with pilot plants is preferred.

  • Demonstrate collaborative mindset, ability to build alliances, persuades others and networkinternally and externally is preferred.

  • Ability to influence peers through scientific leadership

  • Experience working on interdisciplinary topics and with strong ability to interact efficiently in an international environment

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including preparation of reports  and presentation is required.

  • Ability to be flexible and adapt to frequently changing conditions/priorities


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