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Application Development Engineer

Description

INVISTA is among the world's largest integrated producers of polymers and fibers, primarily for nylon. With a business presence in more than 20 countries, INVISTA delivers exceptional value for its customers through market insights, technology innovations and a powerful portfolio of global trademarks including CORDURA® fabric. INVISTA's businesses include Intermediates, Performance Surfaces & Materials, and Performance Technologies. We transform daily life through innovations that create long-term value for our customers and society. You can be a part of the difference by joining the INVISTA team.

INVISTA is seeking an Application Development Engineer to join our team. This person will play a critical role in new product development and process optimization for extrusion. We are looking for someone with the technical understanding of both resin and end use application performance to help drive future growth opportunities. 

We are open to this role being in Kennesaw, GA or working remotely from your home office.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Work with potential customers to successfully develop a resin for extrusion

  • Prepare, contribute, and participate in customer technical presentations and meetings

  • Work closely with R&D to optimize resin formulations for end-use applications

  • Support extrusion projects; help identify new applications and support trials with potential customers

  • Conduct and manage end use application testing and results; translate results for internal and external customers

  • Work with business development and technical and SMEs to obtain listing for extruded polymer applications

  • Determine processing recommendations for extrudable resin

  • Build internal relationships across business development, technical experts and R&D team to share information, experiment, collaborate and translate results

The Experience You Will Bring

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s in engineering, scientific or technical degree
  • Experience extruding resin

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Experience commercializing new business/products
  • Experience with key drivers: market analysis, scenarios and competition and threats


This role is not eligible to be worked remotely from Colorado

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter


At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.


Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 
This employer uses E-Verify.  Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com

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