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Project Innovation Engineer

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INVISTA is a global manufacturer of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibers. From parts for the automotive industry to medical equipment, air bags, food packaging, carpet and clothing, our ingredients in the nylon 6,6 and polypropylene value chains help bring many of life’s essential products to market. A subsidiary of Koch Industries since 2004, INVISTA is committed to innovation and responsibly creating more value for its customers and society while consuming fewer resources to make these products. See the bigger picture at INVISTA.com.

INVISTA is looking for a motivated individual to join our team as a Project Innovation Engineer to help us transform the way we execute projects/engineering, improve project execution, and operating performance. Successful candidates need a strong passion to advance in this space and have the ability and drive to get things done.

This role has a blended office/remote working model.

What You Will Do In Your Role

Own the suite of engineering and project management tools used by the projects organization:

  • Determine which tools provide the organization with the ability to transform the way we do projects and support transformation of ongoing operation
  • Own the business case, implementation, usage, and management of these tools
  • Coordinate with key stakeholders such as Operations, Engineering, Project Controls, Construction, IT, Procurement to create the most value from these tools during project execution and ongoing operation
  • Bring forward opportunities to transform work processes using latest technology.
  • Develop relationships with key strategic suppliers (internally and externally) to fully capture real value from the tools and identify new tools or new uses for existing tools
  • Plan and lead development programs to improve engineering systems and tool sets
  • Use economic thinking and taking ideas to executable plans
  • Be a strong advocate for Innovation and change

The Experience You Will Bring


  • IT, engineering, or related technical/project management degree or equivalent.
  • Experience working with Design/external companies utilizing 3D & intelligent design tools
  • Able to travel up to 25%

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Working knowledge of typical project workflows and how design information is collected, used, and shared
  • Experience in some of the typical tools used in Engineering, Project Management (Smart Plant; 3D design tools; Converting and using 3D models, Document Management; etc.)
  • IT experience with implementing and driving change in similar tools

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, including disability and protected veteran status.
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/doc/Everify.pdf

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