• ADNOC Group UAE Careers | Product Development Engineer | Borouge

    ADNOC Group UAE Careers | Product Development Engineer | Borouge

    Location: Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

    Job Description

    Jobholders at this level are responsible for the design and implementation of the innovation strategies for various product groups while managing the activities of Levels 1, 2 and 3. They must have intimate customer and market knowledge possessing strong command of relative value proposition of competitive products and technologies. To be considered the scientific authority figure with responsibility to evaluate and approve overall technical concepts

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • Ensure that product development strategies and related strategic plans are developed and implemented, which are aligned with the business

    • Maintain an understanding and critically evaluate strategies of competitors and emerging technologies

    • Manage and monitor the entire product lifecycle from initiation through delivery, interfacing with customer on technical matters

    • Plan, schedule, conduct or coordinate detailed phases of work for more complex/high valued projects to ensure effective project management and achievement of key performance indicators

    • Conduct approval of technical concepts and lead the identification of product development opportunities in all product areas and applications to facilitate the discovery of untapped revenue generating areas for Borouge

    • Develop and seek approval for the innovation /IPR strategy for the product group in line with the global standards and Borouge’s strategic objectives.

    • Lead/explore new technologies, and concepts which will enhance the product development processes in order to achieve Borouge’s business objectives

    • Lead the evaluation and adoption of new technologies while exploring new applications to service the unspecified market requirements and to replace existing application to facilitate achievement of cost efficiencies and sustainability.

    Job Requirements

    • PhD  in Polymer Science & Technology or equivalent

    • Expert understanding of Borouge’s products, applications and business strategies

    • Excellent knowledge of polymer technologies, catalysts, and additives

    • Excellent knowledge of plastics processing, testing and analytical techniques

    • Excellent polymer structure – property – application relation knowledge for PE and PP

    • 10-15 years experience in a similar environmen

    • In-depth knowledge of the business trends

    • May have credit for patents, trade secrets and/or disclosures. 

    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

    • Expert knowledge in process equipment, and product development methodologies

    • Conceptual thinking

    • Coaching and mentoring skills

    • Strong analytical skills

    • IT proficiency

    • Good project management skills

    Job Details

    Company/Organization: Abu Dhabi Polymers Company (Borouge), ADNOC Group

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Job Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    Application Deadline: N/A