Job Responsibilities • Abide by all safety and security procedures and practices • Operate analytical instruments and/or polymer processing equipment. Record data accurately and comply with relevant company and legal requirements • Provide accurate data in form of test report with high level of data quality • Ensure reliable equipment operation; report if equipment reliability, accuracy or calibration is under suspicion • Technical understanding of projects proposals and objectives. Recommend and apply appropriate test methods • Work in partnership with Research Scientists and equipment owners to develop and implement characterization/testing programs Requirements of Candidates • Minimum B.S. in Chemistry, Physics, Material Science or related field • Strong reading / writing skills in English; proficient in speaking English • Fully support and participate in personal and data integrity and work ethics • Utilize safe work practices, actively participate in safety activities, and understand safety policies and documentation • Good interpersonal and teamwork skills • Strong problem-solving skills, including literature review, learning new techniques, raising questions • Attention to detail and accuracy • Computer skills including Excel. Ability to quickly understand and utilize new software applications in the areas of data acquisition/manipulation and specimen submission/tracking • Physical conditions should meet requirements for such position according to industry practice Desired skills • Experienced in operating polymer characterization instruments (e.g., FTIR, DSC, TGA, Rheometer, DMTA, optical microscopes, AFM, SEM and GP, etc.) • Experienced in operating polymer processing equipment (e.g., mixers, extruders, injection molding, compression molding, etc.) • Knowledge to use advanced data treatment software (e.g., OriginPro, MatLAB, ImagePro, etc.) Office Location (City) AP-NA - Shanghai Affiliate: ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Research & Development Co., Ltd.