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Product Development Chemist / Engineer (human)

Heubach Group is a leading global provider of comprehensive color solutions, supplying a broad portfolio of organic, inorganic, and anti-corrosive pigments, pigment preparations, dyes, colorants and specialty materials. The Company is a technological and quality leader and operates its global business from 19 manufacturing facilities across Europe, the Americas, Asia and Africa, employing approximately 3,000 people worldwide.


We see the responsible use of resources, but above all the promotion and development of our employees, as key to our Company's success.


Since the beginning of 2022, the Heubach Group has brought together two of the industry's leading color innovators – Heubach and Clariant's Global Colorants Business. We are passionate about color and proud of a tradition that stretches back over 200 years. We are full of energy to grow and build a global industry leader. 


We are looking for open-minded and passionate people to make the world more colorful.  


We are looking for a


Development Chemist / Engineer (human) in Tianjin ,China

Elevator pitch: The Product Development work is important for our business & currently the team is overdue, the replacement is absolutely necessary.No one can succeed in this role or combine the role across units.  We need the replacement to join our team ASAP to continue the ongoing and/or new development work, to avoid any delay due to people lack.

You will be responsible for:


  • Initiating & carrying out laboratory trials, taking account of environmental, safety, occupational safety and industrial hygiene regulations.
  • Ensuring the initial evaluation of the trials and conducting a meaningful analysis, especially taking into consideration production.
  • Supporting the specialist departments in conducting the application testing of products and cooperating in selecting suitable test methods. Interpreting the results of laboratory trials for optimizing the desired application properties.
  • Preparation of complete and detailed laboratory specifications cost estimates. Devising laboratory trials for optimizing quality and yield and ensuring or documenting the trial results in accordance with internal guidelines.
  • Putting products into production by following the progress of trial production runs. Planning, assistance in process development and development of alternatives in consultation with the plant management.
  • Assisting in dealing with complaints and quality problems by employing product know-how by conducting suitable tests.                                                                                                              
  • Listing of specifications for raw materials. Identification of sources and negotiating on the manufacture of raw materials in cooperation with Purchasing. Identification of possible alternatives and their investigation for components that affect product quality.
  • Participation, together with Marketing, in customer visits providing expert consultation with the aim of identifying product requirements from the customer's.                                                                                                                                                                   
  • Management of the assigned products in the production plant including the manufacturing processes and quality control. Identifies quality process parameters and optimizes these specifically to achieve the necessary quality and cost-effectiveness targets.                                                                                                                       


What We Are Looking For:


Business experience:

  • Education:  Bachelor or above, Chemistry related.                                                                   
  • Languages: Mandarin & English. Sufficient English and computer skills.                                                                                         
  • Professional experience: 2 years or above experience in chemical laboratory, development position preferred.                                      

Additional Qualifications:

  • Personality:
    Serious & highly responsible in work.
    Excellent team work handler.
    Full of research & study enthusiasm.
  • Knowledge: Sufficient relevant knowledge;  High study capability.


We offer:


  • An exciting, versatile and challenging work environment
  • A high degree of flexibility in your activities and tasks
  • Tailored training to support your development needs



If you are ready to take the challenge at Heubach and the job description inspires you and corresponds to your qualification, we are happy to receive your application.

If you have any questions regarding this particular role or other career opportunities within the Heubach Group, you can directly reach out to Stefan Hamacher – Stefan.hamacher@heubach.com



  • Mode: Full Time
  • Country: China
  • City: Tianjin
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