Laboratory Engineer
R&D
Full Time
Santiago, Chile
2021-12-02

Drive the kind of innovation others can only dream of.

Santiago - Chile

By creating desirable solutions and great experiences that enrich people’s daily lives and the health of our planet, we want to be a driving force in delivering enjoyable and sustainable living. At Electrolux, we shape living for the better.

And we employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds – not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and career.electroluxgroup.com to learn more.

We're currently looking for our new Laboratory Engineer, who will be responsible for the realization of tests during several stages of product development. 

A typical day at work

For more than one hundred years now, we’ve been working at the forefront of shaping living for the better, developing products that meet people’s demands in terms of taste, care and wellbeing. But as consumer needs and wants continue to evolve, we have even more work to do. So not only are we in the best position to understand emerging needs and deliver life enhancing solutions, we’re the best place for you to bring your potential to life.

As Laboratory Engineer, you will help our purpose by being in charge of product tests. Within the R&D team, you will be part of a group of engineers and technicians working together in order to launch new products on the market, striving to implement new tecnologies, to improve quality and to achieve compliance with Chilean laws and standards. You role will be determinant to ensure conformity with Electrolux's certification process. 

You will execute product testing of key functionality, ensuring all products meet Electrolux's quality and safety standards, as well as the standards demanded by national and regional law. You will also be expected to provide opinions and collaborate with the area's leadership team in the decision-making process, presenting data about results whenever necessary. 

Moreover, you will be responsible for identify opportunities for improvement in products and in our testing processes, working in a preventive approach alongside the rest of the R&D team. Contributing to our search for continuous improvement, you will be expected to developing new test methods in order to comply with our evolving needs. 

As part of the culture of continuous improvement, you will be involved in Lean Thinking projects and activities (EMS/C2W).

Who are you?

- Innovative: you're able to use your skills to adjust your way of doing work, always aiming for continuous improvement;
- Systematic: you're detail-oriented, have good critical skills, and you're able to analyze a situation, identifying problems and proposing solutions;
- Agile: you are proactive and diligent, and you can adapt easily and decisively to changes, focusing on the delivery of results in the agreed-upon deadlines;
- Communicative: you can apprehend and deliver information with clarity, adapting to different situations and speakers. 

 

Minimum Qualification

- Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Electromechanical);
- Experience with testing methodologies;
- Knowledge of test reports;
- Proficiency in simulation of mechanical modifications;
- Intermediate Office skills; 
- Advanced English;
- Portuguese is a plus.

As part of Electrolux, we will continuously invest in you and your development. There are no barriers to where your career could take you.

Apply now

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'