Laboratory Functional Engineer (Senior)
R&D
Full Time
Porcia, Italy
2018-09-30

Influence development of new products at global level

As a Laboratory Functional Engineer (Senior) for the Fabric Care and Dish you will take part in the development of new products at a global level for the R&D department. 

A typical day at work 

You approach your responsibilities proactively and innovatively, with practical sense and operative attitude. Your aim is to define the optimal solutions for cleaning and drying as well as to provide product process instructions for performance testing at a product level. You are in charge of implementation and optimization of cleaning and drying processes supporting the development of new projects and ensuring the achievement of technical targets and compliance with appropriate standards. You use statistics to draw conclusions and work on required documentation.

Your focus will be to: 

• Develop consumer white goods products in a global R&D environment
• Ensure excellent consumer experience using our products for millions of consumers 
• Apply accumulated knowledge from laboratory work to improve product core functionality and performance
• Solve engineering optimization problems
• Contribute to the continues development and improvement of personal and team capabilities and processes
• Define, develop, improve and execute experiments, tests and analysis methods in a laboratory
• Participate in global and cross-functional development teams and projects
• Identify and communicate technical opportunities and risks
• Make and ensure high quality of technical reports and documentation 
 
You:

• Team player. In this role cross-functional collaboration is everything, so you should like to work in groups as well as on your own
• Proactive. You’re not just solving the tasks you are given, you always think ahead
• Good listener and communicator. You will become the spider in the web and work with other Electrolux departments on a daily basis – therefore these attributes are keys for making projects run smoothly
• Flexible. Your environment is dynamically changing

Education & experience:

• Physics / Mechanical / Thermo–Mechanical/ Chemical -engineering  University degree (3-5 years)
• 2-4 years of seniority in the similar position
• DOE design of experiment knowledge and 6-sigma
• Knowledge of laboratory equipment, data acquisitions system, testing procedures and evaluations of results

Languages:

• English is mandatory for this role
• Italian would be an asset 

Please kindly submit your CV in English