Senior Consumer Insight & Standards Engineer
R&D
Full Time
Porcia, Italy
2019-02-28

We are currently looking for a Senior Consumer Insight & Standards Engineer to join Fabric Care R&D Team

Your regular day at work:

Every day you will aim to ensure availability of knowledge for standard and consumer-like procedures for all countries where we intend to sell product (following Product line request) as well as best practice diffusion. You will be responsible for internal tests procedures for functionality & customer like evaluation and ensure their validation. Electrolux products strength will be in your hands as you will ensure follow of standards development as well as interface with external laboratories and consumer institutes for evaluation and best practice learning and manage “ standard road map ” collecting information about new directions for international standards and laws.

Your focus will be to:
• promote initiatives for the alignment of the laboratories (for example round robin tests);
• develop  the test manuals for the laboratories, common templates and procedures; 
• support the spraying of “customer approach” through testing method;
• reinforce interface with standards development area and anticipate standard changes proactively supporting development participating in international standardization working groups;
• ensure no changes affecting project timing during Project processes due to standard evolution;
• improve and monitor the quality of the performance laboratories processes at global level;
• share knowledge and information on the standardization and legal requirements in the performances area in different regions;
• provide hints to R&D in view of protecting  technologies (IP dept.) for new development areas from standardization field

You: 
• Influential. You have a vision and a purpose, and you can inspire and influence others to not only share it but apply their abilities to achieve it.
• 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.

Education & Experience:
• Chemical knowledge is a plus 
• Know how in washing and drying technology and Fabric Care product 
• Knowledge on standards development processes 

Languages required:
• English 
• Italian language is considered to be a plus 

Please kindly submit your CV in English