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Process Development Engineer / Chemisch Technoloog


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Over de functie

Yacht has a current vacancy for the position Process Development Engineer at DSM, Geleen.
As Process Development Engineer, you will work in a multi-disciplinary team to improve DSM solar materials and their processing. Your main task is to develop a reliable and affordable process to coat already installed modules on location with DSM’s AR (anti-reflective) coating in cooperation with the current project team.

Your tasks and responsibilities among other are:

  • Test the feasibility of the coating processes with DSM solar materials wrt process-ability and material properties;
  • Report and advise about the findings;
  • Investigate process windows of the processes and translate this into operating procedures and technical packages;
  • Use product and process tools such as risk analysis (FMEA), statistical design, analysis techniques and testing protocols;
  • Support outdoor coating trials on customer location;
  • Collaborate with the project team, equipment suppliers and service providers to set up joint R&D activities to solve technical issues.


We are looking for a candidate with the following profile:

  • A technical BSc background (Physics, Applied Science, Chemical or comparable).
  • Preferably at least 5 years of experience in process development. Preferably in (spray) coating technologies.
  • Hands on mentality. Eager to improve processes and products by analyzing, experimenting and reporting of the results.
  • Can work with engineering partners and contractors to organize basic engineering of processes
  • Team player, show initiative, inspire your environment, and you don't let go until the job is done.
  • Knowledge of quality systems and process requirements in correlation to the product.
  • Reporting skills (in English) at a good level.
  • Willing to travel.


Naast een interessante uitdaging bieden wij een uitstekend salaris. Daarnaast heb je de mogelijkheid om gebruik te maken van en collectieve ziektekostenverzekering, een marktconforme pensioenregeling en ruime ontwikkelingsmogelijkheden. Wij streven ernaar om de arbeidsovereenkomst af te stemmen met de wensen van onze medewerkers.


For over 100 years DSM has dedicated resources to research, development, and production techniques, leading us to create some of the world’s finest coatings, fibers and plastics. An important innovation area is the solar PV market. DSM is developing innovative breakthrough technologies to boost the cost/performance ratio of solar energy systems. DSM Advanced Solar (DAS) is a leading solar photovoltaic (PV) materials supplier, delivering anti-reflective and anti-soiling coatings, and advanced back sheets to PV module makers. DAS is building on this strong position to develop and deliver additional materials and technologies to module makers as well as downstream players in the value chain. DAS has technical support teams and application development hubs in both Europe and China that can offer module producers direct – and personal – design and process support around the world.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Simon Hozi via telefoonnummer 06-23247281

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