Research & Development

Technology Developer (m/w/d) Releasable Adhesives

What you will do

The Novel & Functional Materials laboratory is driving manifold developments in the area of functional adhesives and coatings. In an international environment novel materials and technologies are utilized to realize innovative tesa products. The position is focused on releasable adhesives for improving sustainability of adhesive bonding (debonding on demand).

  • Ideate and utilize novel chemical and physical concepts for debonding of adhesive bonds
  • Develop products and processes on the basis of proven debonding concepts
  • Investigate and implement physical activation methods for release of adhesive bonds
  • Set up and run relevant application tests to characterize debonding properties of adhesive tapes
  • Initiate and manage R&D-projects
  • Cooperate with external partners from science and industry
  • Contribute to intellectual property rights mangement related to debonding on demand

What you will need

  • University degree in Chemistry, Material Science or Engineering (with focus on Material Science)
  • Professional experience in the field of polymer- or adhesive technology as well as related material know-how, advantageously also in the field of debonding on demand
  • Solid practical know-how in the area of polymer compound development
  • Strong problem solving skills and an innovative attitude
  • Team spirit and service mentality
  • Full professional proficiency English, German language skills appreciated

What you can expect

At tesa, we create sustainable adhesive solutions that improve the work, products and lives of our customers.

How we do it? At tesa, we dare to create! Therefore, we team up, we challenge ourselves and we set the pace. But we don’t just do that somehow. We act responsibly and always focus on our customers. Because only then we are able to achieve our goals and continuously improve our results.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and regard diversity as important for our long-term success. We expressly reject all forms of direct and indirect discrimination. All qualified applicants will be equally considered for employment regardless of their national origin, background, personal preferences and believes.

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If you want to find out more about tesa please visit us on our corporate web-page and social media.

We offer:

  • Attractive remuneration
  • Flexible working
  • Further education and development perspectives
  • Interdisciplinary and cross-departmental career opportunities
  • Occupational pension provision
  • Numerous offers for employees, such as health promotion, sports and leisure activities, employee discounts, and much more (including tesa Bike, the company's own fitness studio, prevention options)

Do you think tesa?

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