R&D Chemist (Color Lens Technology)

People Profilers Pte Ltd| Date Posted: 23-Nov-2020
EA Licence No: 02C4944|EA Personal Registration No: R1111375
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Job Nature:
Position Level:
Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

The Role:

  • Formulate new and existing inks based on customer, company and market needs in order to satisfy customer and market expectations
  • Synthesis and characterization of ink components as needed in order to bring new and or improved colored contact lenses to market
  • Perform lab bench work testing raw materials, intermediates and formulated inks in order to ensure product quality and consistency
  • Work with QA, Engineering, and manufacturing as needed in order to identify and resolve issues responsible for product defects (examples: printing defects, damaged contact lens).
  • Engage with raw material vendors in procurement of materials and equipment in order to ensure quality and an uninterrupted supply of materials used in printing inks
  • Ability to differentiate color nuances by eye in order to identify out of specification inks and variations in printing performance
  • Mechanical aptitude for working with and adjusting equipment in order to ensure intended color images are transferred to targeted location of a contact lens
  • Assist in the scale up process from lab to commercial production in order to support new product launches
  • Develop a working knowledge of available analytical and physical testing equipment
  • Maintain accurate product development records and data files in order to protect and preserve technology
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment in order to prevent mistakes and accidents.
  • Other projects/duties as assigned in order to ensure necessary tasks within R&D and other departments are completed on time.

The Requirements:

  • BS degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering or related science with working experience in coloured contact lens manufacturing/colour mixing. 

  • Knowledge and experience in working with printing inks and or coatings.

  • Knowledge of statistical methods and their application to laboratory measurements, and in evaluating product and process performance. 

  • Proficient in the use of MS Excel for analysis of laboratory data.  An ability to communicate, present and report results using MS Power Point is also necessary.

  • All Successful candidates can expect a very competitive remuneration package and a comprehensive range of benefits.

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People Profilers Pte Ltd

Tel:   6950 9753

EA Registration Number: R1111375

EA licence number 02C4944

EA Personnel: Lee Hui En Ashley

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