Senior Research Engineer

In Stora Enso Biomaterials, we develop innovative and sustainable solutions enhancing the well-being of the people and the planet. Inspired by the way people live and act, we constantly rethink status-quos across different sectors starting from renewable feedstock that does not compete with food. By integrating breakthrough innovations from our research to our mills, we transform ideas into tangible and game changing solutions. We have global presence with operations in Brazil, Finland, Laos, Sweden, United States and Uruguay. The Division’s Innovation function has a key role in developing new applications and solutions addressing well identified customer needs. The newly established Innovation Centre in Stockholm hosts versatile talents in research & development and business development working together to reach our ambitious goals. The Innovation Centre for Biomaterials is now looking for a Senior Research Engineer. You will join a growing team of process engineers thatreports to the Director R&D.

Stockholms län
Teknik, Naturvetenskap
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An interesting and challenging job

You will develop and design new process concepts/product concepts around our  focus areas of biobased chemicals, biomass separation, pulp, cellulose conversion and lignin by applying the best available know-how. You will lead the techno-economic assessment of external opportunities related to our focus areas and beyond. You will give support in the business and marketing projects in understanding the market needs and translating them into technical concepts. You will coach 1-2 laboratory engineers in technical management and lead junior researchers.



PhD, PDEng or Master of Science in (bio)chemical engineering plus 4-5 years industrial R&D experience. You have been working within the (applied) chemical or industrial biotech industry. You have proven experience in R&D project planning and management. You have experience in at least one of our focus areas. . You combine modeling skills with a hands on mentality to validate or coordinate the validation of your models and assumptions in the lab, at pilot or at industrial scale. You have strong customer and business focus and are fluent in English. We need a creative team player who is communicative, analytical, innovative and pedagogic.



For more information about the position:

Dirk den Ouden, Director Global technology Scouting, +46 73 071 9323,

Information about the company and HR-related issues

HR-.specialist Karin Floser +46 70864 14,


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