Technical Service Consultant, Hytrel (Job Number: TEC00001438)

  • Full-Time
  • Meyrin



DuPont TS&D have an opening for a Product Technical Specialist to work on their Hytrel® Thermoplastic polyester elastomer product platform and application related technical matters within the market segment of Speciality Polymers in EMEA. The person will work with the TS&D department and Application Development, Marketing & Sales teams, Product Management, R&D teams, and external customers to develop new applications solve application related issues and provide technical support and training internally & externally.

Key responsibilities

  • Responsibility for the Hytrel® product line in relation to mechanical-physical characterization, processing recommendations, application relevant testing and collection of technical information
  • Providing data packages for product launches and conducting competitive surveys
  • Customer service in the context of part design, tool design, processing and prototyping
  • Conducting technical programs in collaboration with the Application Development & Marketing and Sales teams, and the European Technical Team
  • Identify productivity and quality improvement measures at the customer – observing, evaluating and validating technical trends and new process methods relevant for the processing of thermoplastic elastomer resins
  • Lead new product developments in collaboration with R&D, Application Development, Marketing and Operations
  • Collaborate closely with customers on new products, new applications and technical matters


  • University education in mechanical engineering
  • Minimum of 5 to 7 years’ experience of polymer related materials and their processing methods
  • Fluent in English, a working understanding of German would be beneficial
  • Ability to analyze, interpret and communicate technical matters
  • Basic knowledge of statistical methods and IT tools (MS-Windows), a 6 Sigma background will be an advantage
  • Proficiency in testing methodologies, polymer chemistry. Familiarity of CAE/process simulation tools would be a plus. i.e. Moldflow®
  • Ability to work independently and in teams, across functions/regions and with customers
  • Strong teamwork, interpersonal and self-managing skills
  • Experience with direct customer interactions is an asset
  • Good presentation skills, able to adapt the communication content to the target audience
  • Flexibility to travel (~25%) to customers and internal appointments
  • Location: European Technical Center, Geneva, Switzerland


  •  Research & Development

Primary Location

  •  EMEA-Switzerland-Geneva-Meyrin


Contact Name: Yuliia Shynkarenko

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