Design And Development Chemist (Edge Colours)

Confidential Company - Masr Al Qadima, Cairo

Applicants for
2 open positions
Experience Needed:
3 to 4 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Arabic, English
2 open positions
Travel Frequency:
Up to 25% travel
About the Job

A leading chemical manufacturer specialized in printing and packaging chemical products. The first inkjet ink manufacturer in MENA region. Our experience exceeds 15 years in R&D, product designing, manufacturing, sales and distribution. We are globally recognized by International markets.

A rewarding place where the focus is on continuous learning and growth.

Job Summary

Participates in both research-focused projects and technical support projects to foster new product innovation and providing product improvement.

Duties and Responsibilities

Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Maintains accurate notes and documentation of all analyses for all projects. Provides information in a usable format and uses quality methods to meet or exceed timelines.
  • Works directly on various product development, competitive product analysis and process improvement projects.
  • Prepares reports for presentation to RD group, management and/or customers.
  • Scales up products from lab to manufacturing and interfaces with the Production and Quality Control Departments.
  • Responsible for development of analytical methods for new and existing products.
  • Works with Product/Account Managers on customer support, development of pretreatment cycles and/or specially formulated products to meet a customer's specific requirement.
  • Provides technical assistance to customers and distributors. Assists in troubleshooting processes.
  • Travels to customer to assist with product installation and troubleshooting as needed.
  • Maintains adequate inventory of analytical reagents and supplies to be used in the testing processes and laboratory.
  • Responsible for the calibration and maintenance of laboratory instruments.
  • Maintains lab organization, files and cleanliness.
  • Maintains a high level of accurate analytical procedures to provide meaningful results and conclusions for experiments.
  • Travel may be required and may include multiple day/night duration.
Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, / Master Degree in Chemistry (Coatings & Inks Field Master is preferred)

Computer Skills:

  • MS Microsoft: Excellent
  • MS Project: Good

Knowledge, Skills and Other Abilities:

  • Good Leadership and Communication Skills
  • Creative Thinking
  • Good Research Skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as lead a team
  • Cooperative team member
  • Goal oriented
Industry: Chemicals