Advanced R&D Engineer/Scientist
Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: January 26, 2023
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When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our global team of
thinkers, innovators, dreamers and doers who make the things that
make the future.
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way, keeping buildings smart and safe and even making it possible
to breathe on Mars.
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That's why all of our employees enjoy access to dynamic career
opportunities across different fields and industries.
Are you ready to help us make the future?
This position is within Advanced & Applied Technology chartered for
R&D and will be based in Des Plaines, IL. The work will include
hands-on laboratory experiments, piloting / scale-up, and analysis
& simulation. This position is responsible for a variety of tasks
that require the use and application of advanced scientific methods
and tools in order to advance the technical expertise and products
of Honeywell Aerospace, at a professional level. Under limited
supervision, the Scientist uses deep technical knowledge to
complete projects and provide high-impact results. Specific areas
include, but are not limited to, the development of catalysts,
membranes, adsorbents, coatings, composites, and other advanced
materials, and also includes the development of processes necessary
to manufacture these materials into Honeywell Aerospace products.
The successful candidate will work in teams, develop, execute, and
communicate a recommended project plan as part of a larger
cross-functional team (including marketing, engineering, and
manufacturing) and external customers.
Plan and execute R&D projects as project leader or team
Complete tasks within planned schedule and budget
Develop technology to Technology Readiness Level 6 and successfully
transition to Engineering and Manufacturing organizations
Conduct project documentation and virtual programmatic/technical
reviews across multiple sites
Capture intellectual property with patents and trade secrets
Generate proposals and technology roadmaps with internal or
Contribute to our world-class safety and environmental stewardship
program by always operating in a safety-conscious manner.
Develop technology that provides competitive advantages at the
component and system levels
Share knowledge with technical community and business units
Convince others within the organization where strong interest
exists to accept new concepts, practices, and approaches
- Apply learning and knowledge to multiple product lines YOU MUST
Master of Science degree in:
5+ years' experience in R&D of catalysis, materials and
processing and testing
Must be a US Citizen or currently a Legal Permanent Resident due to
export compliance and contractual requirements.
PhD degree in Chemistry and/or Chemical Eng
Strong understanding of fundamentals of catalysis
Hands-on experience with broad range of material types, procedure
development, test stand/apparatus design and fabrication, and
Experience with process design and control of liquid and gas
Experience with modeling and simulation techniques (e.g. Matlab,
CHEMKIN, ASPEN, etc.)
Enthusiastic with a commitment to excellence
Hands-on person who possesses the sense of urgency and drive to
Team oriented; enthusiastic about working on interdisciplinary
Good written and oral communication skills
Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision
- Fosters an open, honest, collaborative, and respectful and
- Willingness to learn new technologies
- Eagerness to get involved in hands-on work
- Understanding of industry standards
- JOB ID: HRD177521
- Category: Engineering
- Location: 50 E Algonquin Rd,Des Plaines,Illinois United
- Due to US export control laws, must be a US citizen, permanent
resident or have protected status. Engineering (GLOBAL)
Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants
will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color,
national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, disability,
nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.
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