Position Title:  Senior Innovation Specialist

Location: 

Jiangsu, CN, 215122

Job Category:  Research and Development
Shift:  Shift 1
Full Time / Part Time:  Full-Time
Job Level:  Individual Contributor
Approximate Travel:  10%
Job Description: 

Summary:

This role is responsible for leading technology and product development activities. This position participates on product development teams, conducts lab experiments and testing, and coordinates scale up trials including the transfer of technology to divisions. 

Essential Functions:

  • Participates in product development.
  • Assists with documenting standard operating procedures.
  • Designs and conducts lab experiments and testing.
  • Learns and sets up new testing methods required for product development.
  • Solves most experimental problems with limited assistance from supervisor or others.
  • Supports scale up trials and participates in activities to transfer technology to divisions. 
  • Provides reports, including data, observations, analysis and basic conclusions and recommendations to the supervisor and a wider audience.
  • Assists with the maintenance of laboratory equipment and safety.
  • Trains others on equipment usage and experiment and testing processes.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent. May consider equivalent work experience in lieu of education
  • 4+ years of technical experience in a similar industry
  • Data analysis and problem resolution capabilities
  • Manage equipment following standard operating procedures
Additional Qualification Details:  No additional requirement needed

Who We Are and What We Are All About:

Rogers Corporation makes tomorrow's innovations possible. Help build a cleaner, safer and more connected world with a career at Rogers, where we make tomorrow’s innovations possible. We rely on a talented workforce to develop our cutting edge, market-leading material technologies. Our global team develops innovative specialty materials and components that enable technology in a wide array of high-growth markets. Our customers expect high performance and reliability, so we are always looking for people who can improve processes, get results and represent a best-in-class organization. People are at the heart of all our operations, and we encourage our employees to act with integrity, creativity and excellence to help drive results worldwide.

Why Work for Rogers:

It is our commitment to get “Results, but Results the Right Way.” Rogers offers an exceptional work environment and a value-driven culture modeled by leadership. Employees have access to developmental opportunities as well as top-notch benefits and incentive programs. Come join a winning team!

Rogers Corporation provides equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

About Rogers Corporation:

At Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG), we're changing how the world uses technology. We are a global leader in materials technology and manufacturing, producing engineered materials to power, protect and connect our world. With nearly 200 years of materials science and engineering experience, Rogers delivers high-performance solutions that enable global Advanced Electronics Solutions and Elastomeric Material Solutions, as well as other technologies where reliability is critical. Rogers enables the world’s leading innovators to achieve greater performance, speed to market and reliability through our renowned technical solutions support, problem-solving and application engineering capabilities. Rogers delivers market-leading solutions for energy-efficient motor drives, vehicle electrification and alternative energy, sealing, vibration management, and impact protection in mobile devices, transportation interiors, industrial equipment and performance apparel, wireless infrastructure and automotive safety and radar systems. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona (USA), Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, China, Germany, Belgium, Hungary and South Korea, with joint ventures and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.rogerscorp.com.