In a world with increasing water shortage and contamination challenges, Nalco Water, an Ecolab company, helps customers conserve more than 161 billion gallons of water each year. We work with customers across the world to reduce, reuse, and recycle their water while protecting their systems and equipment.
Ecolab is seeking a Principal Microbiologist to develop new technologies in water treatment satisfying both business and customer needs. In this role you will be responsible for performing and leading research, development and problem-solving projects to enable new product/technology development. You will work closely with business team and global RD&E team to design, execute and communicate results. We are looking for candidates who are self-motivated and result-oriented, are creative problem solvers, are team players with good communication skills and collaborative mindset.
This job position is in Shanghai.
What’s in it For You:
The opportunity to take on some of the world’s most meaningful challenges, helping customers achieve clean water, safe food, abundant energy and healthy environments
The ability to make an impact and shape your career with a company that is passionate about growth
Access to best in class resources, tools and technology
A Dynamic RD&E Opportunity
Partner with business and marketing teams to gain customer insight, and uncover customer needs which turn into new products or new technology requirements
Utilize scientific, project management, design excellence, to assignments where precedents may or may not exist
Carve out a long-term, rewarding career in RD&E
B.S. in Chemistry, Material Science, Polymer Science, Microbiology, or related background
B.S. with 6 years of research experience; or M.S. with 3 years of research experience; or Ph.D. with 1 year of work experience
Solid oral and written communication skills in both English and Chinese
Prior experience in Water Treatment
Strong problem-solving skills
Gool learning agility
Fluent in English and Chinese
Internal Number: R00076154
About Nalco Water, An Ecolab Company
A trusted partner at more than one million customer locations, Ecolab (ECL) is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services that protect people and vital resources. With 2016 sales of $13 billion and 48,000 associates, Ecolab delivers comprehensive solutions and on-site service to promote safe food, maintain clean environments, optimize water and energy use and improve operational efficiencies for customers in the food, healthcare, energy, hospitality and industrial markets in more than 170 countries around the world.