Research Chemist (m/f/x) Rubber-Based PSAs

  • Location: Norderstedt
  • Entry as: Permanent
  • Full-time



 Welcome to tesa. We create adhesive solutions that improve the work, products and lives of our customers. In our domestic market, we are known by 98% of the people. Innovations and new technologies are the core of our success. Not only in homes and offices, but also in smartphones, displays, cars, airplanes or roof-mounted photovoltaic systems: One of tesa’s 7.000 products is probably sticking somewhere around you, often unnoticed, in a wide range of daily applications. tesa holds the world together. We are present in 42 countries with around 5.000 employees, operate 14 plants, production facilities and large technology centers in Europe, Asia and North America. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Beiersdorf AG, we are part of a group with a long tradition, strong values and a good corporate culture.  

Your Tasks

  • Development of technology components based on synthetic or natural rubbers as well as rubber-containing polymer blends for self-adhesive products, in particular for novel processing methods
  • Solution of complex polymer-specific problems in the context of the development of material and technology building blocks
  • Establishment of new raw material and formulation concepts
  • Accompanying the upscaling of new laboratory approaches to pilot plant and production scale

Your Profile

  • PhD in chemistry, obtained at a university or comparable institution of higher education
  • Good English language skills
  • Ability to work scientifically
  • Inventiveness and technological curiosity
  • Team spirit

We offer

  • Attractive remuneration
  • Flexible working
  • Further education and development perspectives
  • Interdisciplinary and cross-departmental career opportunities
  • Occupational pension provision
  • Numerous offers for employees, such as health promotion, sports and leisure activities, employee discounts, and much more (including tesa Bike, the company's own fitness studio, prevention options)