Engineer, Electrification Business Development, Automotive Segment
Sittard, Netherlands
5 dagen geleden

From making cars and planes more fuel-efficient, to helping conserve the world’s water supply and enabling colourful smartphone cases, we manufacture on a global scale in the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific.

In Europe, SABIC employs over 5,000 professionals and is running 6 world-scale production sites and 4 technology & innovation centers.

Based upon this strong fundament, we are a key producer of olefins, polyolefin, engineering thermoplastics resins, films and sheets.

Engineer, Electrification Business Development, Automotive Segment


SABIC Petchem Automotive is now hiring an ambitious Engineer, Electrification Business Development, Automotive Segment for boosting the Business Development activities into the European Electrical Vehicle market.

The candidate will enjoy working in a multicultural environment and in cross-multidisciplinary teams.

The Automotive Segment is a global team with dedicated resources in each pole and customer centricity as a pillar.


This position holder will focus her / his effort on new business development project at new and / or existing Tiers and OEM’s in close cooperation with Commercial, Marketing and T&I teams.

Main responsibilities :

Identifying market needs & trends, sharing with Industry Marketing & Product Management

Identifying new business opportunities at new and / or existing customers

Acquiring application development projects at developing and producing customer base

Executing projects including product, process and application validation

Supporting application validation projects by Industry Marketing at customer base

Maintaining targets & projects in the company’s business systems

Building and sharing application, product, processing and characterization know how


Minimum Requirements :

Degree in E&E, Mechanical Engineering or Polymer Chemistry or equivalent (MSc is preferred)

10+ years of experience in business development and technical role concerning polymers, processing or design in E&E and / or Automotive market.

Ability to lead, direct, guide, plan & develop new projects and programs at customers.

Having good communication skills, being goal oriented, decisive and focused.

Enjoying a multicultural environment and working in multidisciplinary cross teams.

Willing to serve customers outside the home base.

High networking capabilities

Confident, Initiative and self-starting attitude, high energy and speed

Fluent in English. French and / or German language is a plus.

Desired Requirements :

Knowledge and experience in Battery chemistry, design and manufacturing.

Knowledge and experience with Polyolefin and / or Engineering thermoplastic material

Six Sigma Green Belt or (Master) Black Belt certification

MBA degree.

  • It is a full time position, which can be performed in home office from any location in Europe where SABIC entity is present.
  • WHAT WE OFFER : At SABIC, we create the conditions for our talent to flourish : fulfilling work environments, state-of-the-art technology and the empowerment you need.

    As a SABIC employee, you will benefit from career opportunities that are accompanied by an attractive package and benefits.

    You will have access to comprehensive training and development programs which are among the best in the Petrochemical industry.

    Furthermore, you will be offered opportunities in a diversity of disciplines and locations worldwide.

    Information for Recruitment Agencies :

    Sabic as well as all related entities (in the following Sabic) do not accept any candidate submission from unsolicited third parties.

    Candidates presented by unsolicited third parties (such as recruitment agencies, head hunters etc.), will not be entered into the recruitment process and will not be considered further.

    Further on, no contractual relationship will result out of such a submission between Sabic and a third party. Sabic is not obligated nor willing to pay any fee to third parties submitting candidates in this manner.

    Data Processing : Sabic (the Group) are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to providing equal access to employment opportunities to all prospective employees within the recruitment process.

    The Group complies with and supports all national and local laws pertaining to non-discrimination. Please note that the Group is supported by Serendi for Talent Acquisition Services.

    As their Recruitment Process Outsourcing provider Serendi is exclusively in charge of the above-mentioned position. Your data is handled according to the compliance guidelines of the Group.

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