Company: 
Idemitsu OLED Materials Europe AG (IOME)
Location: 
Basel, Switzerland

Idemitsu OLED Materials Europe (IOME) is looking for a Team Leader OLED Materials development.

Job Description

  • Your main responsibility is to lead a small team of chemists and technicians towards your project goals
  • You will also designa, synthesize, evaluate and patent OLED materials.
  • You will be responsible for a laboratory technician to support achieving your synthetic goals.
  • You will work in a dynamic (newly created company with challenging business targets),
  • interdisciplinary (chemistry, physics, photophysics, process development,...) and international team (currently 9 different nationalities in the company)
  • You ensure the operability of the lab, tools and equipment (management of Standard Operating Procedure SOP and laboratory processes)
  • You will document and present research/development results internally or to our customers
  • You develop new materials or concepts that match our customer requirements

Your profile:

  • You have earned an outstanding PhD degree in organic chemistry (preferably on Organic semiconductor materials)
  • You already have academic and/or professional experience (min. 5 years) preferably with a focus on OLED material development
  • Project management experience is required
  • Experience in patent evaluation, generation of IP and knowledge in the rational design of target molecules are beneficial
  • Strong IT skills is preferable (Windows, Office, Origin, spotfire,...)
  • You are able to work in a result driven environment with strong customer focus, flexible to change priorities and work with tight deadlines
  • You enjoy working in international teams and you are keen to expand your area of expertise.
  • You have an entrepreneurially acting, energetic and innovative personality
  • You have good communication skills and enjoy working in a team
  • English spoken and written is a must

About Idemitsu OLED Materials Europe AG

  • IOME is a newly created subsidiary of Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd. based in Basel, Switzerland
  • Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd., is one of the world leaders in research of OLED materials. Globally the core businesses include: oil refining, manufacturing and sales of petroleum products and petrochemicals; extraction of natural resources (oil and coal); development of performance materials (lubricants, functional chemicals and electronic materials)
  • The mission of IOME is to develop advanced materials for future generations of OLED displays. We are building a multinational team, mixing young talents and experienced researchers, from all over Europe and beyond
  • IOME place employees and their competencies at the center of the company, providing them autonomy, independence and a development path
Contact details: 
felicitas.dietwiler@idemitsu.com