Axalta Coating Systems is seeking an experienced Dispersion Scientist with a strong background in formulation, pigments, rheology, and colloid science to join our global Research and Development organization. Ideal candidates would also have experience with dispersion processing from lab to production scale. The scientist will collaborate with other functions within the technology organization to develop new or improved pigment dispersions for our OEM, refinish, and liquid industrial coating systems. They also work closely with resources in marketing, manufacturing, color formula development and sourcing to identify business needs and help define the pigments and testing necessary required to support the business goals. The scientist will be visible to a wide range of global leaders and experts; ability to communicate effectively across multiple functions and organization levels is required.
The successful candidate will join Axalta’s Global Innovation Center (GIC) in Philadelphia, PA. The GIC group develops high performance coatings for the Transportation, Refinish, and General Industrial markets.
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