Process Research Engineer

ExxonMobil - Clinton, NJ (30+ days ago)4.0


Process Research Engineer provides technical support for manufacturing, project development and licensee based work in the area of fuels and lubes hydroprocessing.

Job Role Responsibilities

Provide process and technical support for projects, ExxonMobil and Licensing manufacturing sites
Responsible for supporting catalyst selection, taking into account unit objectives, catalyst cost, and previous unit performance
Responsible for designing pilot plant experiments to meet project objectives
Responsible for feed and product analysis utilizing laboratory capabilities
Responsible for data analysis and documentation
Works effectively with refinery contacts, catalyst vendors, technology and business functions to evaluate and select most effective vendor and proprietary catalyst system
Coordinates risk value assessments for new catalyst applications
Responsible for program planning, execution, and delivery, matching expectations and budget needs
Effectively applies work practices to progress deliverables and works effectively with others to support deployment at a commercial site
Identifies resources and skills to carry out technical objectives, works effectively across multiple skill levels, and mentors less experienced team members
Actively seeks cost effective technology solutions for refinery application, keeps abreast of internal and 3rd party technologies
Member of pilot plant Reliability and Continuous Improvement Team
Expected Level of Proficiency

BS degree in Chemical Engineering
Understanding of solvent processes, including extraction, dewaxing and deasphalting
Understanding of catalytic hydroprocessing, including hydrocracking, hydrotreating, and catalytic dewaxing
Knowledgeable of pilot plant operation, best practices, and trouble shooting
Understanding of catalysts and catalytic processes
Strong analytical and communication skills
Demonstrated leadership skills
Working knowledge of product quality assurance
Understanding of process and equipment design
Experience in managing projects
Experience in interfacing with 3rd Parties

Alternate Location: United States : Clinton, New Jersey

ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey
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