Siemens Senior Methods Development Chemist - TX in Houston, Texas

Senior Methods Development Chemist - TX

Locations:Houston, Texas

Job Family: Engineering

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Job Description

Division: Process Industries and Drives

Business Unit: Process Automation

Requisition Number: 231521

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Houston

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Senior level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 10%

Job Description:

Siemens US Talent Acquisition

Position Overview

Are you ready to design/develop gas chromatography analyses on a process gas chromatograph? Siemens Industry, Inc's Analytical Products and Solutions Business Unit has an immediate opening for a senior level Analytical Methods Development chemist for the Houston, TX facility. The successful candidate will possess, as a minimum, the requirements listed below in the Knowledge/Skills section which are necessary to provide process gas chromatographic solutions to meet customer requirements as well as be comfortable in working in a team environment.

In this role, the successful candidate will apply themselves to define the analytical hardware and operating conditions required to accomplish complex customer requested analyses through gas chromatographic methodologies such as parallel chromatography. The chemist will work with team engineers to develop production drawings as well as develop new analytical methods as needed. Method development will consist of in part, determining appropriate gas chromatographic column combinations while optimizing parameters such as carrier flows and application temperatures through experimentation.

As a senior level chemist, support of Sales and Marketing through developing new supportive applications such as those required for environmental compliance will also be part of this position’s scope in addition to mentoring manufacturing technicians performing full product testing.


  • On-job safety

  • Development of process gaschromatographic solutions

  • Implementation of Lean practices

  • Assist in standardization of workprocesses

  • Specify chromatographic designs forproduction orders

  • Interface with internal/externalcustomers

  • Testing of designed solutions in aproduction environment

  • Support and development ofSales/Marketing initiated GC solutions

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education,and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, ACSaccredited

  • Core experiences with analyticalchemistry

  • 5-8+yrs experience ofdemonstrated proficiency with gas and/or liquid chromatography methoddevelopment

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications

  • Effective communication skills including technical writing

  • Strong technical skills

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education,and Experience

  • 5-8+yrs experience of demonstrated proficiency with multidimensionalchromatography theory and method development implementation

  • Hands-on experience with Process GasChromatographs (PGC)

  • Experience with Visual Basic (orequivalent) and database concepts

  • Familiarity with SAP

  • Lean/6S skills

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