The Estee Lauder Companies Manager, Package Testing and Analytical Methods Development in Melville, New York

Manager, Package Testing and Analytical Methods Development

Brand: Estée Lauder Companies Corporate Departments

Description


Use of Material Science expertise to

study, evaluate, test, and confirm feasibility for use in package-product

systems


Develop Technical models and

implement predictive analytical test methods in upfront development.


Provide technical expertise to

various depts. within the organization including Pkg Dev, R&D, MFG, &

QA,


Coach analysts on team to perform

predictive analytical testing and final package testing.


In partnership with manager, develop,

issue and maintain standardized package test procedures for package/product

evaluations.


Analyze need for new test equipment

and develop programs to acquire same, as appropriate.

In

partnership with Pkg Dev, QA, Suppli ers ,

R&D, participate in problem solving efforts on failed test results or analysis

of consumer complaints, as appropriate.


Develop Technical models defining

physical and chemical mechanisms in package-product performance


Implement predictive failure

analyses/protocols by enhancing lab testing and characterization capabilities

upstream


Support Pkg. Testing analysts in elevating

their technical expertise in materials and developing analytical capabilities


Ensure laboratory practices and package

testing procedures are consistently administered globally


Determine root cause and

corrective action by implementing technical expertise along with conceptual and

innovative thinking in problem solving packaging problems.


Support department strategy by

ensuring Lab activities are aligned with team and corporate strategy that is

set by management


Provide technical expertise as

member of cross functional team working on DFMEA’S for new product launches.


Ensure timely package testing meets

project timetables

With manager, propose development plans for package testing analysts

Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree required –Mechanical Engineering or Material/Polymer Science or equivalent

  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience

  • Applied mathematics; PhD preferred

  • Exceptional foundation in Applied Mathematics in developing Technical models

  • Experience in developing predictive analytical test methods

  • Demonstrated expertise and hands –on experience in plastics materials characterization

  • Ability to use advanced analytical techniques for material structure and property determination

  • Demonstrated expertise in obtaining and interpreting composition-structure-property relationships

Job: Manufacturing / Operations / Packaging

Primary Location: Americas-US-NY-Melville

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Job Number: 164358