Product development leader


For our client specialized in plastics resins and based in Schwyz canton, we're looking for a Product Development Leader (m/f/d) to be part of the R&D team. Responsability :

  • Product Development Leader (PDL) for assigned product segments.
  • Project management for development projects in accordance with the mandate given by the Innovation Lab.
  • Evaluation of new suppliers and maintenance of technical contact with existing suppliers and machine manufacturers.
  • Analysis of the additive market and product range.
  • Execution, evaluation, documentation, and communication of process engineering and analytical tests necessary for product development.
  • Monitoring of production during the development phase and during initial production on new systems.
  • Documentation of products (TDS, MSDS, RC).
  • Regular commercial training on products and technologies.
  • Support sales with customer visits or trials, troubleshooting.


  • An experienced scientist in plastics, materials, or a chemical engineer with a university degree (or equivalent) and many years of experience in plastics technology would be an advantage.
  • Extensive professional experience in engineering and business development in an international environment.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to establish solid relationships with colleagues, suppliers, and clients.
  • od oral and written communication skills in English.