Materials Development Scientist/ Engineer - R&D - Boostani


The Company
Boostani is a startup company located on Brightlands Chemelot Campus in Sittard-Geleen. Boostani
develops plastic packaging compounds that are fully recyclable and are a step forward towards a more
sustainable future. We are looking for a materials development scientist who wants to be part of our
research and development team.

Key Responsibilities:
• Preparing and executing mixing, compounding and foil extrusion trials including analysis
(microscopy, mechanical performance, barrier performance)
• Coordinate all relevant activities in order to do the trials including experimental set-up
• Selecting the optimal processing windows and assure consistency in product and process and
quality in a safe way.
• You will evaluate the trials and deliver advice on changes or improvements
• You will also identify, analyze, execute and report improvements on processes
• Literature research
• Supervise interns in the team

Background and experience:
• The ideal candidate has a bachelor or master degree in chemical engineering, material science,
chemistry or similar
• You have practical experience in the lab, gained during studies or on the job
• You can operate in a dynamic and complex environment as an authority within your discipline
• You can connect, analyze complex problems, have good judgment skills and are decisive
• You have a creative hands-on mentality with strong focus on results
• You are teamplayer with good communication skills
• You are customer oriented
• Fluent in English

About the job:
• Start date: immediate
• Hours per week: part-time or full-time possible
• Place of work: Brightlands Chemelot Campus, Urmonderbaan 22, 6167 RD Geleen, The Netherlands

Please send your motivation letter and CV to If you have questions on
the job description, please contact We are looking forward
to your application.

Click here to learn more about Boostani.