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Innovation Technologist (IT5324)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- Yorkshire and the Humber -- West Yorkshire -- Leeds

Job Type

12 May 2021

Innovation Technologist – Competitive – Leeds, Yorkshire

The Role

Would you welcome an exciting opportunity to take on a fresh challenge in research and development? A leading global consultancy that focuses on the development of nonwoven products and processes is seeking a talented and motivated Innovation Technologist.

The successful candidate will support multiple commercially focused R+D products for a wide range of industries.

The key responsibilities of an Innovation Technologist include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting in the development and design of new nonwoven products, processes and services.
  • Building prototype nonwoven and composite products to deliver improved properties.
  • Using state-of-the-art analytical methods to provide insight and aid decision making.
  • Generating, recording and processing data from the analysis, communicating the results to the clients.
  • Problem solving and presenting data for a wide range of industries including: Medical; Automotive; Packaging; and Military.
  • Improving the environmental impact of everyday products, creating sustainable consumer goods.

The Company

The company has grown quickly into a leading global consultancy business focused on the development of nonwoven products and processes.

Having now completed over 450 projects for 150 different companies, the company has a proven reputation for developing innovative, commercially viable products, helping its clients to improve and grow their businesses.

The Person

The key skills and qualities of an Innovation Technologist:

  • The role would suit a graduate in an engineering discipline with at least a BSc qualification in either textile science and technology or materials science or a related engineering discipline.
  • The successful candidate will be able to show evidence of excellent technical, scientific, analytical and problem-solving capabilities, and demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • The successful candidate will be eager to learn, possess a high standard of work ethics, be a team player and be able to project their own passion for innovation onto others around them.

If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then please click the apply now button to find out more.

Contact information

Kerry Cawthray