Praxair currently has an open position in the Advanced Control and
Operations Research R&D group. The activities will be focused in the areas
of chemical process control, process optimization and supply chain
analysis, providing a significant global impact to Praxair’s business and
pushing the boundaries of control and optimization application
development. You will be involved in technology development programs from
concept initiation through commercialization, working closely with
Engineering, Operations, and Business organizations around the world. You
will be asked to develop a credible business cases for new technology
programs, actively participate in the technical development, and lead
multi-disciplinary project execution teams.
Requirements include a PhD in Chemical or Industrial Engineering,
specializing in advanced process control, applied optimization technology
and/or supply chain analysis. Experience in the practical application of
innovative solutions in industrial settings is preferred, with a track
record of championing new idas and technology. You must demonstrate high
levels of enthusiasm and leadership potential, strong verbal and written
communication skills, strong project management skills, and an ability to
find innovative technical solutions that best meet customer needs.
International travel may be required.
If you are interested, please go to the Careers section of www.praxair.com
and submit a resume on-line for the "Development Associate - Control and
Optimization" position (#0800982).