Innovations and Technology Manager- Overland Park, KS
Innovations and Technology Manager – RefiningOverview:Through its science-based Clean Technologies business, DuPont Industrial Biosciences offers focused solutions based on real-world experience. The company has dedicated itself to improvements in the areas of energy, environment, reliability and safety. DuPont resources deliver a broad range of clean and green services, products and technologies. Clean Technologies? focus is on the licensing of technologies and sale of proprietary equipment, including aftermarket services, into the oil refining, mining and fertilizer industrial segments. Overall Function:The DuPont Clean Technologies business has a development opportunity for a Technology & Innovations Manager ? Refining. The Technology & Innovations Manager will direct a team of engineers and scientists in applied research, technology development, technical services, and associated business model development to support the refining business in DuPont Clean Technologies: STRATCO? alkylation, IsoTherming? hydroprocessing, BELCO? scrubbing and MECS? sulfuric acid technologies. Key Responsibilities:Manage technical teams in the areas of technology development, innovation, technical service, and R&D for the refining business.Support the DuPont Clean Technologies strategic plans for the refining business.Develop and implement activities for the technical innovation of new products and services.Establish business models and stage-gate processes to ensure successful commercialization of new concepts.Ensure alignment of priorities between the teams and technology guardians that are consistent the global market and business requirements. Maintain accountability for the innovation programs including the deliverables, timelines, resource allocation, and costs.Promote a balanced portfolio of short term and long term revenue growth programs.Communicate results and status to appropriate stakeholders.Ensure documentation and knowledge capture form the teams.Coach and develop team members.Lead team in being role models for DuPont Core Values.Qualifications:Qualifications:Science or Engineering Related Bachelors or Master?s Degree required – (Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or related fields preferred)Experience in process development, and refining technologies (alkylation and/or hydroprocessing) are required. Refining or refining industry background is required. Experience managing multidisciplinary matrix teams. Demonstrated Core Values leadership and performance.Energetic people leader with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.Demonstrates strong technical rigor with an innovation mindset.Demonstrated ability to communicate with impact and influence cross-functional teams.Track record of technical program delivery.Experience putting together business model case for technology programs.Thrive in a self-directed environment. Additional Qualifications:Travel will be required to connect teams in Kansas City, St. Louis, Wilmington, DE, and potential travel to DuPont Clean Technologies and customer sites worldwide. Primary Location:Overland Park, KSApply for this job.