Reference number: 19739
|Full Time (Permanent)|
|Salary dependent on experience + equity|
Notpla is a VC-backed, London start-up whose ambitious mission is 'to make packaging disappear'. It is leading the way in developing biodegradable packaging, made from seaweed and plants, to produce a range of home compostable products and reduce unnecessary plastic in the environment. Notpla is made up of a tight-knit team of highly talented, deeply passionate people who are excited by the opportunity to challenge the world, are not afraid of doing things differently, and are truly committed to putting an end to our plastic pollution problem. If you are ready for an opportunity to jump in, tackle challenges head-on, contribute to a world-changing solution and have a bit of fun along the way, then we would love you to apply!
Notpla is seeking a Films Extrusion/Polymer Scientist on a full-time basis. We are looking for someone with a strong technical background in extrusion, injection moulding, polymer processing and film forming with the ambition to disrupt the industry using natural materials in place of traditional polymers. This person will work alongside the research, development and engineering team within Notpla to identify and test new materials for Notpla film formulations to improve performance, reduce cost and enhance environmental qualities of our products. This role will be centered around prototyping new materials using extrusion and injection moulding.
NICE TO HAVE
We are looking for unique candidates to join our team and consider every application independently. If you do not meet all the requirements above but believe you could be a good fit for this role and our organisation, please submit a cover letter telling us why.
Job Type: Full-time Remuneration: salary (dependent on experience) + equity Location: Hackney Wick, London