R&D Manager - Process Development - Polymer Fibers (m/f/d)


Trostberg, DE

Job Category:  Research and Development
Brand:  Master Builders Solutions
Job Type:  Full Time
Work Location:  On-Site
Contract Type:  Permanent

Building a sustainable future together! The MBCC Group employs more than 7,500 people in more than 60 countries worldwide. We combine technology with construction expertise to develop solutions that help our customers to be successful and provide sustainable construction solutions for everyone. 

Our brands Master Builders Solutions, PCI, Thermotek, Wolman, Fire Protectors, Colorbiotics, Watson Bowman Acme, TPH, Bluey and Fabpro Polymers offer innovative and sustainable systems and solutions to help build and renovate industrial and residential buildings as well as for infrastructure projects above and below ground.

Job Summary

Our Global Fiber Competence Center works on the research and development of technical fibers for the reinforcement of concrete and operates a pilot plant.


  • In collaboration with a team that you coordinate, you operate and maintain a fiber pilot plant for the production of synthetic fibers, including the planning of necessary expansion and maintenance measures.

  • In addition, you plan projects and necessary resources, conduct and manage research projects, run test series and prepare the results for internal and external publication purposes.

  • You prepare technical reports, conduct quality controls, take a leadership role and communicate with stakeholders from various institutions.

  • In order to gain insights for your own research projects, you research scientific literature and patent specifications in the field of fiber technology.


  • Degree in process engineering, plastics technology, mechanical engineering, (polymer) physics, chemistry or equivalent

  • Work experience in fiber or film production industry

  • Experience in research and development projects, including the development of test methods and scientific work. Experiences in polymer and/or mechanical testing is a plus.

  • Excellent presentation skills and experience in documenting and reporting projects to different management levels

  • Initial experience in managing and leading a team and/or a laboratory is preferred

  • Excellent communication skills in English and good language skills in German

Your Contact Person

Birgit Rieger
HR Business Partner
Phone: +49 8621 86-3681, +49 160-99010298, Email: birgit.rieger@mbcc-group.com

We are committed to provide an environment of mutual respect and equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. MBCC Group believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. 

We prefer online applications. If it is not possible for you to apply online, you can send us your application by post. Please send only copies of your documents without folders or staples.