Mondelez International Engineer I in PARANAQUE CITY, Philippines

Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) is building the best snacking company in the world, with 2016 net revenues of approximately $26 billion. Creating more moments of joy in approximately 165 countries, Mondelez International is a world leader in biscuits, chocolate, gum, candy and powdered beverages, featuring global Power Brands such as Oreo and belVita biscuits; Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate; and Trident gum. Mondelez International is a proud member of the Standard and Poor's 500, NASDAQ 100 and Dow Jones Sustainability Index.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an energetic and self-motivated individual to join our highly successful Innovation team based in Philippiines.

Reporting to the R&D Manager, the R&D Engineer role is responsible for as a key resource for RD&Q, with a specific focus on maximising process and assets across the value chain, from end to end. This role will be key to delivering business value by ensuring the most efficient processes are used for the manufacture of existing and new products. This will enable Mondelez to sustain competitive advantage for our brands, underpinning the innovation pipeline and driving optimisation opportunities of our current product portfolio and asset base, whilst ensuring a maximum return on invested capital and improved cost at equivalent quality or improved quality at equivalent cost.

Some of the key accountabilities for this role will include (but are not limited to):

Project Execution

  • Executes multiple projects according to developed project plans

  • Identify, escalate and seek to remove project hurdles.

  • Execute contingency plans, manage stakeholders and information flow

  • Act as project manager, coordinating with other functions as well as external resources/partners to support project objectives

  • Represent R&D in cross functional team if appointed R&D track lead. Seek inputs from other RDQ colleagues and ensure R&D track is managed and aligned with total project plan

  • Able to apply technical knowledge to various business needs / problem solve

Project Planning

  • Analyse project objectives and develop technical plan to deliver (tasks, timeline, budget, risk management plan, interlinkages)

  • Prepares technical feasibility assessment based on accessing global, external and own technical know-how and supplemented with further research and/or consultation

  • Prepares detailed project plans, including risk matrix, contingency plans and design of experiments

Technical input

  • Validate and execute RDQ projects in line with business needs takingļ‚§ Validate new process parameters to be within line process capability before handing over to operations

  • Work collaboratively with external suppliers, R&D scientists, engineering and operations teams to develop manufacturing processes that will provide the business significant advantage over our competitors into consideration capital expenditure costs, manufacturing processes and cost, legal constraints and company quality and safety standards

  • Prepares all necessary documentation and specifications. Assesses products against regulations, IP and corporate standards

Organisation Excellence & Development

  • Work in partnership with the R&Dproduct developers to launch new products through process design and validation

  • Seek to improve personal technical depth

  • Contributes to a create a successful team environment

Do you have what it takes?

  • With at least 2 years experience in a food manufacturing set-up.

  • Strong foundation in engineering fundamentals and research/development project management skills to contribute to project objectives and outcomes.

  • Background on product development type activities, including reformulating products, using Meridian spec system, reviewing artwork etc.

Title: Engineer I

Location: AMEA-PH-NCR Manila-Paranaque City

Requisition ID: 1709535