At reTyre, we're not just another tire company; we're revolutionizing the industry. With our groundbreaking machine that can produce bicycle tires from any material, we're setting new standards for what's possible. Imagine tires that are biodegradable, luminescent, reflective, and more. This is not the future; this is happening now. We're looking for a Head of Materials who can explore the limitless possibilities of elastomeric materials and contribute to our mission of disrupting the industry.
As the Head of Materials at reTyre, you'll be at the cutting-edge forefront of material application. You'll work closely with our R&D and engineering teams to discover, test, and co-develop new types of materials and material blends for tire production. Your role will be pivotal in the development and realization of sustainable tires, focusing on emission reduction and recycling. We have numerous partners with substantial resources for material development and testing, and you will manage these collaborative projects.
- Discover and test new elastomeric materials, including TPEs.
- Collaborate with suppliers and partners to source high-quality materials.
- Manage testing protocols and building requirements.
- Work closely with R&D and engineering teams to integrate new materials into production.
- Oversee the entire material lifecycle, from sourcing to end-of-life.
- Manage collaborative projects with external partners for material development and testing.
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Materials Science or a related field.
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in material research, preferably in the automotive or cycling industry.
- Proficiency in material testing and analysis tools.
- Demonstrated experience in working with a range of elastomers and topology.
- Preferably worked with compounding and material development.
- Highly innovative with a passion for material science and sustainability.
- Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
- Ability to work well independently and in collaborative team environments.
- Strong project management skills, with the ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously.
Why Join reTyre?
- Be a Pioneer: This is an unparalleled opportunity to work with materials that have never been used before in this industry.
- Influence: Your work could set new industry standards, impacting how tires are made and used globally.
- Career Growth: As a fast-growing company, we offer tremendous opportunities for career advancement.
- Competitive Salary and Benefits: We offer a competitive package, along with excellent healthcare and retirement plans.
- Dynamic Team: Work with a team as forward-thinking and innovative as you are.
How to Apply
If you're ready to take on the challenge of a lifetime and make a global impact, send us your application, including your CV and any relevant work samples.
Applications are continuously evaluated, so apply today and redefine the future with us at reTyre.