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Entrust

Entrust

Shakopee, MN, USA
Posted on Friday, May 31, 2024

Career Growth, Flexibility and Collaboration!

Entrust is dedicated to keeping the world moving safely by enabling trusted identities, payments, and data protection around the globe. Headquartered in Minnesota, we offer our colleagues the ability to work globally, in a flexible and collaborative environment. Our team makes an impact!!

The Company: Entrust relies on curious, dedicated and innovative individuals whom anticipate the future and provide solutions for a more connected, mobile and secure world. Entrust’s technologies and expertise help government agencies, enterprises and financial institutions in more than 150 countries serve and safeguard citizens, employees and consumers.

We Believe: Securing identities is most effective when we value all identities. We are committed to ensuring that, through diversity and inclusion, the many voices that make up our communities are heard. From unconscious bias training for managers to global affinity groups that create connections both within and across our enterprise, Entrust expects and encourages all individuals to accept and respect one another. And, of course, to be themselves.

Position Overview: Develop strategically important products for consumable supplies business. Solve technical problems of high complexities related to development of consumable supplies. Provide timely technical support to the consumable supplies business by developing new supplies, testing and improving current supplies, and assist with quality improvements in consumable supplies.

Responsibilities:

  • Independently lead and manage projects involving product developments of high complexities in a cross-functional environment
  • Develop innovative consumable supplies products for plastic card and government document personalization in a fast paced environment
  • Independently lead and manage technical efforts for continuation support for consumable supplies
  • Conduct qualification testing and performance evaluation of the card personalization supplies on various central issuance and desktop hardware platforms
  • Work with suppliers to develop and qualify printing consumable supplies
  • Conduct experiments and analyze data
  • Conduct card durability tests
  • Perform failure analysis for plastic card solutions
  • Write technical report and communicate project status to project teams and relevant business leaders

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science, or Materials Science
  • Proficient in disciplined product development & experienced in phase gate development process.
  • 10+ years of experience in product development including one of more of the following: printable materials development, inkjet printing technology, polymeric formulations, formulation of coatings and adhesives, ink formulation, film coating and converting
  • Demonstrated understanding of UV-cured, solvent-based, and aqueous chemistries for ink, coating, and adhesive formulations
  • Experience working in a fast paced environment & demonstrated capability of managing multiple development projects simultaneously
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Ability to travel as needed, approximately 15%
  • Must be able to lawfully work within the US and have unrestricted work authorization for US

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master or Ph.D in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science, or Materials Science
  • Proven track record in development of printing materials and systems
  • Experience in card personalization processes
  • Experience in laser marking or engraving technologies
  • Experience in inkjet printing technologies
  • Experience in retransfer printing processes
  • Experience with color management processes
  • Experience in product scale up into manufacturing processes; comfortable with statistical tools and quality processes
  • Proven record of teamwork and collaboration with project team members
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently on problems of moderate scope
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

About Entrust

Our growing company relies on curious, dedicated and innovative colleagues to anticipate the future and provide solutions for a more connected, mobile and secure world. Entrust technologies and expertise help government agencies, enterprises and financial institutions in more than 150 countries serve and safeguard citizens, employees and consumers. Each year, our solutions secure billions of transactions — and every day, our technologies issue and manage more than 10 million secure identities. How do we do all of this? Together.

Join us. Together we’ll create solutions for a more connected, mobile and secure life.

For more information, visit http://www.entrust.com/. Follow us on Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn.

Entrust Corporation is an EOE/AA/Veteran/People with Disabilities employer.

NO AGENCIES, NO RELOCATION

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For US roles, or where applicable:

Entrust is an EEO/AA/Disabled/Veterans Employer

For Canadian roles, or where applicable:

Entrust values diversity and inclusion and we are committed to building a diverse workforce with wide perspectives and innovative ideas. We welcome applications from qualified individuals of all backgrounds, and we strive to provide an accessible experience for candidates of all abilities.

If you require an accommodation, contact accessibility@entrust.com.

Recruiter:

Grace RusingizaGrace.Rusingiza@entrust.com