Shenzhen, China





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Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to deliver a smoke-free future. With huge change, comes huge opportunity! So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. It’s so rare in R&D that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. R&D is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with a revolutionary portfolio of alternative products. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life! You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest scientists in their fields, with fast access to subject experts and commercial decision-makers. If you’re creative, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Your 'day to day' You will be employed in Shenzhen under Philip Morris Electronics Shenzhen (PMES). PMES operates as a subsidiary of Philip Morris International, Inc. You will support the Smoke-Free Products at electronic Product Development Center (ePDC). As a Senior Engineer in the Innovation Management Team, you will be responsible to orchestrate the innovation in the electronics field, to identify and execute with external partners an integrated portfolio of innovations and initiatives in order to deliver new proof of concept proposition in area of priorities defined jointly with the Consumer Department. Furthermore, you will leverage a network of senior experts and partners in the area of focus and foster exchanges among them. More specifically, you will • Apply cross-functional innovation methodologies to target and scope new opportunity in a defined technology space. • Identify and establish a portfolio of external innovation initiative and partnerships and drive them to Proof of Concept. • Build business cases and act as Subject Matter Expert during establishment of partnering framework. • Actively manage external partnership including frequent visits and prolonged onsite assignment in consultation with internal and external Subject Matter experts. • Build network of senior experts and partners in the area of focus and foster exchanges among them. • Contribute to build knowledge management maps and generate innovation leads in his area of specialty. • Act as technical support in cross-functional tech transfer projects to ensure integration of technology into PMI portfolio of calendar initiatives. Who we're looking for • University degree or PhD in Electronics Engineering • Significant experience in driving breakthrough innovation in consumer electronics • Experience in startup environment would be a plus • Eager to translate innovation into commercial products • Highly creative while keeping pragmatism. Fast learner, entrepreneur, autonomous with a positive mindset • Demonstrated ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of the organization • Proficient in English, both written and spoken What we offer • Our success depends on the talents who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to deliver a smoke-free future. Philip Morris International: Delivering a Smoke-Free Future Philip Morris International (PMI) is a leading international tobacco company engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes, smoke-free products and associated electronic devices and accessories, and other nicotine-containing products in over 180 markets. PMI is building a future on a new category of smoke-free products that, while not risk-free, are a better choice than continuing to smoke. PMI's smoke-free product portfolio includes heated tobacco and nicotine-containing vapor products. For more information, see our PMI ( website. Our priority is to attract, support and keep with us diverse and unique individuals. Our global workforce of more than 73,500 people is one of our greatest strengths and the key to our success as a company. Our employees speak more than 80 languages and come from all corners of the world. PMI has been certified by the Top Employers Institute as a Global Top Employer for the fifth consecutive year. Representing 3 regional certifications: Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; in recognition of the high standards of excellence in our working environment and the exceptional development opportunities we offer. 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