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Packaging Application R&D Expert (Temporary)


Passirana di Rho, Milan, IT, 20017

REQ ID:  40912

Sealed Air designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

Sealed Air generated $5.5 billion in sales in 2021 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 114 countries. To learn more, visit

What does a Packaging Application R&D Expert do?


As a member of the EMEA Application Team of Sealed Air’s Material Performance and Innovation department, the primary function of this position is to provide highly skilled Application support to top priority development projects, which are critical to the growth of Food Packaging by performing development, analytical testing, evaluation, extensive documentation of materials, and training work to expand the sales of Sealed Air products.

Why do we need you?


  • to count on your commitment to the development of new packaging materials and concepts through the collaboration with Business and Technical leaders by translating market needs into Technical and Business successes 
  • to rely on your accountability to ensure that safe and suitable technical parameters are identified and tested for the use of Sealed Air/Cryovac packaging materials and systems for food products
  • to contribute to extend present materials to new products and applications
  • because your attitude towards improvement will help us to improve existing packaging materials, techniques, equipment, and Sealed Air products
  • because you are a hands-on type of person that can provide technical support to Sealed Air internal and external customers and potential global customers
  • to count on you to follow up on the market introduction of newly released systems through field monitoring and support.



  • You are graduated in Chemistry, Mechanical or Chemistry Engineering or related field and 2 to 4 years of relevant experience
  • You are curious about packaging systems, packaging materials and their manufacturing process, equipment, food sciences, and applications interactions
  • You are eager to enhance your skills in packaging machines 
  • You are a hands-on kind of person.
  • You are able to work in an autonomous way, capable to show initiative, and leadership, and also adapt easily to new situations
  • You are a team player able to work unbiased in cross-functional teams, to interact with and assist effectively Product and Process Engineers, Customer Equipment Engineers, Sales, Marketing, and Customers
  • You are a good speaker of English


Type of contract :Fixed Term  

Requisition id: 40912 

Relocation: No  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

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