Job Overview and Responsibilities
Implementation of digital solutions and development of digital awareness in an R&I center like Solvay Brussels requires a Digital Lab Transformation Agent, responsible for the development of Digital Technologies. He/she will help operationally the different R&I labs to integrate digital tools and practices to simplify administrative burden, accelerate delivery and increase capabilities of researchers in the core business
Main goals :
Responsible and accountable for the deployment of local digital solutions for the R&I center : data lab software, data management tools + data analytics techniques in the labs. This will be done in strong coordination with Corporate R&I Digital Team (Lab, Dat Mining, Data Analytics).
Responsible for the development and the animation of a digital innovation culture in the R&I center and people’s mindset
Liaise all digital champions of other entities (GBUs, BSAs) on Solvay Campus and within BSA R&I to share best practices and replicate winning technologies developed elsewhere
Be the focal point of interactions with IT experts (internal or external)
Monitors progresses and new developments of digital tools for innovation inside (others digital labs) or outside Solvay (scientific information (articles), congresses and symposiums, startups, …)
Education and Experience
Demonstrated experience in digital technologies applicable for lab activities (automation, data acquisition systems, high throughput, robotics, lab software…)
Knowledge of data science, data management, computer sciences, electronics is a clear plus
Ability to understand the needs and propose creative solutions. Collaboration and achievement drive (“hands on” mindset). Reliability and autonomy.
Analytical thinking, strong problem solving skills. Not afraid of changes
Good team player and “can-do” attitude. Good communication skills
Fluency in English and French is required