• Director Product Development & Engineering

    Job Location US-MN-Bloomington
    Job ID
  • Company Overview and Values

    Why work at Entegris?

    Lead. Inspire. Innovate. Define Your Future.

    Not everyone who works for a global company shares the same background, experiences and perspectives. We leverage the differences of our employees to bring new ideas to the table. Every employee throughout the company is encouraged to share input on projects and initiatives. Our decision making process is truly a collaborative effort as we realize there are leaders at every level of the organization. We put our values at the core of how we operate as an organization — not just when it’s convenient, but in a lasting and meaningful way. We want the time and energy you spend here to have a positive impact on your life inside and outside of the office.

    Entegris is a values-driven culture and our employees rally around our core PACE values: 




    The Role

    Entegris is seeking an Engineering Director who will be responsible for leading, directing and coordinating activities associated with development and continuous improvement of products within the Liquid Packaging business for the semiconductor, flat panel display, and adjacent industries. This position can be located either in the Bloomington, MN or Chaska, MN facility.

    In this role you will

    • Drive the overall strategy and objectives for the product development and engineering team;
    • From concept through commercialization, in accordance with Entegris’ stage-gate process, lead and coordinate the activities of the product development and engineering team in an effort to deliver new products and solutions to the market;
    • Foster innovation within the Packaging business unit, balancing longer-term potentially breakthrough technologies with shorter-term solutions to current customer needs;
    • Act as a member of the business unit team, providing guidance, recommendations, and leadership on issues such as new product development goals, resource allocation, technical capability initiatives, and customer support;
    • Work closely with cross-functional stake-holders, such as Marketing, Operations, Sales, Quality, and other R&D and Development groups to solve problems and to guide projects forward;
    • Build, justify, and manage resources, including annual budgets, personnel, equipment and facilities to support new product development and key customer interactions;
    • Coach, mentor and develop individuals and build high performance teams;
    • Define goals, perform reviews with all direct reports, including performance based evaluations and career development activities;
    • Support the legal team in matters related to intellectual property protection, including IP strategy, ideation, patenting, licensing and litigation;
    • Represent Entegris in technical conferences, publications, and customer interactions.

    Traits we believe make a strong candidate

    • Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Plastics Engineering degree, MBA a plus;
    • Strong leadership experience with established proficiency in developing and inspiring high performing teams in cross-functional organizations;
    • Extensive experience in new product development stage-gate processes as well as leading teams in developing commercially successful products and solutions;
    • Strong background in fluoropolymers and other high-performance plastics as well as plastic forming technologies (blow molding, rotational molding, injection molding, extrusion);
    • Proven ability to work with customers to solve their problems;
    • Experience in high purity chemical packaging highly preferred;
    • Experience in the Semiconductor, Flat Panel, and Life Sciences industries a plus.

    What we offer:

    Our total rewards package goes above and beyond just a paycheck. Whether you’re looking to build your career, improve your health, or protect your wealth, we offer generous benefits to help you achieve your goals.

    • Very Competitive total compensation plans.
    • A 401(K) plan to help you plan for your future with an impressive employer match that’s all yours- no vesting!
    • Great health, dental and vision insurance packages to fit your needs to ensure you’re happy and healthy.
    • A progressive PTO policy that empowers our employees to take the time they need to recharge!


    At Entegris we are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. Our policy is to recruit, hire, train, and reward employees for their individual abilities, achievements and experience without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, marital or military status.




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