Open Position

Two R&D Professionals

Are you more interested in developing new innovations than artificial respiration of old inventions? Do you want to develop a renewable packaging material in a fast-growing company? If you got excited, please keep reading!

Our R&D team is looking for two product development managers/engineers/chemists, who are real team players with a brisk attitude.

What will you do:

  • You are responsible for the planning, executing, and reporting of product development projects including test runs in a laboratory, on a pilot machine, and at our partners’ premises.
  • You will collaborate with our partners to develop new and existing products
  • You will plan, prepare, implement, and report development projects and test runs in the laboratory, on a pilot machine, and at our partners’ premises.
  • You will do product development extensively. You are responsible for designing technical feature combinations in collaboration with the product managers and defining the performance of the production process and its verification.

What helps with the task:

  • At least five years’ experience in research and development of the paper, board, or nonwoven products
  • Knowledge of coating and processing technologies
  • You are familiar with control quality planning and the application of statistical methods
  • You have experience in the application of surface and colloid chemistry in the process industry
  • You have been working in design and/or production positions in the process industry
  • You can work effectively in a team environment; collaborate with peers and colleagues; as well as be capable of effectively working independently
  • You have a positive can-do attitude

About Paptic

Paptic Ltd was founded in 2015 to replace oil-based plastics with a new renewable, recyclable and reusable Paptic® material. It answers the multi-billion requirement of global brand owners for sustainable packaging materials. Paptic Ltd currently employs 25 people and is based in Espoo, Finland, and has an experienced global sales network.

We are very proud of our company culture. The hierarchy is low, and the decision-making is fast. We respect openness, the atmosphere is encouraging, inspiring and you have close to 30 team players to support you in your work.

Apply Now

We aim to fill the position as soon as possible. Please send your application and CV via e-mail careers(at) and mark R&D Professional as the subject of your message.

For more information, or to apply, please contact: 

Seppo Virtanen, Product Development Manager, Paptic Ltd