Customer Application Development Engineer


Kuala Lumpur, 14, MY

Company:  ExxonMobil


About us


At ExxonMobil, our vision is to lead in energy innovations that advance modern living and a net-zero future. As one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy and chemical companies, we are powered by a unique and diverse workforce fueled by the pride in what we do and what we stand for.


The success of our Upstream, Product Solutions and Low Carbon Solutions businesses is the result of the talent, curiosity and drive of our people. They bring solutions every day to optimize our strategy in energy, chemicals, lubricants and lower-emissions technologies. 


We invite you to bring your ideas to ExxonMobil to help create sustainable solutions that improve quality of life and meet society’s evolving needs. Learn more about our What and our Why and how we can work together.


ExxonMobil in Malaysia


ExxonMobil is one of the world's largest publicly traded energy providers and chemical manufacturers, ExxonMobil develops and applies next-generation technologies to help safely and responsibly meet the world's growing needs for energy and high-quality chemical products.


In Malaysia, we are involved in significant oil and gas production operations and the marketing of chemical products. We also host a global business and technology center in Kuala Lumpur that provides high-level information technology and engineering expertise to ExxonMobil’s upstream, downstream and chemical businesses worldwide.


What role you will play in the team


ExxonMobil is a place where we believe people should think independently, take initiative, grow to their full potential, and help shape the future of energy. With a long history of industry leadership and cutting-edge innovation, we are committed to addressing the dual challenge facing society today: meeting the world’s growing demand for energy while reducing environmental impacts, including the risk of climate change.


We are growing our regional Polyethylene product technology team and looking for passionate individuals with a mind-set to drive change in our business, and who enjoy working in dynamic, collaborative, and diverse global teams.


Currently, we have an opportunity for an experienced Customer Application Development engineer to join our team. The role is based in Kuala Lumpur and will work very closely with cross-functional team members from multiple regional offices, interact with Polyethylene technology group including product development, research and labs.

What you will do


We are looking for an experienced individual who will play a key role in the technical sphere engaging external business parties including customers, distributors and value chain partners. Key deliverables include:

  • Provide technical support and maintain technical relationships with existing and prospective customers for safe and efficient product usage to support business development objectives
  • Resolve process and performance issues related to ExxonMobil’s Performance product 
  • Translate customer/market needs into new product development opportunities and support customer validation activities
  • Participate and lead internal end-use sector teams to build and maintain market, end-use, competitive knowledge as well as global customer alignment
  • Contribute as a member or lead of regional or global teams, typically in a virtual environment
  • Develop and maintain relationships with suppliers of equipment and additives used by customers in processing our resins.
  • Identify and pursue opportunities generated from cross functional market development teams.

About you


Skills and Qualifications
To be eligible for this role, you must:

  • Have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Science from a recognized university
  • Minimum 5 years polymer industry experience preferred 
  • Have interest to build technology depth and expertise
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Highly mobile and willing to travel extensively for business

Your Benefits:


We are committed to providing benefits that are competitive and support the needs of our employees.

Application Process


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ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be duly considered for employment.


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