In Our Own Words

In Our Own Words

Paul 

R&D Manager, Forming and 3D Printing

 

"I truly cherish the diversity at Saint-Gobain Research North America in terms of technical expertise, capabilities, and breadth of projects, but also cultural diversity, where approximately 30 nationalities are represented on one campus of approximately 350 people"

See more

Alex 

Senior Research Engineer

 

"It is always a learning experience to see how people in different roles and from different backgrounds address problems and opportunities from different angles.Then there’s also the many unforeseen projects arising from serendipitous interactions with enthusiastic and talented colleagues."

See more

Natalie 

Senior Research Engineer

 

"I love that my work helps saving lives and has a true, real-life impact for millions of people around the world. The upbeat atmosphere on the Saint-Gobain Research North America campus and support from my colleagues inspire me to think farther and broader"

See more

Aldo 

Senior Research Engineer

 

"The company provides great opportunities for career growth. Specifically, it includes opportunities to transition between different roles within the organization. For instance, persons may transition from an R&D to Marketing or Finance."

See more

Nicole 

Research Engineer

 

"In my current group, I work on coating formulation and processing for several different business units, allowing me to gain insight into many of Saint-Gobain’s markets. From creating and testing lab scale coating samples to conducting pilot trials, my days are filled with new challenges and diverse tasks."

See more

Milan 

Research Engineer

 

"The ADFORS R&D team is a multicultural team that is inclusive of all and is challenging me to expand my capabilities.These newly developed skills will allow me to return to the Czech Republic in a few years to take on an expanded role in the global Geotextile team."

See more

Flavien 

R&D Group Leader / Principal Scientist

 

"NRDC is a vibrant community based on exchange and open collaboration around a large breadth of scientific challenges fed by a large pool of businesses (Ceramics, Abrasives, Polymers, Fabrics, Habitat…). I have learned, grown and am thankful to many people from that workplace."

See more

Jean-Marie 

Senior Research Engineer

 

"Solving problems, bringing new solutions and helping our internal customers stay tuned with the most advanced techniques is particularly challenging and requires a lot of agility and experience, which I can hopefully leverage from the senior members of our group."

See more

Deborah 

Financial Analyst

 

"One of Saint-Gobain’s unique qualities is its cultural diversity. To be a part of such a diverse workforce shows that this company truly values the contributions made by those from different backgrounds and age groups. This is especially important to me as young Hispanic female seeking to be successful in her field."

See more

Paul 

Senior Research Engineer

 

"Coming to Saint-Gobain Research North America I knew I would be given the opportunity to work on very advanced scientific issues and help develop new technologies. Saint-Gobain Research North America is a place where your scientific curiosity is rewarded every day."

See more

Sahas

Principal Scientist

 

"Working in the ADFORS business R&D team at NRDC has allowed me to build my entrepreneurial skills by understanding how to take technologies and convert them to commercially viable business opportunities."

See more

Lucie 

Senior Research Engineer

 

"R&D is anything but a routine job: Change is the only constant. It’s all about experimenting with new things and constantly learning even sometimes from your failures. It also forces you to question things, habits, beliefs, and to discover new industries, new applications and new technologies…"

See more

Dawn

Group Leader for the Corporate Techno-Marketing team

 

"Saint-Gobain is a large company with many chances to grow and develop. NRDC provides exposure to all the Saint-Gobain businesses in North America so you can learn a lot about the company in one location. Come join us!"

See more

Robin 

Business Development Project Leader, R&D

 

"I work with our business leaders to identify new market opportunities for our products, and make recommendations to our research and development teams for future technologies based on emerging trends. I love that every day I learn something new, and that I can apply what I learn to develop the strategy for our businesses."

See more

interns-VIEs2017

Top Employer 2016