United States, Concord, DX

Chemical Regulatory Software Engineer


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.

Albert‘s mission is to foster a software platform which uses big data and machine learning to drastically accelerate the invention of new formulations and novel materials. We are seeking a Software Engineer with specific expertise in the chemical regulatory domain. Ideal candidates have a strong software development background, combined with a robust understand of the chemical and material science industry. A key responsibility will be to own the entire product lifecycle for Albert’s regulatory features, from requirements definition to implementation and support. We are looking for passionate candidates who see an opportunity to use software to reduce the pain of regulatory processes and improve the credibility and safety of the entire chemical industry.


  • Act as a passionate representative of the Henkel and Albert product and brand
  • Drive the business planning for the Albert product by designing and architecting the long-term technical and product strategy as related to regulatory requirements
  • Represent Albert software as the subject matter expert for global regulatory features
    Passion for technology products, strong business acumen and judgement, ability to define visionary, ground-breaking products that have a broad business impact
  • Influence senior leaders for the entire Henkel R&D organization and communicate Albert’s vision, strategy, goals, status, and customer impact
  • Assist with recruitment and training for relevant localization requirements
  • Work extremely closely with EH&S, Regulatory, Toxicological and other expert stakeholders to ensure compliance
  • Identify risks, define countermeasures, and take the lead in case of problems and conflicts
  • Become a domain expert in your product areas and conduct rigorous data analysis to help improve customer experiences and identify profitable growth opportunities
  • You will work closely with data scientists, business teams and engineering teams around the world, to make a huge, measurable impact to Albert's users, and build and innovate solutions that are simple, easy to maintain, and highly scalable
  • Act as a key player in the digital transformation of the chemical industry


  • Bachelor’s degree in software engineering, chemical engineering, or a related field
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience working on Web application development
  • Familiarity with Node JS and JavaScript stacks
  • Expertise in any Relational or NoSQL databases
  • Comfortable with software development best practices: unit tests, code reviews, continuous integration, deployment, secure and clean code.
  • Experience in developing RESTful/GraphQL APIs and microservices based applications
  • Strategic, entrepreneurial mindset with an eye for design and change (to support in the constant updates and enhancements of the Albert platform)
  • Strong understanding of chemistry and basic understand of regulatory requirements 

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JOB ID: 20009278
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067