***This Opportunity is for IFP School applicants only***

We create a sustainable future through innovative chemistry.

Infineum is a world leading formulator, manufacturer and marketer of petroleum additives for fuels and lubricants. Infineum additives are in 1 in 3 vehicles worldwide, and are designed to improve fuel efficiency, reduce emissions and enable cleaner transportations. With production facilities worldwide and regional business and technology centres in the UK, US, Singapore and China, there has never been a better time to start a career at Infineum.

Infineum’s successes are built on the exceptional talents of our bright and highly skilled colleagues.

Infineum brings together individuals from different backgrounds, cultures, and thinking styles providing remarkably different talents, perspectives, life and career experiences. We recognise that a diverse talent base creates an environment rich with innovation. We’re looking for motivated colleagues to join us where you can participate in relevant and challenging projects and we can offer the right environment for a high-performance career.

Position Summary:

Lubricants Technology provides solutions for road transport, marine and power generation that create value for Infineum, our customers and end users. It enables engine technology to advance in ways that allows the world to keep moving as resources become increasingly valuable and diverse, in a transforming world transitioning toward sustainability. The Engineering group delivers high quality and innovative test solutions, engine technology insight, and product performance testing services to the Product Innovation and Product Development departments, and influences industry specifications via membership of industry bodies.

Key Outputs:
  • Generate innovative solutions for lubricant testing
  • Develop and translate engineering understanding and knowledge to Chemists and Chemical Engineers for the development of oils for new and existing combustion engines including Passenger cars, Heavy-duty and Marine applications
  • Assist colleagues in the Engineering team with critical technology projects
  • Partner with external engineering consultancies where project scope goes beyond current internal capabilities or competencies
    • Prepare and deliver presentations to internal & external audiences that influence preferred outcomes
What skills will you gain from this role?
  • Very successful company in a challenging environment moving at a fast pace
  • Opportunity to work in a powertrain-focussed role on very diverse technical projects where mechanism understanding is critical
  • Opportunity to collaborate with other Infineum functions in a highly-international environment
  • Interactions with performance test companies, engineering consultancies and OEMs
  • Responsibility of deliverables and wide range of possibilities to develop in the company
A successful candidate is likely to have:
  • The objective to follow a Master’s Degree at IFP School in MOT, PWT or PRO
  • A deep interest in engines and powertrains, some knowledge on lubrication would be advantageous
  • An awareness of the main drivers steering the transport industry
  • An innovative mind inspired by finding out why things work and the ability to apply different tactics to solve problems
  • The ability to analyse and interpret technical data, to form sound technical judgements and to test hypotheses
  • The desire to learn new competencies, a great curiosity and versatility
  • The will to be an effective team player, to share, support and be collaborative
What we offer:
  • The opportunity to learn and grow. We believe there is no better way to learn than by doing, so from day one you will have the opportunity to make a real difference and help progress the transformation agenda.
  • The opportunity to work globally with a variety of functions and learning about how our business works at macro level
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and build a stimulating career
  • Flexibility within a truly diverse and inclusive organisation that values everyone as an individual
  • Competitive salary, medical and pension benefits
  • Community outreach activities & social groups, as well as champions for inclusiveness & diversity, environmental and wellbeing
  • Infineum operates a flexible working policy, such that location can be split between the office and home-working if preferred

Infineum is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Infineum operates a flexible working policy and will work with colleagues to accommodate their needs wherever appropriate.

Closing Date

27 April 2023


Milton Hill - Oxfordshire, UK

Role Function and Group

Product Innovation & Engineering, Engineering Team

Application process