Discover Jobs for Scientists & Chemists in a Leading Organization

As a scientist at Evonik, you’ll be able to explore the potential of chemistry to create true innovations for next generations. With ground-breaking developments like our gas separation membranes you will drive sustainable gas economy and your career in the right direction. Join our team to see the possibilities you could generate.



Evonik is doing a lot to make things better. To make everyday life better for all of us. This requires employees who, with their know-how and passion, go beyond the boundaries of chemistry. Whether you are a graduate scientist or a specialist, with us, you have the opportunity to advance your career and develop both personally and professionally. Organic, inorganic, molecular, and polymer chemists are in demand, as are biotechnologists, toxicologists, nanotechnologists, and coatings specialists. 

What does Evonik offer scientists and chemists?

  • Creating the innovations of the future.
  • Working with the best scientists & chemists in the market.
  • Diverse career paths and great development opportunities.
  • Working with international vibrant teams.
  • Good salary and benefits. 
  • Strong emphasis on health & safety.

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Claris, Sean, Andrei, and Daryl take you with them on their journey as interns at the Evonik Research Hub in Singapore.

Creating the Future at Creavis

Creavis has been a role model for developing and deploying competencies for innovations and technologies at Evonik for more than 20 years. As Evonik's strategic innovation unit and business incubator, Creavis now focuses even more strongly on pioneering sustainable businesses for a world worth living in.

Artjom is Project Manager for hydrogen energy in the membranes innovation growth field at Evonik. He shares how his teams’ current development—a new anion exchange membrane—contributes to more sustainable and cost-efficient production of green hydrogen via electrolysis and why he finds his work fulfilling.

Innovation Hub in Allentown in the United States

Evonik opened its new Innovation Hub in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in 2022.

The Hub consists of several state-of-the-art testing and processing labs as well as a pilot plant. It also features a newly designed collaboration space to support a hybrid and creative work environment. The Hub is part of a broader globalization strategy for Research, Development & Innovation (RD&I).

Working for an award-winning employer

Evonik offers all employees a diverse and inclusive work culture with multinational teams working collaboratively towards one purpose; improving life. With more than 33,000 employees across the world, the leading specialty chemicals company is a dynamic and exciting place to work. The leading chemicals company won multiple awards in several areas, including the Leading Employer Award in Germany, the Top Employer award in China, the European Excellence award in the category of chemicals, and the Henkel Sustainability award for the personal care and cleaning industry.


Evonik aspires to have a leadership position beyond chemistry and to help make the world a better place. That means we must provide the highest possible benefit for the customer and society. In order to do so, we are always looking for talented people to join our global teams, especially scientists & chemists that want to change the world for the better. Does that sound like you?

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Evonik offers diverse opportunities to chemists & scientists, be it in one of our laboratories spread across the world or in one of our research and development centers. Applicants with scientific backgrounds can also apply for relevant management and operational jobs.

All Evonik jobs are posted online in our jobs portal. You can browse through the jobs easily using many filtering options, including locations and job families.

Evonik has multiple locations across the world, with headquarters in Essen, Germany, and a site in almost all the large global cities. Visit our #EvonikWorldWide section to find out more about some of the Evonik locations across the world.


You can contact our applicant helpline: 08002386645 or from outside Germany +492011774200 (Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.). Please send any technical questions to and describe the technical problem. Remember that applications sent to this address will not be considered in the application process. If you have problems opening the PDFs that are available for download on some of the pages, you need the newest Adobe Acrobat Reader or a PDF Reader.

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