Mondelez International Global Lead - RDQI Modeling and Simulation in East Hanover, New Jersey

Description

With our portfolio of global Power Brands such as Oreo and belVita biscuits, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate and Trident gum, we’re the world’s #1 in biscuits and candy, and #2 in chocolate and gum. We’re Mondelēz International , a snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries, with approximately 90,000 employees globally and our brands are marketed in around 165 countries.

Our purpose and vision is to create more MOMENTS OF JOY by building the BEST SNACKING COMPANY IN THE WORLD .

Research, Development, Quality & Innovation

In Research, Development, Quality & Innovation (RDQI), your skills can be the special ingredient that brings our brands to life. As part of a fantastic team of scientists, engineers and nutritionists, you’ll work tirelessly on product design or development, process development, quality, nutrition, sensory and food safety aspects to ensure we deliver a consistent, delightful consumer experience. RD&Q is where you’ll turn great ideas into brilliant brands.

Our purpose and vision is to create more MOMENTS OF JOY by building the BEST SNACKING COMPANY IN THE WORLD .

Research, Development, Quality & Innovation

In Research, Development, Quality & Innovation (RDQI), your skills can be the special ingredient that brings our brands to life. As part of a fantastic team of scientists, engineers and nutritionists, you’ll work tirelessly on product design or development, process development, quality, nutrition, sensory and food safety aspects to ensure we deliver a consistent, delightful consumer experience. RD&Q is where you’ll turn great ideas into brilliant brands.

Purpose of Role

Advancements in computing power have made it possible to digitize a wide range of R&D activities. Digitization has the potential to dramatically reduce costs and create step change reductions in time to market. This role will led a Modeling and Simulation COE to transform the MDLZ capability in this area with the target of using modeling and simulation to significantly reduce time to market and improve costs.

Main Responsibilities

  • Lead critical capability program for Global RDQI that delivers step change in cost and speed to market improvement

  • Develop MDLZ RDQI Digitization and investment strategy with milestones and KPIs

  • Work with RDQI LT (Category Vice-Presidents) to build effective strategy and resourcing plan

  • Build/hire necessary staff and screen/build external partnerships to complement internal skills

  • Identify lead opportunities, successful execute and utilize success stories to build momentum.

  • Significantly expand the internal modeling and simulation capability to execute the strategy.

  • Build curriculum required to build broad RDQI awareness of the power of digital methods to reduce development costs and create speed to market.

  • Align RDQ efforts with other internal stakeholders (IT, ISC)

Qualifications

Career Experiences Required & Role Implications

  • 5-10 years’ experience in modelling and simulation

  • Experience in transforming R&D work from physical experiments to modelling and simulation

  • 10 years of managing people

  • Technical degree in mathematics, sciences or engineering

  • Experience in development preferred

Mondelēz Global LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact 847-943-5460 for assistance.

Applicants must complete all required steps in the application process, including providing a Resume/CV, in order to be considered for this position.

Job: RDQ Functional Excellence

Primary Location: NA-US-New Jersey-East Hanover

Other Locations: EU-GB-England

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 1807024