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Petaling Jaya, Selangor, MY

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Corporate Trainee Digital APAC

At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products: from interior coatings for airplanes, corrosion protection for cars, scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones to printing inks for glossy magazines at a newsstand.
Sustainability is a commitment to our stakeholders and a key part of our continued success. be ECOWISE™ is our promise and our proposition.
We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world’s leading coatings resins company.

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Position overview

Are you ready to be at the forefront of digital innovation in allnex? As a Corporate Digital Trainee in our 18-month trainee program at allnex, you will play an important role in our digital transformation journey. You will start in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, and continue working at other allnex locations in Asia.


Join our Global Data Analytics and AI Team and gain a comprehensive insight into the chemical industry. As part of this dynamic team, you’ll collaborate on designing and implementing our digital roadmap at allnex. Your focus areas will span Data Analytics, Process Skills, and IOT/Industry 4.0


This program is tailored to provide you with hands-on experience and a deep understanding of the digitalization aspects within a manufacturing environment and beyond. You will work as part of a global team of digitalization experts to implement advanced technologies around digitization and automation to optimize our processes and drive productivity gains.

If you’re excited about our company’s vision and want to start your path of becoming one of our future field experts or leaders, we’d like to hear from you.


  • You will gain a comprehensive insight into the chemical industry and work with us to design and implement our digital roadmap in a production environment and beyond.
  • As part of our Global Digitization Team, you will work independently on diverse projects and key challenges in the broad field of digitization (e.g. analytics based decision making, AI, optimization/operational excellence, data analysis, industry 4.0).
  • You will be supported on your learning journey by a mentor and you will be closely connected with colleagues and stakeholders from different functions, locations and cultures.
  • Gain and apply technical knowledge on latest technologies in the digital field.
  • Manage projects within and across our sites as well as the change process that innovative, digital projects require.
  • This role is based in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, project assignments that involve working at other allnex locations in Asia are part of the Corporate Trainee program.

Required skills and experience

  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English.
  • A real team player with very good communication skills.
  • A digital and entrepreneurial mindset combined with a hands-on mentality and passion to optimize processes.
  • Understand the value and challenges with data – 80% of the work in a project is data collection, preparation, sanitation, aggregation, etc.
  • Fundamental data analytical skills.
  • Affinity with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.
  • Dynamic, innovative and results driven personality.
  • Outspoken and entrepreneurial way of working.
  • Analytical thinking, strong problem solving skills and high sense of responsibility.
  • Eager to learn.


  • Master Degree in Computer/Data Science, or Computer Engineering.

We offer

We are proud to offer an international working experience with a tight-knit network of employees, making it easy to connect and learn from people all across our different functions. On top of that we are a truly innovative company with a strong team spirit, openness to new ideas, and great opportunities to grow and develop your career.

Equal Employment Opportunity
allnex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an environment where all colleagues contribute for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our communities.

Find out how you can make an impact!
Check out our careers page for available opportunities. We look forward to hearing from you.


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