Materials Scientist Job Description Sample
Materials Scientist - Thermal Spray Phd
Long Island company known for the development of thermal barrier coatings, environmental barrier coatings, and McrAlY bond coatings need a Materials Scientist to lead all R&D activities on a worldwide basis, and be responsible for the development and launch of new products. The is a worldwide R&D management position for the company.
- Study the requirements of large industrial gas turbine manufacturers such as Rolls Royce, General Electric, and Pratt & Whitney, to develop materials solutions that serve their needs.
- Lead a cross-functional team in the development of coating solutions: Thermal Barrier Coating / Environmental Barrier Coatings, and MCrAlYs.
- Work on integrated projects combining material development, coating deposition, spray parameter development, and material/equipment packages that meet customer requirements.
- Support customers, as the technical expert, working with Product Portfolio Managers to obtain customer approvals and certification of developed materials.
- Understand the market trends of next generation TBC’s, EBC’s, and MCrAlY’s.
- Study and evaluate future coating needs, and the results of the work of competitors and customers. Develop a strategy to work closely with key customers and OEM’s in new product development. Initiate joint development projects with key customers and OEM’s.
- PhD degree in Materials Science, Metallurgical Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering.
- 10 years of experience in coatings development for Industrial Gas Turbines (IGT) market.
- In-depth knowledge of thermal spray processes, materials manufacturing techniques and thermal barrier/environmental barrier coating applications.
- Must be knowledgeable in project management and prioritizing methods for multiple projects.
- Must be able to manage departmental and projects budgets and have the required skills for supervising a highly technical group of engineers.
- Experience interfacing with global colleagues and customers.
- Must be a US citizen or US Permanent Resident (no preference)
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Materials Scientist Engineer
Sensus, a Xylem brand, helps a wide range of public service providers – from utilities to cities to industrial complexes and campuses – do more with their infrastructure to improve quality of life in their communities. We enable our customers to reach farther through the application of technology and data-driven insights that deliver efficiency and responsiveness. We partner with them to anticipate and respond to evolving business needs with innovation in sensing and communications technologies, data analytics and services. Learn more at sensus.com and follow @SensusGlobal on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.
The Role: Sensus, a Xylem brand, seeks to hire a Materials Scientist Engineer for the development and implementation of utility metering product mechanical hardware while protecting and interfacing with complex electronics and embedded systems to gas, water, and electric meters as well as AMI systems. The position will be located in Uniontown, PA and will require periodic travel to other engineering facilities in North Carolina, suppliers, and contract manufacturers. Sensus engineers have the opportunity to be part of a specialized development team involved with the following:
Development of mechanical devices, environmental packages, interfaces, and adapters used in rugged environments and in high volume electronic applications.
Develop measuring and communication devices for water, gas, and electric applications, including both solid state and mechanical interfaces.
Developing the building blocks, tools and methods for new core features and functionality for future products.
Lead the selection and implementation of new materials, methods, and processes for the enhancement of existing and new products.
Job Responsibilities : The Material Scientist Engineer is responsible for supporting the development and sustaining engineering of the Sensus portfolio of metrology and AMI products that interface with water, gas, and electric metering products and systems. This position is responsible for supporting the product development team on designs that meet utility and industry requirements as well as internal requirements for cost effectiveness, accuracy, performance, and reliability. Additionally, this position will:
Become the subject matter expert on and when needed develop, document, and perform tests and test protocols on subjects including but not limited to: water vapor transmission rate (WVTR/MVTR), galvanic corrosion, chemical resistance, chlorine and chloramine, urethane and epoxy sealants and potting compounds, paralyene and conformal coatings, plasma treatment, surface pre-treatments for coatings, chromate conversion, paint, and powder coating, working knowledge of NSF 61, accelerated weathering testing, rubber aging, and general knowledge of various materials as they relate to the listed topics (wide variety of thermoplastics, cast and machined metals, glass, drawn sheet metal, rubber compounds)
Experience and skill in the following, including but not limited to: materials evaluation and identification (DSC, FTIR, HPLC, UPLC, GC, SEM, EDX, etc.), mechanical testing (tensile testing, lap shear, torsion, bending, compressive strength, impact, etc.).
Experience designing, executing, analyzing, and documenting protocols and experiments.
Capable of integrating results from various studies and utilize the information to perform follow on work.
Able to develop novel experiments and techniques and to objectively critique results from experiments performed by self and others
Assist Engineering and Quality with investigating and analyzing defective product returned from customers.
BS, MS or Ph.D. in Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Materials Science, or Chemical Engineering with extensive hands-on experience.
At least 8 + years of experience with product development. Experience with rugged environmental and submersible enclosures, utility metering products, and sensor based products for high volume production preferred.
Familiarity with common product manufacturing processes such as hot plate welding, plasma treatments, as well as potting and parylene coating.
Product testing and root cause analysis skills preferred. Familiarity with regulatory agency requirements such as NSF, ANSI, AWWA, UL and Intrinsic Safety a plus.
Ability and desire to work in a fast paced team environment where you will interface regularly with mechanical, electrical, software, firmware, and system test engineers on system level design development.
Desire and ability to learn new tools, processes, and design techniques.
Excellent communications skills with the ability to convey technical concepts in business terms. EOE/Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Materials Research Scientist
The candidate will serve as an onsite contractor working within the AFRL team on either experimental or theoretical questions relating to semiconductor materials for optical/electro-optical devices. Support an ongoing, vibrant and active research effort located at the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) , in the Materials and Manufacturing Directorate in the research group of a highly-regarded government customer.
Work a unique opportunity to solve important, long term challenges that guide research efforts in an environment that strongly encourages collaboration (government/academic/industry), publication in top journals, and conference attendance. This opportunity is a stepping stone for candidates seeking future employment opportunities in government, academia, or industry. Candidates should have graduate research and post-doc training in the areas of interest.
Specific project experience, teams and organizations worked/collaborated with, and any published or scientific conference-type presentations should be identified. Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and will need to meet eligibility requirements for access to a secure government network environment and information. Essential Experience:
Semiconductor materials for optical/electro-optical devices One or both of: Nitriding, Molecular Beam Epitaxy Some or all of the following processes/lab tools, and analysis of data gathered therein: X-ray microscopy Photolithography Sputtering Raman scattering Photoluminescence Field emission and analysis TEM/SEM Atomic force microscopy Desirable Experience:
Related process and lab equipment design, setup, use, maintenance and repair. Experimental lab work. Education: Major in Physics, Materials, Chemistry, Optics Candidates MUST be a US Citizen Azimuth Corporation 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, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.
R & D Scientist 3 – Chemisty, Micro & Molec Biology, Materials - Lasso
Position Title R & D Scientist 3 – Chemisty, Micro & Molec Biology, Materials
LASSO United States of America
Florida Kennedy Space Center
Purpose and Scope: Four (4) positions are available. Perform analytic or scientific studies in chemical properties and evaluation of experimental results; applies scientific principles in research and technology development; generally functions in one or more of the following activities: conception, development, research, planning, and technical assessment of several separate projects
Conduct analytic studies and/or scientific studies in particular scientific field.
Develop mathematical models, formulations and equations.
Coordinate and work closely with other scientific, engineering, logistics, financial, and program management disciplines in conducting analytic and/or scientific studies.
Independently identify, collect, and analyze technical information relevant to the quality and significance of a specific research and other scientific development issues.
Conduct experimental investigations and comply with scientific documentation standards, system specifications and experimental procedures.
Prepare and present briefings about research findings.
Direct customer interface for coordination, modification, technical assistance and implementation of programs.
Provide technical inputs, ideas and concepts for proposals and business development.
Performs other position related duties and responsibilities as directed.
Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.
Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.
Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to their job.
Minimum Requirements Bachelor’s degree in biology, chemistry, or related scientific field. Five years of job related experience. May be required to obtain and maintain appropriate security clearance.
Preferred Qualifications Previous experience in KSC Engineering, Science and Research laboratories. Demonstrated ability to work in teams with diverse membership including other scientists and engineers.
What We Offer AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees. NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.Job CategorySciencesCountryUnited States of AmericaPosition StatusFull-TimeRequisition/Vacancy No.177963BRQualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Silicon Photovoltaics Materials And Device Scientist
Posting Title Silicon Photovoltaics Materials and Device Scientist .
Location CO - Golden .
Position Type Regular .
Hours Per Week 40 .
Job Summary The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, Colorado, is the nation’s primary laboratory for research, development and deployment of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies. NREL’s High Efficiency Photovoltaics Group in the National Center for Photovoltaics has an immediate opening for a full time (40 hours per week) Scientist III.
Duties and Responsibilities: The Silicon Photovoltaics Project Team within High Efficiency Crystalline Photovoltaics Group develops new materials, processes, and devices for advanced next generation, high efficiency silicon photovoltaics. Our approach is based on deep scientific understanding of materials and process limitations in developing new devices, materials, and process concepts.
Projects span from basic research all the way to devices including reliability. The Scientist will perform materials and device science focused research on developing novel approaches that enable high efficiency, next generation Si photovoltaics, and will actively establish scientific approaches to evaluating limitations of current Si photovoltaic technologies. Specifically, the research will reveal the nature and mechanisms of defect generation and their mitigation in both n- and p-type Si absorber materials; novel materials and device implementation of passivated contacts into Si cells; mechanisms and ways to achieve ultrahigh passivation in cells; epitaxial and other ingot-less growth of Si wafer materials; device fabrication with both baseline and advanced cell approaches including bottom cells for a tandem.
The device fabrication will be strongly enabled by, and coupled with, deep materials science research. The materials science and development will include development of novel processes and device architectures compatible with those materials and processes. The materials and processes will be developed with the goal of advancing the foundational materials and device science of silicon photovoltaics to enable new cost-effective manufacturable technologies in the US.
The scientist will be responsible for both modeling and experimental implementation of materials, processes, and device development. New findings will be published in peer-reviewed journals. Specific duties include:
Collaboration with Group scientists in the planning, analysis, realization and interpretation of experiments;- Development and application of cutting-edge experimental and modeling techniques;- Developing winning proposals to expand the Si photovoltaics program at NREL;- Engaging and working with industry;- Engaging students and academia in research at NREL;- Publication of results in scientific journals and conference proceedings;- Presentation of work at scientific conferences and review meetings;- Adherence to NREL’s high safety standards. Required Education and Experience: Candidates must have a doctoral degree (within last 5 years) in Physics, Materials Science, Applied Physics, Chemistry, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or their equivalents, and expertise in: defects in Si relevant to mainstream photovoltaics; process and materials development all the way to implementation into solar cells; fundamental materials science foundational understanding of the structural, mechanical, electronic and optical properties of materials; design and device simulation; use of sophisticated experimental equipment.
Postdoctoral experience required. Additional Basic required knowledge, skills and abilities: Strong scientific research skills (creating hypotheses, experimental design and implementation, simulations and modeling), as well as writing skills demonstrated by experience in writing quality scientific papers.
Communications skills. Demonstrated project leadership skills. Demonstrated ability to responsibly work with industrial partners.
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a research team. Ability to conceive and lead new research projects and advise graduate students and postdoctoral researchers. Significant experience with cleanroom fabrication of solar cell devices.
Experience in solar cell and lifetime spectroscopy simulations. Experience in managing significant research projects. Demonstrated ability to write or co-write winning research proposals. . Required Education, Experience, and Skills Relevant PhD . Or, relevant Master's Degree and 3 or more years of experience . Or, relevant Bachelor's Degree and 5 or more years of experience . Demonstrates complete understanding and wide application of scientific technical procedures, principles, theories and concepts in the field.
General knowledge of other related disciplines. Demonstrates leadership in one or more areas of team, task or project lead responsibilities. Demonstrated experience in management of projects. Very good technical writing, interpersonal and communication skills. .
Preferred Qualifications A thesis or publications involving materials science of silicon solar cell materials and devices. Deep knowledge and understanding of carrier lifetime-limiting defects and more generally, material-device interactions in silicon and other semiconductor materials, methods to study these interaction phenomena, strategies to mitigate them, and skills to produce device structures that successfully demonstrate such mitigation strategies.
Expertise in producing and characterizing silicon photovoltaics materials, test structures, and solar cells. Experience with photovoltaics fabrication processes relevant to crystalline-silicon photovoltaics, such as passivation, contacting, light management, epitaxial growth of kerfless wafers, synthesis of new materials, deposition, plasma etching, and metallization. Deep understanding demonstrated by publications, of defects, and solar cell physics. Familiarity with device design and simulation tools. .
Submission Guidelines Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any position at NREL you must submit an application form for each position for which you believe you are qualified. Applications are not kept on file for future positions. Please include a cover letter and resume with each position application. .
EEO Policy NREL is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity. NREL promotes a work environment that does not discriminate against workers or job applicants and prohibits unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, ancestry, actual or perceived sexual orientation, or veteran status, including special disabled veterans.
NREL validates right to work using E-Verify. NREL will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, click here at http://www.nrel.gov/careers/employment-policies.html . The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is a leader in the U.S.
Department of Energy’s effort to secure an energy future that is both environmentally and economically sustainable. With locations in Golden, Boulder and Washington D.C., NREL is the primary laboratory for research, development and deployment of renewable energy technologies in the United States. The NREL mission is to develop renewable energy and energy efficient technologies and practices, advance related science and engineering, and transfer knowledge and innovation to address the nation’s energy and environmental goals.
Research Scientist - Materials Analysis (Maplewood, MN)
We provide the freedom to explore and encourage curiosity and creativity. We gain new insight from diverse thinking, and take risks on new ideas. Here, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.
Job Description: 3M is seeking a Research Specialist-Materials Analysis Focus for the 3M’s Corporate Research Laboratory (CRL) located in Maplewood, MN.
The person hired for the position of Research Specialist-Materials Analysis Focus will solve problems across 3M as well as develop technology valuable to new differentiated products via expertise in thermal analysis of polymer materials, systems and products.3M is a global, innovative company that succeeds by inventing new materials/process technologies to enable new products and open new markets. 3M has a global Corporate Research Laboratory with capabilities in multiple disciplines: materials, process, analytical and systems design. 3M’s Corporate Research Laboratory is seeking an expert in polymer/thermal and thermomechanical analysis of materials and products to support research, marketed product development, and manufacturing.
We are looking for a talented scientist with both a passion and a vision for creating novel, multidisciplinary approaches to drive 3M growth. Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Leads thermal and thermomechanical properties testing and analysis program
Explains how thermal properties of materials relate to polymer architecture, molecular arrangement, processing history and product performance
- Applies understanding of material properties to develop new materials and manufacturing processes
Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited university
- Minimum three (3) years of polymer analysis experience that includes rheology, thermal and mechanical analysis
Ph.D. degree in Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science, Physical Chemistry, Physics or related discipline from an accredited university
Experience with characterization techniques, including thermal and thermomechanical mechanical measurements such as differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) and thermogravimetric analysis (TGA), dynamic mechanical analysis (DMA) and thermomechanical analysis (TMA)
Skills include excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong networking skills, superior interpersonal and leadership skills Location: Maplewood, MN Travel:
Your access to and use of this website and application for a job at 3M are conditioned on your acceptance and compliance with these terms. Please access the linked document by clicking here, select the country where you are applying for employment, and review. Before submitting your application you will be asked to confirm your agreement with the terms. 3M is science applied to life.
At 3M, we are in your cell phone. We are in your car. We are at your doctor’s office.
You are never more than 10 feet from a 3M product. 3M helps make it possible for many other companies to do what they do. At 3M, we produce a mind-bending 55,000 products. Our technology expertise started over 100 years ago with ceramics, turning minerals into sandpaper.
This expertise has grown to span 46 technology platforms, with thousands of products and applications. Our scientists are experts at combining our core technologies to invent a surprising range of products. Our people and our products reshape the way we live our lives every day. From celebrating new ideas to uncovering fresh uses for tried and true products, 3M solves problems for people, for communities and customers around the world.
Process Development Scientist - Materials Integration
PhD or PhD completed by May 2018 OR Master's degree and 3 years of Operations, Process Development or Materials experience OR Bachelor's degree and 5 years of Operations, Process Development or Materials experience OR Associate's degree and 10 years of Operations, Process Development or Materials experience OR High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Operations, Process Development or Materials experience
-Ph.D. or equivalent in polymeric materials or equivalent
2+ years of relevant experience in the pharmaceutical, biotech, or related industry which includes participation or experience with integrated materials, electronics, data and sensing technologies
Experience with statistical data analysis such as design of experiments, regression, and multivariate statistics
Experience with data visualization and analytical software (i.e Spotfire, JMP, Tableau) -Knowledge or direct experience with state-of-the art advanced materials, sensing, data acquisition, tools and technologies
A track record of demonstrated external scientific track record which may include peer reviewed publications, scientific conference participation or participation in industry working groups or panels
Advanced scientific writing, problem solving skills and abilities with technology commercialization Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Senior Scientist - Icp/Ms - Raw Materials
ICP/MS - Raw Materials Job Label:Senior Scientist
RM 0218 To apply for this position or refer someone you know, please click here Boston Analytical is a premier cGMP compliant laboratory, FDA and DEA registered for pharmaceutical analytical testing. We provide the highest quality analytical testing services to Pharmaceutical, Biopharmaceutical, and Medical device companies worldwide. Since 1987, Boston Analytical has been and remains dedicated to customer satisfaction, and to the fast and accurate analysis of our clients' products. JOB SUMMARY The Senior Scientist will perform analytical analysis of non-volatile compounds for the Raw Materials laboratory according to
Lead Scientist - Materials Science And Engineering
About Us: GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry. Working for GE Aviation is exciting & challenging. Come see what you are missing! GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
The Materials Application engineer provides direction and assistance to work group in order to meet assigned objectives. In this role you will work both independently and with various teams to resolve materials issues related to business initiatives, new product introduction, production, and field service. The issues will require decisions on evaluations ranging from straighforward to moderately complex over both short and longer time frames.
In addition you will :
Using your Expertise / experience in metallic materials applications engineering, support the manufacture or design of metallic components along with evaluating field issues
Execute both independently and as part of a team, materials engineering review and analysis, preparation of test plans for material and process evaluations, executing on material and process recommendations, reviewing data / results with engineering leaders as required along with supporting other materials engineering activities
Prepare and present technical data to internal and external customers
Document and communicate results of technical data generated
Participate on teams assigned to address specific organizational initiatives
Share engineering information and promote open dialogue
Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and / or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures Qualifications/
B.S. degree in Materials Engineering, Materials Science or Metallurgy from an accredited university or college
Minimum of 5 years of experience in an engineering role / position
MS degree in Materials Engineering, Materials Science or Metallurgy from an accredited university or college is preferred
Experience with nickel and cobalt base superalloys, titanium alloys, and high strength steels
Experience with aerospace industry manufacturing, quality systems and field support a plus
Strong Oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Ability to successfully work in a team environment Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We’re diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century.
At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come. Evendale, Ohio is the headquarters of GE Aviation & the largest GE Aviation facility. Today over 7,500 GE employees work in this Cincinnati suburb designing, developing, & manufacturing large commercial, military, marine & industrial engines. We enjoy a full service park which includes a golf course, soccer fields and much much more! As a GE Aviation employee you'll have access to special membership rates at the park. If you are looking for a workout close to work, visit the on-site Evendale Fitness Center. This user friendly workout facility includes an indoor track, Olympic size indoor pool, weight loss programs, weight training and more. Nearby Cincinnati is a three-state, 15-county region that offers world-class assets in arts and culture, amusements, hospitality, sports & recreation. It offers all of the amenities of a large, bustling metropolis while maintaining a friendly, small town atmosphere which makes the region a remarkably flexible location filled with a wealth of opportunities & options. Click here to learn more about Cincinnati and it's beautiful suburbs! at http://www.cincinnatichamber.com/liv.aspx To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE businesses, follow us on twitter:
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Locations: United States; Ohio; EvendaleGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
R&D Scientist – New Inorganic Semiconductor Materials
Join The Quantum Dot Company™ Nanosys is building a materials revolution, combining scientific expertise with awareness of the system needs of TV and display manufacturers. We are looking for people who are not only energetic, committed and passionate about what they do, but focused on applying innovation to help industries overcome obstacles through materials architecture.
We have a "roll-up your sleeves" culture that is based upon individual empowerment, mutual respect, integrity and recognition of successes. Our quantum dots are designed to increase the range of colors emitted by standard displays by up to 50% and that's why we are interested in the optical and color emitting characteristics of the semi-conductor materials we synthesize into fluorescent nanocrystals. We are constantly developing new dots and always pushing the R&D envelope regarding the materials we design and manufacture.
Position overview: We are seeking a highly creative material scientist to develop next-generation printable, electronic materials for our QD-LED devices.
These new devices have the capability to revolutionize the performance and cost structure of OLED devices.
The ideal candidate will have experience with the synthesis of novel electronic materials and be familiar with semiconductor device fabrication and operation. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience working on and solving challenges associated with solution processible inorganic semiconductor materials including either the Electron Transport Layer (ETL) or Hole Transport Layer (HTL). The scientist will work on a highly capable team of experts in both device and materials development and candidates with a background in any of the following industries are encouraged to apply. Quantum Dot CIGS/Solar Cell / Photovoltaics Photo-detection OLED/LED Essential Job Functions include but are not limited to the following:
The primary responsibility for this position will be identification and development of innovative material compositions and processing techniques for printable inorganic semiconductors for use in electroluminescent QD-LEDs. This is a Laboratory (hands-on) position. Design and synthesize solution processible inorganic charge transport materials to match QD emitters.
Inorganic synthesis of precursors and nanoparticles. Deposition and manipulation of thin films by solution-processing techniques. Analytical characterization of nanoparticles and thin films.
Compile and present research data to the development team and make best case arguments for developing research programs. Keep excellent research notes and follow all best practice documentation guidelines. Required Education, Experience and Certifications:
PhD in Chemistry, Material Science, Chemical Engineering, or a similar discipline. Industrial experience is preferred. Proven track record of innovative research in bottom-up synthesis and solution-processing of inorganic semiconductor materials.
Experience in nanoparticle synthesis (e.g. sol-gel chemistry, solvothermal synthesis) and thin film deposition techniques (e.g. spin-coating, inkjet-printing). Knowledge of semiconductor physics (e.g. charge transport, doping, interfaces). Familiarity with nanocrystal and thin film characterization techniques (TEM, SEM, AFM, XRD, XPS/UPS, optical spectroscopy etc.). Experience with air-free chemistry techniques, including Schlenk techniques and working with glove boxes. Excellent communication skills both verbal and written and the ability to interact well in a team environment. Ability and desire to work efficiently and productively in a multi-task environment on a daily basis, independently and with minimal supervision.
Physical Demands & Work Environment: The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical Demands include: walking, standing, sitting, use of hands or fingers to handle or feel, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, talk and hear, lift up to 40 pounds, close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less), distant vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more), color vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors), peripheral vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point), Depth perception (three-dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships), ability to adjust focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus). Must be capable of climbing step stool to reach items at heights above 7 feet. Must be able to physically stand for up to one hour. Must be able to safely wear necessary personal protective equipment in designated areas i.e. lab coat, safety glasses.
Must be able to respond to visual and audible alarms. Work is performed in either a laboratory environment or manufacturing setting. The ambient noise level in the work environment is moderate.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee the employee will work with and around hazardous chemicals. Nanosys offers competitive salary with a wide range of benefits including a comprehensive health plan, basic life and AD&D, short and long-term disability insurance, 401(k) savings plan, paid time off, paid holidays, and stock options. We are seeking results-oriented people that are driven to succeed through teamwork, focused on discovery to solve real-world challenges, and passionate about building a new industry. EOE-M/F/D/V employer Please submit your resume online: https://home.eease.com/recruit/?id15640851 SDL2017
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