Jr. Material Scientist-Metalcasting Additives

5 - 7 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/19/18
Johns Creek, GA
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/19/18

Job Summary

 KEY TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES:

As member of the S&T Metalcasting Additives team in the US, the individual contributes with his own technical work on the development of new products/solutions/formulations based on the project pipeline of the Metalcasting Additives BU US

  • Conducts literature and IP landscape evaluations in support of assigned projects
  • Contributes ideas and comments to proposals, plans and other research development activities.
  • Performs tasks/ projects of a limited scope under limited supervision in the lab; demonstrates ability to work independently. 
  • Interprets, evaluates, and communicates research data and results for research projects.
  • Contributes data/ findings for use in scientific documents, or oral/written presentations.
  • Write Invention Disclosures/Reports, drafts IP and assists in prosecuting patent applications. 
  • Attends technical conferences, presents research papers and publishes research papers in peer-reviewed scientific journals. 

SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES:

  • Ability to communicate impact of technical data in scientific audience.
  • Demonstrated analytical, project management and new product/process development skills.
  • Highly organized and able to work well with colleagues at all levels in the organization.
  • Excellent “teaming” skills.  Able to work effectively as member on cross-functional teams and projects.
  • Skill in the use of computerized spreadsheet, relational database, word processing, drawing, plotting and process diagram software. 

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Education:

MSc or Ph.D. in Materials Science, Engineering or physical chemistry (preferable).  Expertise in materials science, clay technology or in metalcasting (foundry) application (prefferable).

Experience :

No research experience in case of a PhD or at least of 3 years industrial R&D experience in case of MSc.

IMERYS is an Equal Opportunity Employer F/M/IWD/PV

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