Research Scientist

Varian Medical Systems, Inc   •  

Palo Alto, CA

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


8 - 10 years

Posted 161 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Responsibilities will include

  • Ion chambers and microwave RF systems
  • Root cause analyses to understand component and system failures.
  • Design, execution and interpretation of experiments.
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Work with other scientists and engineers to review and solve difficult technical issues.
  • Provide support and expertise to Manufacturing and Field Service Engineering groups
  • Coordinate resources needed to complete a task or project.
  • Improve documentation, baseline data and operating and maintenance procedures.
  • Provide scope, cost and schedule estimates for research and engineering projects.

Job Requirements

  • MS/Ph.D. in Engineering Physics or similar field
  • 7+ years of relevant experience in the design, construction, implementation and maintenance of systems, such as ion chambers and/or high power microwave systems.
  • Experience operating relevant lab equipment
  • Highly motivated team player who can also work independently
  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to interact effectively with experts in multiple disciplines.