Senior Materials Engineer

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

 Demonstrates and conveys valuable knowledge based on previously acquired work experience and training. 
 Prepares/writes technical reports to document solutions and recommendations.
 Advises others in company how to solve materials-related problems. 
 Demonstrates familiarity with properties for a wide range of materials (metals and non-metals).
 Demonstrates an awareness of current developments in areas of expertise.
 Uses appropriate tools to establish relationship between microstructure-property-performance for materials and products.
 Can lead larger team efforts to solve problems that involve multi-departmental or interdisciplinary effort.
 Coordinates the work of technicians, engineers and others who assist on specific assignments.
 Exhibits a working knowledge of industry standards and organizations (e.g., ASTM, ASME, ISO/EN) that will be used to create/revise internal material specifications and procedures.
 Identifies and recommends new laboratory equipment and software needs; initiates activities leading to purchase (i.e., conducts cost-benefit studies, creates/submits P.O. requests, etc.)
 Assures designed products meet project objectives, are safe and maintain engineering and design practices meeting the appropriate internal and industry standards.
 Technically develops others including engineers and technicians. 
 Supports assessment and definition phases of Technology Development projects working with Marketing and end-users.

RequirementsEducation and/or Work Experience Requirements:

• Ph.d. with 5 years of relevant industry experience, or MS with 7 years of relevant industry experience. (Academic training in Metallurgical Engineering, Materials Science, or Materials Engineering). 
• Some formal exposure to areas outside of own department/areas of expertise.
• Recognized as a resource in areas of expertise.

• Advanced knowledge of mathematics, physics, chemistry, materials science, and other common engineering disciplines. 
• Ability to solve complex problems.
• Ability to effectively work on and complete multiple/simultaneous projects. 
• Uses advanced problem solving techniques/methods and proven technology to make decisions, both within groups and independently. 
• Strong oral and written communication skills.
• Strong computer and office software skills.
• Ability to organize data and files for rapid access.
• Demonstrates broad understanding of a wide variety of material properties, including metals and polymers, and efficiently applies such knowledge to problem solving tasks. 
*Suggested knowledge: It is a benefit if the candidate has acquired a good understanding of the functionality and performance of Swagelok products, and has a good grasp of the manufacturing processes that are used to produce and assemble Swagelok products.

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Corporate / senior

Solon, Ohio, US

Solon , United States


United States



Corporate / senior

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