CyberCoders Senior Application Scientist in Lansing, Michigan

Senior Application Scientist Senior Application Scientist - Skills Required - thermoplastics, Graphene, Polymer, Formulation, composites, Chemical Engineering, Elastomers, Surface Chemistry, Metals, Generalist

If you are a Senior Application Scientist with experience, please read on!

Founded in 2006, we are a global leader in manufacturing graphene nanoplatelets with a 25,000 square foot production facility and a 14,000 square foot R&D lab. In addition to graphene nanoplatelets, we are developing value-added products including Si/graphene composite anode for Li-ion batteries, graphene-based sheet products for thermal and electric applications, and TIM product and many others. We currently have more than 50 employees and have more than 900 customers in over 40 countries. We offer competitive compensation and a complete benefits package which includes medical insurance coverage, 401(K) plan, and paid time off for holidays and vacation days.

Top Reasons to Work with Us

---PAY MORE ATTENTION TO THE "WHAT YOU NEED FOR THIS POSITION" SECTION RATHER THAN "WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING"--

What You Will Be Doing

-Lead and manage product/process developments and validations following XGS' product design and development protocol.

-Work closely with Commercial Team provide technical support for customer adoption of XGS' products.

-As an applications specialist generate new product ideas together with XGS' marketing and research teams.

-Design testing protocols and develop SOPs.

-Supervise lab technicians.

-Conduct technical presentations at customer sites, conferences, and/or exhibitions.

What You Need for this Position

-Bachelors or higher degree in Chemical Engineering or similar field (IDEALLY TARGETING SOMEONE W/ PH.D)

-7-10 years of product development experience in inks, coatings, paints, adhesives, films, foams, and composites with an emphasis on

-Solid training in Surface Chemistry and expertise in selecting appropriate surfactants and applying surface modifications with organic functional groups or

metal nano-particles.

-Expertise in ink/coating/paint formulations, mixing techniques, rheology, slurry handling, and printing/coating technologies.

-Experience using industrial mixing and compounding equipment

-Ability to use conventional analytical instrument such as DSC, TGA, FT-IR, Microscopes, AFM, Potentiometer, and Permeability tester.

  • Someone who can formulate composite materials - thermoplastics - strong technical acumen - someone who can lead & direct the group

---Eventually become the Director of R&D---

  • Metals experience would be helpful

  • This role is an application developer but it's really a Senior Chemist position - developing multiple materials

  • DEALING WITH GRAPHENE

  • chemistry additives (polymer chemist)

  • Thermoplastics / thermal sets / elastomers

  • Needs to have worked for a company that makes stuff - develop solutions to meet customer needs

What's In It for You

Excellent starting pay w/ package deal, strong benefits, and ability to work with Graphene nanoplatelets!

So, if you are a Senior Application Scientist with experience, please apply today!

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Senior Application Scientist MI-Lansing JR12-1468173