MEMs Glass Applied Scientist

Location
Chelmsford, MA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
August 09 2017
Ref
52594BR
Position Type
Full Time
Job Description
When you are part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you'll be supported in achieving your career goals.
Job Title: MEMs Glass Applied Scientist Location: Chelmsford, MA
HOW YOU WILL MAKE A DIFFERENCE: The Water and Laboratory Product business is seeking a talented MEMs Glass Applied Scientist. The ideal candidate will have skills to conceptualize, design and fabricate new products using MEMs and materials techniques using for new and existing Water Quality sensing applications.
What You'll Get to Do: • Contribute your energies within an innovation team to bring disruptive new product development in the water analysis & treatment industries• Specialize in the development of MEMS based sensor products using common and specialized Glass and Materials techniques. • Expand your skills and knowledge of special techniques, design and materials science through unique sensor industry challenges.
Skills: • Use your knowledge of MEMs design and fabrication along with new formats of raw materials (metal oxides, polymers, glasses & ceramics) to develop new classes of water quality sensors• Conceptualize and design scientific products to meet new challenges in water quality and treatment• Leverage the opportunity to blend your skills with electrochemistry and colorimetry science to bring to market new and enhanced Water quality sensors
Key Responsibilities: • Apply your knowledge of MEMs engineering science and Materials technology principles, techniques and procedures to design of new sensor products• Test and verify prototypes and products for adherence to design concept• Maintain interface to engineering and operations teams for manufacture guidance in developing product design • Opportunity to learn / enhance your materials / glass working skills to include some or all the following: o To form or shape into specific configurations to meet purposeo Incorporate wires, seals and liquids into subassemblies for verification of designo Perform finishing operations to MEMs/glass products for validation of product intended use
Qualifications: • Ideal candidate has a 4-year degree in applied physics or engineering discipline with up to 5 years' experience in design and manufacture of MEMs devices • Knowledge of Software systems used for Presentation, Spreadsheet, Email and ERP system e.g., SAP
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