Sr. R&D Engineer

Date: Apr 26, 2021

Location: Chandler - Arizona, US, 85226

Company: Heraeus

Sr. R&D Engineer
Location Chandler - Arizona
Full Time

Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work, while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of approximately 14,900 employees are bringing forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare to renewable energy to e-mobility to high-tech and telecommunications.


 Your Role and Responsibilities:

  • Key member of R&D team pushing the development of advanced ceramic materials for critical applications.
  • Navigating a fast paced environment utilizing lean innovation techniques to rapidly generate results. 
  • Involvement in all steps of the materials development process including designing, fabrication and testing while working on various technical projects in parallel.
  • Operate in a laboratory and manufacturing environment that may include operating test equipment and process machinery
  • Develop customized solutions to test or evaluate material systems when necessary. 
  • Quickly absorb the state of the art condition of a particular application or material system and then move into the next stages of development and manufacturing.
  • Develop intellectual property related to the materials and applications.
  • Work with and mentor less experienced engineers.


What is required for this role:

  • Graduate degree (MS,PhD) in Engineering, Chemistry or Physics preferred but BS with applicable experience will be considered.
  • Experience with ceramic based materials.
  • Excellent communication skills and comfort with presenting technical data to peers or colleagues unfamiliar with the topic.
  • Computer literate with Microsoft based environment and comfortable handling complex data analysis
  • Working in a manufacturing R&D environment.
  • Laboratory skills including chemistry, physics, testing and characterization.
  • Familiar with ISO 9001 practices  

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix