Aerotek Coatings Scientist in Blacksburg, Virginia
Coatings scientist will be working on formulations for corrosion resistant coatings, camouflage coatings, conductive coatings. Mainly paint formulation and application. The polymer person could do this, but looking more for specific paint experience Perform experiments and synthetic procedures within a lab setting including thermal, physical, and analytical testing and analysis Maintain and operate laboratory equipment Record, store, summarize, interpret, and analyze raw data for timely technical report writing, and develop new methodology as necessary under direct supervision Support early product development through literature reviews, sourcing of equipment, components and supplies, and assemble systems and prototypes for ongoing research Write clear, concise, and timely technical summaries with analysis of data to document significant results Keep a complete laboratory notebook of work performed Demonstrate and promote both laboratory and office safety Utilize current technology to accomplish tasks on projects and to solve routine technical problems Assist the transition of new technologies into product concepts, prototype design, and commercialization
coatings, chemistry, formulation, paint, research & development, laboratory, testing, synthetic procedure, product development, analytical testing, Analysis, polymer, polymer chemistry
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Function well in a fast-paced and team oriented R&D environment Ability to work independently and as part of a team Strong commitment to quality and attention to detail Excellent communication, technical writing, analytical, and interpersonal skills Desire and ability to understand the technical approach within the context of the application BS or MS degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or related field. Experience in laboratory research Ability to support several disparate programs in parallel
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