SCI Engineered Materials, Inc. (SCI) a Columbus, Ohio, based Corporation is seeking a senior development engineer to develop innovative products for Physical Vapor Deposition applications. The company currently produces materials for the Photonics, Solar & Glass and Thin Film Battery markets. SCI is looking to leverage the expertise it has developed manufacturing Transparent Conductive Oxides (TCO) to develop Thin Film Tansistors materials for the display industry as well as other thin film applications. Market based material innovation is the key driver for the company's success.
The primary responsibility of the Senior Development Engineer is to develop new PVD target materials for near term applications.
Be a part of the scale up effort of newly developed materials to seamlessly integrate them into production.
Identify required equipment to manufacture products.
Identify new product opportunities in partnership with the Sales group. Individual is expected to work with the Company's customers to provide new and improved materials to customer specifications and to provide guidance and insight into new technology areas that will increase business in the Company's areas of focus.
Mentor and develop those individuals that are being supervised.
PhD in Materials Science or other related field. Electronic Ceramic experience a plus.
At least 10 years of proven experience developing processes and /or products for the electronic, optics, or semiconductor industries. Experience working with teams of scientists or engineers as well as proven project management skills.
Proven leadership in product development projects leading to commerical applications.
Proven knowledge and ability in the operation of various types of analytical equipment.
Proven background in process scale-up.
Exceptional oral, presentation & written communications.