Material Scientist - (00054883)
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Join an elite team building a work program to develop solutions for the nation’s most challenging materials-based problems. We seek someone with a graduate degree or Ph.D. in Material Science, Chemistry, Physics, or related fields with expertise in materials science and/or nano-materials to conduct research and advise the federal government on a broad range of material science challenges. The successful candidate will join MITRE's Physical Sciences, Nanosystems, and Quantum Group in McLean, Virginia.
The successful candidate will execute the following functions:
Perform cutting-edge work in material science with the goal of meeting sponsor challenges
Advise government sponsors as to the potential capabilities of novel materials
Explore other scientific areas within the physical sciences that are of interest to MITRE and its sponsors
Graduate degree in Material Science, Chemistry, Physics, or related fields
Expertise in material science modelling and simulation
Highly qualified candidates would meet several of the following preferred qualifications, however, we do not expect any individual to meet all of these and are looking to fill multiple positions according to technical expertise.
Expertise in one or more of the following:
Artificial intelligence and/or machine learning
Familiarity with one or more of the following:
Primary Location: United States-Virginia-McLean
Work Locations: Washington 22102
Job: Electrical Engineering
This requisition requires a clearance of: Secret
Job Posting: Jan 2, 2020, 2:37:50 PM