- Designs, develops, and tests materials and prototypes for research projects. Investigates the feasibility of applying specific scientific principles and concepts to potential inventions and projects. Analyzes and presents data as appropriate and makes decisions to further the goals of the experiment.
- Documents, strategizes, and analyzes how to process materials and researches the efficacy of new materials. Maintains accurate records outlining experimental practices and achievements. Sets appropriate deadlines, ensuring timely completion of work. Maintains compliance with lab and research standards
- Conducts research project procedures and analysis for development. Adheres to scientific best practices and follows all assigned procedures. Operates and calibrates lab equipment to ensure peak performance. Ensures lab and equipment conditions are compliant with all applicable environmental health and safety requirements.
- Communicates and publishes any issues or developments discovered over the course of the research project. Performs root cause analysis and develops timely solutions to any problems that arise. Maintains open communication with senior lab and research staff, preparing and presenting regular technical progress reports.
Minimum Education: Master's degree Minimum Experience: 3 years Minimum Field of Expertise: Master's degree in engineering or related field. Experience in a laboratory setting conducting scientific research. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical audiences.