Vacancies Sr. R&D Scientist - Westbury, NY
Surface Solutions Segment | Westbury

Senior R&D Scientist

Westbury, New York


Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy of becoming a global powerhouse in surface solutions, advanced materials and materials processing. The Group is committed to investing in value-bringing technologies that provide customers with lighter, more durable materials that are able to increase performance, improve efficiency and reduce the use of scarce resources. A Swiss company with over 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon has a global footprint of over 13,500 employees at more than 170 locations in 37 countries and sales of $2.7 billion in 2015. The company invested $103 million in R&D in 2015 and has over 1,350 specialists developing innovative and customer-oriented products and services.


Oerlikon Metco enhances surfaces that bring benefits to customers through a uniquely broad range of surface technologies, equipment, materials and services. With a dynamically growing network of over 30 locations worldwide Oerlikon Metco serves industries such as aviation, power generation, automotive, oil & gas, industrial and other specialized markets. Join us and become a part of our fu­tu­re oriented, international team.


The Senior R&D Scientist will plan, coordinate and execute Material R&D projects to develop and design new materials and also to significantly modify existing materials (improve efficiency, cost or performance). Focus areas are TBC/MCrAlY and or EBC’s coatings materials.


To qualify you should possess a PhD in Materials Science or Materials Engineering with 10 + years research experience in TBC/EBC/MCrAlY, have an innovative mindset, be highly analytical and well organized.  In addition, you must have an in depth understanding of materials science/processing, and surface science and engineering and possess expert knowledge in powder manufacturing methods and processes with hands-on experience, TBC and/or EBC coating systems as well as an expert, working knowledge of materials for surface engineering, Materials manufacturing processes and thermal spray.

Advertised Since
Kathleen McCann
P: +1 516 338 2184
Oerlikon Metco (US) Inc.
1101 Prospect Ave
11590-0201 Westbury, NY
United States
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