Materials Researcher - Characterization
| The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory|
United States, Maryland, Laurel
11100 Johns Hopkins Road (Show on map)
|November 30, 2023|
Do you love uncovering the mechanisms behind how materials perform?
Are you motivated by inventing new materials and analyzing and predicting component failure in extreme environments?
Are you excited by applying your skills as a problem solver, innovator, and engineer to make meaningful contributions to the defense and national health fields?
Do you love working on diverse teams to apply your experimental and analytical skills to accelerate material development for a variety of applications?
If so, we're looking for someone like you to join our team at APL.
Our team is seeking a materials researcher to help us in the performance evaluation and invention of new materials. As a member of our team, you will apply your strong background in engineering, laboratory testing, and data analysis to characterize material structure and performance and generate impactful solutions to our country's most important challenges. By joining our team of subject matter experts in testing and evaluation (T&E), experimental mechanics, and non-destructive evaluation (NDE) you will have the opportunity to uncover structure property relationships in a wide range of cutting edge materials and advanced hardware systems. You will innovate in a hands-on, applied laboratory setting by utilizing our state-of-the art characterization facility to expedite APL's technology development cycle and contribute to laboratory wide initiatives.
At APL, we strive to foster a collaborative environment with strong technical knowledge that achieves groundbreaking impact. Our employees are our most valuable asset and the primary source of our strength. Our APL team values integrity and creative ideas that will ensure our nation's preeminence in the 21st century.
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Why work at APL?
At APL, we celebrate our differences and encourage creativity and bold, new ideas. Our employees enjoy generous benefits, including a robust education assistance program, unparalleled retirement contributions, and a healthy work/life balance. APL's campus is located in the Baltimore-Washington metro area. Learn more about our career opportunities at.
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