Lunova Group is recruiting for a world leader in the engineering, manufacturing and delivery of refractory products. Join the R&D team in the research center located in Pittsburgh, PA. If you are seeking an opportunity where you can make a real difference this could be the right opportunity for you.
This position carries great responsibility because you will be part of a team developing the next generation of products that have maximum commercial impact. It will be expected that you will use advanced techniques and the modification and extension of theories, precepts and practices of your field and related sciences in a business oriented R&D environment.
Some responsibilities of the Sr. Research Engineer will include:
Project Leader for Product Development Projects that interface between R&D, manufacturing and Commercial teams.
Technical Engagement with Customer as needed through projects
Design and execute laboratory assignments successfully
Partner with Market & Technology team in selection of trial sites; complete follow up and analysis of the trials.
Recommend changes to products and procedures.
Follow the products into the plants during manufacturing and into the field to understand any need for improvement.
Requirements of the Sr. Research Engineer are:
Advanced degree in Ceramic, Materials Science, Chemisty, Chemical Engineering or related field is required.
1-5 years of knowledge and experience in AI-Si or basic refractories is desired.
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
Ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally when needed.