Material Science Technology Consultant

Key Role:

Serve as a strategic technical consultant for high risk government-funded research and development programs in the application of advanced materials. Work with world-class scientists and engineers at a DoD agency to impact national security investments through the development of cutting-edge technologies. Research phases of physical phenomena associated with materials and the subjects of mechanics, heat, light, sound, electricity, pneumatics, magnetism, and radiation. Leverage technical expertise to provide strategic assessments of new technologies to support senior DoD decision makers. Produce and present findings and recommendations to a team of colleagues and clients on the feasibility and potential impact of future research programs, including assisting with the management of current programs and assessing the current program results to include their impact on real-world applications.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with device physics in regards to semiconductors

-Experience with fabrication

-Experience with photonics

-Ability to commute to Arlington, VA

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BS degree and 2+ years of experience with physics, material science, EE, CS, or computer engineering or PhD in Physics, Material Science, EE, CS, or Computer Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with authoring technical papers, reports, or program plans for technical and non-technical audiences

-Experience with DoD research and development projects

-Experience with quantum computing

-Possession of excellent client service skills

-Active Secret clearance

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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