Senior Materials Engineer - High Temperature Applications
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Chemours is seeking a Senior Materials Engineer - High
Temperature Applications to join our growing Titanium Technologies
team! This role will be part of a multidisciplinary team, driving
improvement efforts and solving materials-related challenges in a
global, industry-leading titanium dioxide manufacturing circuit.
This is a highly visible, key role within the Company and the
Technology function. This position will report to Process
Development Group Manager at our Newark, DE location.
*The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited
to, the following:* * Identify and implement new technologies that
provide improved resistance to the highly erosive and corrosive
environments found in the titanium dioxide manufacturing process
* Identify and implement materials upgrades that improve thermal
resistance and/or heat transfer capabilities in liquid, gas, and
mixed phase systems.
* Provide expertise on materials selection and use for reaction
vessels, conveying systems, separation equipment, filtration
technologies, burner systems, mixing equipment, grinding systems,
packaging equipment, etc.
* Drive business initiatives for world class performance in safety,
yield, reliability, uptime, quality, capacity, and minimization of
* Lead improvements from definition and research of opportunities,
through laboratory and plant testing, and ultimately to design of
* Coordinate technical projects and communicate findings with
colleagues located throughout the world.
* Continually evaluate and bring to light industry trends that
pertain to materials science and engineering.
* Travel up to 25% may be required to visit manufacturing sites to
support research activities as needed.
*The following is /required/ for this role:* * PhD in Materials
Engineering OR MS in Materials Engineering with 5+ years of
industrial experience will also be considered.
* Experience with corrosion and wear of metallic materials due to
high temperatures (>400oC) and corrosive liquids and slurries *
Experience with the selection and specification of metallic
materials including hard facings * Expertise in mechanical property
testing and the identification of the modes of mechanical failure
of metals * Ability to work with people who have diverse
backgrounds and skill sets *The following is /preferred/ for this
role:* * Desire to drive materials innovation and development in a
global, multidisciplinary team * 5+ years of industrial experience
working with high temperature applications * Ability to develop or
modify manufacturing practices for metallic materials and
experience with failure analysis of metal components * Expertise in
characterization methods including SEM / EDS and XRD * Experience
with surface engineering of metals to produce enhanced
functionality including erosion resistance, corrosion resistance
and fouling resistance * Familiarity with other materials systems
(plastics, ceramics, refractories) * Six Sigma certification or
training in statistical analysis *Benefits:* * Competitive
Compensation * Comprehensive Benefits Packages * 401(k) Match *
Employee Stock Purchase Program * Tuition Reimbursement * Commuter
Benefits * Learning and Development Opportunities * Strong
Inclusion and Diversity Initiatives * Company-paid Volunteer Days
*WE'RE CHEMOURS. A DIFFERENT KIND OF CHEMISTRY COMPANY.* We are
driven by our purpose to create a more colorful, capable, and
cleaner world through the power of chemistry.
Built upon a 200-year-old legacy and a world-class product
portfolio, we bring everyday convenience to virtually everything
people touch-in industries ranging from automotive, paints, and
plastics to electronics, construction, energy, and
telecommunications. We bring solutions that are better, safer, more
reliable, and more sustainable, through the power of chemistry.
*OUR APPROACH* We see our people as our biggest assets. Instead of
focusing just on what our employees do each day, we look at how
they do it. By taking a different approach to talent development,
employee engagement, and culture, our goal is to empower employees
to be their best selves-at Chemours and in life.
The "ours" in Chemours represents everyone who works here. We're
thousands strong and always looking for the best and brightest to
join our team.
*OUR CULTURE* Five fundamental, foundational values form the
substructure of our culture as a multinational corporation. They
are core beliefs that guide and frame both our behaviors and our
Our values are in part what differentiate us from others, making us
They are-Customer Centered, Refreshing Simplicity, Collective
Entrepreneurship, Safety Obsession, and Unshakable Integrity. At
Chemours, our values are where everything begins.
We were honored to be named a /"Great Place to Work-Certified
Company"/ for 2019-2020-our second consecutive year. We were also
proud to receive a Gold Medallion Award from the U.S. Department of
Labor's HIRE VETS program in 2019.
/Chemours is an equal opportunity employer/ /Chemours is an
E-Verify employer/ /Candidates must be able to perform all duties
listed with or without accommodation/ /Immigration sponsorship
(i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other
non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this
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