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**Minimum of $20k Sign-On Bonus** -Chemist

Company: Raytheon Missiles & Defense
Location: Tucson
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

**This position is eligible for a minimum of $20,000 Sign-On Bonus** **Sign-on bonuses are not permitted for internal candidates** Job Summary At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments, we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges - together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture. Raytheon Missiles & Defense -is a technology and innovation leader in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions thanks to employees who live our Values of Trust, Respect, Collaboration, Innovation and Accountability. Diversity is a part of our culture and a key to our success. When world-class talent works together in a place that is respectful and inclusive, we solve some of the world's hardest problems.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

  • Opportunity to work in -Materials Engineering Laboratory in Tucson AZ. - - You will have the opportunity to solve engineering problems by performing chemical analysis on various materials (adhesives, polymers, tapes, composites, metals, and various other production materials). - -
  • The primary responsibilities require assessing materials based on conformance to specifications or conducting root cause failure analysis leveraging knowledge of instrumental analysis, including spectroscopy, chromatography and thermal analysis. - Tasks will require quick turn of analysis working with a multi-discipline team, requiring careful attention to detail and can be repetitive at times. -
  • This is not a research position, but instead requires solving engineering problems and providing engineering solutions within a short period of time (days or weeks).
  • Due to the physical nature of the work, qualified candidates must also be able to lift 22 lbs. - Collaboration with engineers, subject matter experts, and suppliers is required. -
  • You must be able to manage and coordinate a wide variety of simultaneous tasks within set schedule requirements, while spending much of their time in the laboratory. -
  • You will become part of a multi-disciplined team.
    A PhD can account for 5 years of experience as required for this position
    Qualifications You Must Have: -
    • Minimum of a ACS Certified Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry with 5 years of experience or an advanced degree with a minimum of 3 plus years post graduate experience.
      • Experience with Chemistry and Instrumental Analysis, including Infrared Spectroscopy, Chromatography and Thermal Analysis (ie: FTIR, DSC, DMA, TGA, GCMS, HPLC, GPC, etc..)
        • Experience troubleshooting analytical instrument problems, perform analysis and interpret data. - -
        • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance Qualifications We Value: -
          • Material Science and Polymer Science Understanding, with knowledge of material testing/analysis such as hardness, adhesion tests, sample preparation, cross section, etc.
          • Understanding of material safety datasheets and Military Specifications
          • Current/Active DoD clearance or SSBI
          • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures
          • Good communication, interpersonal, planning, teaming and time management skills
          • Proficient in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
          • Demonstrated ability to work with colleagues who represent a diversity of work and conflict resolution styles
          • Demonstrated ability to lead and complete large scale multi-disciplined scientific based projects including failure analysis investigations
          • Ability to write concise technical reports summarizing analyses What We Offer: Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care. This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. - Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of America's 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of nature's best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucson's fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.

            Employee Referral Award Eligibility: -Only employees currently within RMD and RI&S have the potential to receive a Referral Award for submitting a referral to RMD and RI&S roles. - ALL eligibility requirements must be met (see guidelines) to receive the Referral Awarding. Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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