Metallurgical Research Scientist

| Watertown
At Markforged, we are on a mission to unlock the next 10x of innovation in design and manufacturing. We build an Industrial 3D Printing Platform to liberate designers and engineers from decades-old, slow part creation processes. NASA, Google, Ford, Amazon, Siemens and thousands of companies in 50 countries use Markforged to print same-day prototypes and produce stronger end-use parts than they did before. With Markforged, customers are able to ship 50X faster, spend 20X less, and build products that are 23X stronger.
As a Metallurgical Research Scientist, you will be responsible for the developing and characterization of new materials for 3D printing. Specifically, we are looking for experts in Tool Steels and in Titanium.

In this role, you will be:

  • Developing materials and processes for 3D printing metals
  • Performing material characterization and analysis
  • Designing and executing experiments to evaluate and optimize material properties
  • Researching failure behaviors in printed materials and troubleshooting solutions
  • Working with the rest of the materials team, and more broadly in the company, to tune formulations, printers, and ovens

Qualifications:

  • Expert in Tool Steels and/or Titanium
  • Ph.D in Materials Science, Metallurgy, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Problem-solving attitude and aptitude
  • Demonstrated ability to scan a technology landscape and then quickly delve into the most important aspects
  • Team-centric, collaborative approach
  • Excellent communication skills

Preferred Experience:

  • Powdered metallurgy
  • Metal Injection Molding (MIMs)
  • High-performance materials
  • Mechanical, electrochemical, and electrical properties

Markforged values the differences among our employees and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. These differences include but are not limited to race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, or service in the military. This goal emphasizes the development of inclusive work environments that capitalize on each employee’s skills, experience, and unique perspectives as we strive to achieve an unparalleled standard of excellence. To all recruitment agencies: Markforged does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias or Markforged employees. Markforged is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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85 School Street, Watertown, MA 02472
85 School Street, Watertown, MA 02472

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