Lynntech, Inc.
  • 21-Jul-2020 to 19-Sep-2020 (CST)
  • Industrial Sciences
  • College Station, TX, USA
  • Full Time

Medical, Dental, Life, Disability, Vision, Retirement and Leave


Lynntech develops world-class technology solutions and is actively engaged in various stages of technology development from preliminary concept generation and feasibility demonstration all the way through advanced engineering and manufacturing of products to meet different customer needs by integrating creative talent, business expertise, and purpose-build facilities.

The Industrial Science Unit (IS) is comprised of a group of Scientists and Engineers that develop advanced and commercially viable systems to provide world class solutions in various defense, aerospace, energy and medical applications.  Example applied research and development projects that Lynntech's IS unit is currently working on include the development of semiconductor and ceramic nanomaterials for pressed-powder ceramics applications, synthesis of advanced and energetic nanomaterials and coatings, advanced sorbent technologies, materials for countermeasures and obscurant applications, as well as thermal and non-thermal plasma reformation projects.

 The IS unit is seeking an experienced and creative Research Scientist with expertise in Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science, Biochemistry, Engineering, or a related field to join our close-knit collaborative group.  This Researcher will have the opportunity to be involved in the following functions as part of this job:

  • Assist in the creation and development of an agenda and strategic plan for core technology development and application in the areas of nanomaterials and nanocomposite design
  • Identify relevant government and commercial markets that have a need for technology solutions utilizing nanomaterials and nanocomposites
  • Generation of new ideas and concepts for the utilization of nanomaterials for solving scientific challenges in various applications
  • Obtain buy-in from Chief Technologist and company stake-holders for the implementation of strategic plans concerning nanomaterials and nanocomposites
  • Procure near and long term funding commitments for performing feasibility studies and for developing applied technology and product solutions for specific customers
  • Direct research and development activities as the Principal Investigator and lead a team of research personnel to successfully accomplish technical goals and objectives of the funded projects
  • Assist in the execution of a broad area of projects to commercialize and deliver world class products that meet customer expectations
  • Establish and leverage contacts within the nanomaterials and nanocomposites industry to promote collaborative research efforts
  • Represent the IS unit and Lynntech as a subject matter expert in nanomaterials and nanocomposites at various research conferences and business meetings
  • Mentor and guide other scientists and engineers in the fundamental understanding and application of nanomaterials and nanocomposites for various platforms in order to grow core research and development capabilities within the group

Why should you work at Lynntech?

  1. Your work will have an impact and make a difference in the world: Lynntech employees get to work across various disciplines, and are engaged in all aspects of technology development from idea generation to commercialization.
  2. You get the best of both worlds: We offer the infrastructure and stability of an established company as well as the challenge, benefits, and entrepreneurial spirit associated with a small business.
  3. Your work will be interesting and varied: You will have the opportunity to be creative and work on a myriad of projects across various industries (defense, energy, aerospace and medical).  If you can get buy-in for your idea and procure funding to pursue research, you will get to work on it.
  4. You'll be able to contribute to the organization in a variety of ways: You will get to wear a variety of hats in this role some examples include core technology strategy development, proposal writing, research and technology development, product development, program management, business development and mentorship of young researchers.
  5. You get to work with the best, the brightest, and the most creative: People are Lynntech's biggest asset.  We employ personnel across a broad range of disciplines including physicists, chemists, biologists, engineers, program managers, and business development.

Some examples of the skills and techniques applicable to this position are as follows:

  • Knowledge of polymer structure/properties relations
  • Knowledge of ceramics synthesis, processing, and utilization
  • Fundamental understanding of additive manufacturing materials and processes (FDM, SLA, extrusion, SLS)
  • Knowledge of thermoplastics, silicones, acrylic-based resins used for additive manufacturing processes
  • Fundamental understanding of polymer synthesis, modification, and characterization as well as ligand chemistries associated with the development of composites
  • Project management and proposal writing
  • Report writing skills and experience
  • Experience surrounding product roadmap development, strategic planning and business development

This applicant is anticipated to have the following qualifications:

  • D. degree in Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science, Biochemistry, Engineering, or a related field with at least 3-4 years of documented experience in a research environment (as a post-doctoral research scholar or in industry)
  • Expertise in fundamental chemical, physical, and engineering principles & design processes with an emphasis on materials development for specific and broad applications
  • Strong technical writing, speaking, and presentation skills

Our facilities are located in College Station, Texas, just four miles from Texas A&M University and centrally located near Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, and Houston.

Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident due to contract requirements. Qualified applicants should apply online at www.lynntech.com. Lynntech is an Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Vet/Disabled.

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