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Post Doc -- Source Scientist

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. - Hillsboro, OR

Post Doc -- Source Scientist

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Hillsboro

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Job Description

Job Title: Post-Doc – Source Scientist

Requisition ID: 58280BR

Location: Hillsboro

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

As the world leader in serving science, we empower our people to advance innovative technologies, develop meaningful solutions, and build rewarding careers. With revenues of $18 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our 55,000 extraordinary minds the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Charged particle optics, electron and ion focusing columns, and high-brightness sources are at the heart of Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM), Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM), Focused Ion Beam (FIB), and DualBeam tools serving the Nanotechnology market. Thermo Fisher Scientific seeks a PhD (Post Doctorate Position) to assist in the initiation, design, development, execution, and implementation of a wide range of high brightness ion and electron source development projects. Activities will include one or more of the following tasks as determined by program needs, project priorities and Post Doctorate’s capabilities and interests.

Responsibilities:

Perform a variety of experiments as directed by the lead scientists and engineers with the objective of the development and characterization of high brightness ion and electron sources. Experiments typically involve the measurements of current–voltage relationships, energy spread, brightness, lifetime, noise, and stability

Perform analysis of experimental results using scientific techniques and standard computer software (Excel, R, python, Julia, etc.)

Documentation of research results in both written reports and Power Point presentations

Development and testing of new laboratory and instrument control software

Maintain, troubleshoot, and repair laboratory equipment as necessary

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. in physics, chemistry, engineering and/or computer science

An excellent grasp of fundamental physics and chemistry principles

Proficient and “hands-on” in the laboratory; performing experiments including working with standard electronics equipment, high voltage, ultrahigh vacuum equipment, and data acquisition systems

Ability to troubleshoot equipment and implement solutions

Sufficient hand-eye coordination to handle and work with small delicate objects

Proficient with standard office computer programs (Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.)

Ability to work in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with electron or ion sources including field emission sources, plasma, and liquid metal ion sources

Experience with SEM and FIB systems

Computer programming (C , C#, or similar)

Development of simulation software

Electronics design and fabrication ability

Good understanding of mechanical engineering principles including ability to create and work with drawings

Fundamental Material Science knowledge

Experience mentoring intern master’s students

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 55,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Location: Hillsboro, OR

Company Profile:
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of $17 billion and 50,000 employees in 50 countries. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. Our four premier brands - Thermo Scientific, Life Technologies, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services - offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support.