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Corning Incorporated

Scientist - Chemistry Job

Corning Incorporated - Painted Post, NY

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

At Corning, our growth is fueled by a commitment to innovation. We succeed through sustained investment in research & development, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges. We are a four-time National Medal of Technology winner thanks to our technology leadership and R&D environment, which attract and enable the best scientific minds in the world. This pipeline of talent has brought life-changing innovation to your fingertips for more than 160 years.

Scope of Position (i.e. projects involved with and role within group):

• Develop novel organic and hybrid materials and process to introduce functional structures on glass surface

• Support teams to provide fundamental understandings in various micro/nano-fabrication process

• Ensure timely delivery of various rapid sample prototyping request

Day to Day Responsibilities:

• Work closely with research scientist to perform experiments, data collection, analysis and documentation in the area of micro/nano-fabrication.

• Manage and maintain cleanroom daily operations and equipment update

• Provide technical support and training to personnel that needs to access cleanroom facility

Travel requirements (please note if international):

Job Requirements:

Education and Experience (minimum required for consideration): BS or MS in materials science or chemistry

Required Skills (These are skills that candidates must possess):

• Basic understanding of cleanroom protocol and working with hazardous chemicals and proper safety

• Exposure to various metrology characterization tools such as SEM, TEM, AFM, UV-Vis, FTIR, DSC, optical microscopy, optical and mechanical profiler, mechanical indentation tests etc.

• Experience with UV curing chemistry and process

Desired Skills (these are the skills that would be nice for candidates to possess):

• Experience in Nano-imprinting & nano-replication

• Good understanding in surface and interface physics and chemistry

• Extensive hands-on experience in the Micro-fabrication process, especially in the area of photo-lithography and Micro-replication.

Soft Skills (Communication/Team/Leadership): Effective written and verbal communication skills, the ability to work with multiple projects simultaneously, self- motivated and well-organized

Pay Grade: Grade A (A)

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Job Criteria:

Start Date:

Position Type: Full-Time Permanent

Years of Experience Required: 5

Education Required: Bachelors

Overnight Travel:

Vacation Time:

11 days 14 hours ago

Corning Incorporated


Scientist - Chemistry Job Corning Incorporated - Painted Post, NY, United States


Location: Painted Post, NY

Company Profile:
Corning Incorporated manufactures and sells specialty glasses, ceramics, and related materials worldwide. The company operates through five segments: Display Technologies, Optical Communications, Environmental Technologies, Specialty Materials, and Life Sciences. The Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (LCDs) that are used primarily in notebook computers, flat panel desktop monitors, and LCD televisions. The Optical Communications segment manufactures optical fiber and cable, and hardware and equipment products comprising cable assemblies, fiber optic hardware and connectors, optical components and couplers, closures, network interface devices, and other accessories. The Environmental Technologies segment manufactures ceramic substrates and filter products for emissions control in mobile and stationary, and gasoline and diesel applications. The Specialty Materials segment manufactures products that provide approximately 150 material formulations for glass, glass ceramics, and fluoride crystals. The Life Sciences segment develops, manufactures, and supplies scientific laboratory products, such as general labware and equipment, as well as specialty surfaces, media, and reagents for cell culture research, bioprocessing, genomics, drug discovery, microbiology, and chemistry. This segment also develops and produces various technologies, including the Corning Epic technology for screening; the Corning HYPER platform of vessels for cell yields; Corning Microcarriers for cell scale-up, therapy, and vaccine applications; Corning CellBIND, Matrigel, BioCoat, and Synthemax II surfaces; and Corning stemgro media. Corning Incorporated has strategic collaboration agreement with World Kitchen, LLC. The company was formerly known as Corning Glass Works and changed its name to Corning Incorporated in April 1989. Corning Incorporated was founded in 1851 and is based in Corning, New York.