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Materials Research Scientist

Job Title
Materials Research Scientist
Job ID
Beavercreek,  OH 45431
Other Location
Offsite - AFRL

The candidate will serve as an onsite contractor working within the AFRL team on either experimental or theoretical questions relating to semiconductor materials for optical/electro-optical devices. 

Support an ongoing, vibrant and active research effort located at the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) , in the Materials and Manufacturing Directorate in the research group of a highly-regarded government customer. 

Work a unique opportunity to solve important, long term challenges that guide research efforts in an environment that strongly encourages collaboration (government/academic/industry), publication in top journals, and conference attendance. 

This opportunity is a stepping stone for candidates seeking future employment opportunities in government, academia, or industry.

Candidates should have graduate research and post-doc training in the areas of interest. Specific project experience, teams and organizations worked/collaborated with, and any published or scientific conference-type presentations should be identified. 

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and will need to meet eligibility requirements for access to a secure government network environment and information. 


Essential Experience:

Semiconductor materials for optical/electro-optical devices

One or both of: Nitriding, Molecular Beam Epitaxy

Some or all of the following processes/lab tools, and analysis of data gathered therein:

X-ray microscopy



Raman scattering


Field emission and analysis


Atomic force microscopy

Desirable Experience:

Related process and lab equipment design, setup, use, maintenance and repair.

Experimental lab work. 

Education: Major in Physics, Materials, Chemistry, Optics


Candidates MUST be a US Citizen

Azimuth Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Required Skills

Major in Physics, Materials, Chemistry or Optics is highly preferred
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