Leidos is looking for an Analytical Chemist at its Picatinny Arsenal, NJ site.
Responsible for analyses of new materials of interest to the US Army as well as support synthesis and formulation efforts. Responsible for characterization of organic compounds and polymers utilizing state of the art analytical and instrumental techniques as well as performing synthesis and formulation of materials to achieve desired properties.
Bachelor's degree in chemistry/chemical engineering with a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience.
Hands on experience with state of the art analytical tools and techniques required.
Experience with thermal stability analysis, microscopy, chromatography, spectroscopy, as well as physical property testing required.
Experience with organic synthesis and/or formulations highly desirable. Experience with process optimization desirable.
Must be able to work in a team-based environment.
US citizenship required.
MS in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering
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