Scientific Associate I
Atlanta Metro Area, GA
The Technician or Scientist is responsible for supporting the development of superior surface coatings for new contact lenses.
Design appropriate experiments and execute them with hands-on work in research lab and/or pilot lab. Daily work may involve wet chemistry and handling different chemicals with appropriate PPE (personal protection equipment)
Identify and perform testing funnels to evaluate surface properties for contact lenses
Document experimental results in appropriate formats (laboratory notebook, memo and/or report) and perform statistical analysis of data as needed, communicate idea and data effectively to project teams
associate or BS degree or higher in a scientific discipline in chemistry, organic chemistry, polymer chemistry, surface chemistry, chemical engineering, or material science
Fluency in English is required.
Wet chemistry, Surface coating experience and Surface analysis experience for contact lens or other medical devices are desired
Must be able to write reports and communicate well to internal customers.