Product Development Engineer in Marlborough, MA at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

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    260 Cedar Hill Street
    Marlborough, MA
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Job Description

Company Description

Xtalic Corporation, a dynamic, growing Boston-area company, develops commercial electroplating processes that create new metal alloys based on Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)-developed nanotechnology. 

Job Description

We are seeking an energetic, results-oriented individual to join our product development team. The Product Development Engineer is a hands-on product application position.

•    Electroplate customer test parts reproducibly in both lab scale and production settings
•    Define and optimize process flow for specific plating applications
•    Generate test data sets with statistically relevant quantification
•    Develop methods for product plating in-house for adaptation at customer sites
•    Key member for on-site customer implementation, scale-up and development
•    Assess and remediate failures in plated parts and associated processing steps
•    Documentation of processes
•    Transfer of process knowledge to internal and external customers

Job Requirements


The successful candidate will have a combination of the following skills and experience:

  • BS/MS in Engineering or Science
  • Minimum 2 years laboratory experience (previous employment or co-op)
  • Strong communication skills:  written, verbal and interpersonal.  Fluent in Microsoft Office software
  • Knowledge of inorganic chemistry and elemental analysis (SEM/EDS/XRF)
  • Good oral presentation skills
  • Successfully navigate project objectives while attending to detail
  • Ability to translate tangible concepts into streamlined process flow
  • Capable of multi-tasking while working in teams or as an individual contributor
  • Electroplating experience a plus
  • Customer facing experience a plus
  • Ability to travel <25% expected

Additional Information

Compensation for this position will be market-competitive, and will include salary and equity. Xtalic also offers a complete set of benefits including top tier health & dental insurance; flex spending plans, and a 401k.