Opto-Electronics Scientist

Corning, New York
PhD Required

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.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Job Title: Opto-Electronics Scientist

Reference Number: 367

Day to Day Responsibilities:

Lead, execute and support current projects in the areas of optoelectronics, sensors, novel display applications and high-speed electronics. Key ability of interest is to create innovative and cost-effective products.

Travel Requirements: Occasional travel, mostly domestic

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time: 5 day, 40 hour work week

Required Education: PhD in Physics, Materials Science or Engineering

Required Years and Area of Experience: 3

Required Skills:

Ability to design, build and test novel experiments

Familiarity with data analysis

Deep understanding of physics and materials

Desired Skills:

Optomechanical integration and packaging

Physical systems modeling,

Excellent written and oral presentation skills

Programming, preferably C

Soft Skills:

Comfortable with ambiguity

Lead or contribute to multidisciplinary projects

Lead or contribute to international teams

Mitigate technical risks

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Clear, concise oral and written communication

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If you are interested, please apply via the Corning Career Site at http://www.corning.com/worldwide/en/careers.html.