Scientist I

Information Technology
Niskayuna, New York
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We have an immediate opening for a Scientist I  for a  12+ months assignment in Niskayuna, NY

If you have the following skills, connect with us.

  • Work effectively with scientists and engineers to understand project direction. Independently run experiments, work up reactions & operate various pieces of lab-scale and pilot equipment
  • Analyze samples by various analytical methods – LC, GPC, DSC, IR, UV
  • Work collaboratively with GE Global Research facilities teams to ensure operation of equipment and maintenance of infrastructure
  • Conduct research with data-driven mindset. Prepare and maintain an accurate lab notebook – detailing experimental results with rigor.
  • Be responsible for the safe and compliant use/operation and disposal of hazardous chemicals
  • Demonstrated teamwork experience & ability to work across all functions/levels as part of a team
  • Hands-on problem-solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Skill Set/Background:

  • Degree or experience in Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Synthetic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Polymer Chemistry, Material Science, or Material Engineering

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