Full-Time

Senior Materials Scientist

Posted on 4/17/2024

Formlabs

Formlabs

501-1,000 employees

Specializes in high-resolution SLA, SLS 3D printers

Data & Analytics
Automotive & Transportation
Hardware
Industrial & Manufacturing
Aerospace
Education

Senior

Cambridge, MA, USA

Requirements
  • Minimum of 5 years industry experience in polymer development: resins, coatings, adhesives, elastomers, films, foams, rubbers, composites, thermoplastics, or thermosets
  • Solid understanding in polymer physics and polymer chemistry; expertise in formulating a wide range of high-performance materials: acrylate, urethane, epoxy, silicone, rubbers, or plastics
  • Experience in process optimization, research reporting, and commercial support; proven track record in commercializing new products
  • BS, MS or PhD in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science, Material Science or related field
Responsibilities
  • Conduct research and develop world-class materials for 3D printing from initial lab explorations to validation and commercialization
  • Collaborate with hardware and software engineers to ensure new and existing materials print on our hardware seamlessly and reliably
  • Design and perform experiments, and use the results to inform and develop materials performance improvements
  • Partner with product management and engineering to continuously improve our materials

Formlabs, a leader in 3D printing technology, provides cutting-edge solutions with its high-resolution SLA and SLS printers. Employees at Formlabs enjoy a culture centered around continuous innovation and technical excellence, working with advanced materials and revolutionary LFS™ technology. The company's commitment to developing high-performance 3D printers and software ensures a dynamic work environment where technical skills and creativity are deeply valued.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$253.7M

Headquarters

Somerville, Massachusetts

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

-8%

2 year growth

2%

Benefits

Flexible vacation

Premium coverage for medical, dental, and vision plans

Paid parental leave

Commuter benefits

Unlimited 3D prints

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