Electronics & Industrial - Senior Scientist

at DuPont in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

At DuPont, we are working on things that matter; whether it’s providing clean water to more than a billion people on the planet, producing materials that are essential in everyday technology devices from smartphones to electric vehicles, or protecting workers in this global pandemic.??

If you would like to be a part of a premier multi-industrial company that is delivering sustainable solutions that bring real purpose and value, of a company with collaborative spirit because it believes that we work best when we?work together as a team and values the diversity of thought, then DuPont is the company for you!?


Our purpose is to empower the world with essential innovations to thrive. We work on things that matter!? ??


Get to know our? Purpose? and make it yours by bringing innovations to market that?improve the world, share a?commitment to sustainability that?makes our planet better and give back to communities in?which we work?and live.??

Get to? Experience ?a collaborative environment where teamwork is celebrated with flexibility that enhances balance?and an inclusive atmosphere that is welcoming to all!??

Have the? Opportunity ?to?chart your own course,?challenge yourself, and acquire new capabilities to build?a?rewarding and fulfilling career. We reward employees with competitive pay and incentives to recognize?skills,?competencies, and contributions?to business results.???

The E&I Leveraged Analytical Sciences (LAS) group is a global analytical science organization that supports DuPont’s Electronics and Industrial businesses. The Wilmington (LAS) function located at the Experimental Station in Wilmington, DE is seeking to employ a Senior Scientist (RI), with primary responsibilities in analytical measurements that include X-ray tomography, Spectroscopy, Microscopy, and other related techniques. The successful candidate will provide integrated solutions for our thermal management sectors, Semi-Conductor and Emerging Technologies, Interconnect, and Industrial Solutions in collaboration with our Core Analytical, Engineering and Business unit networks. The successful candidate will be involved in supporting projects locally and globally within our Integrated Analytical platforms in Wilmington and will be expected to partner with our new ventures in E&I. He/she must be highly motivated, flexible, and responsive to the changing priorities within the Electronics and Industrial (E&I) business.


+ Be proficient in physical and chemicalanalytical techniques, to include Surface Analyses and Spectroscopic techniques, including sample preparation.

+ Efficient materials failure analysis and solution implementation is required. Knowledge of electrical testing is desirable.

+ Safely operate and maintain analytical laboratory equipment

+ Think creatively, trouble shoot and work in partnership with business project leaders to develop innovative, integrated solutions based on sound scientific analysis

+ Manage time and projects effectively and efficiently, cooperating across analytical competencies

+ Generate analytical reports to meet R&D, product qualification, and competitive analysisand benchmarking needs

+ Fulfill all requirements of group, site, and company safety, ethics, and quality programs


+ PhDin Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, or related field

+ Minimum 3 years analytical experience in an industrial or academic setting

+ Demonstrated ability to partner cohesively and work independently as needed while integrating functional guidance from experienced colleagues and leaders.

+ Willing to adopt new skill sets in multiple analytical competencies

+ Excellent written and oral communication skills

Required Skillsets:

+ Proficiency in probing surfaces and interfaces via any physical or chemical Analytical techniquewith the ability to troubleshoot processes across the production pipeline.

+ Extensive experience with analytical instrumentation software packages for instrument control and data interpretation

+ Efficiency in problem solving and providing integrated solutions.

DuPont LAS is a leading-edge Analytical Science unit of DuPont Electronics & Industrial with many diverse product portfolios, supplying to multiple emerging markets in the Electronics business. DuPont offers an exciting, innovative, and respectful workplace with opportunities for growth.

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Job Posting: JC222583029

Posted On: Sep 01, 2022

Updated On: Oct 28, 2022