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Materials Testing and Applications Engineer
Raleigh Durham, NC 27709 United States
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bioMASON is a unique biotechnology startup manufacturing company with a natural process that will revolutionize the building and construction industry. bioMASON employs microorganisms and chemical processes to manufacture biological cementbased masonry building materials in ambient temperatures.
bioMASON is dedicated to finding talented, multifaceted, hardworking, and passionate people to join our innovative team. We are a young startup seeking to make a massive impact on carbon emissions. bioMASON believes in a fastpaced, creative working environment that fosters collaboration and innovation unhindered by traditional boundaries.
The company appeals to selfdirected, flexible teammates who embrace ambiguity, learn quickly, possess interpersonal skills, and seeks to test ideas through rapid iteration. An insatiable curiosity about biocement, design sensibilities, and customer empathy is required. The work often requires more than 40 hours per week including occasional nights and weekends.
bioMASON is seeking a Materials Testing and Applications Engineer. This is a Fulltime Associate position, responsible for the routine performance testing of bioMASON building material products, ensuring conformance to established standards (e.g. ASTM, ISO), and the development of new testing methods as required. This position reports to the bioAPPLICATION Scientist and the Chief Technology Officer.
Bachelor Degree or higher in Civil Engineering
Minimum 2years work experience in a materials testing laboratory.
Responsibilities, Tasks and Outcomes:
Research, development, and implementation of materials testing standards.
Routine materials testing and performance analysis.
Formal documentation of performance data.
Coordination and internal dissemination of performance data for product development.
Observation and analysis of material performance for new product development.
Performing other duties assigned by your supervisor
Required Skills and Interests:
Experience in ASTM materials testing as related to concrete, stone, and masonry building materials and construction assemblies.
Demonstrable data management and analysis skills.
Ability to maintain and calibrate testing systems and equipment.
Ability to work on small team under tight deadlines
The Candidate Must Be:
Organized and possess excellent attention to detail
Creative, flexible, proactive, punctual, persistent
A team player
Ability to SelfManage
Comfortable with a demanding fastpaced work environment and ability to excel in a growing environment
bioMASON Employees Must Possess:
Integrity and Honesty
Passion and Motivation
Intelligence and Aptitude
Must have reliable transportation to the RTP/ Raleigh area.
North Carolina Biotechnology Center