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Chemist in Egg Harbor Township at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 3/14/2018

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Job Description

Initiates and executes scientific research and/or development studies; Analyzes problems and applies theoretical techniques to develop solutions.

1. Analyzes problems and develops experimental or theoretical techniques for formalized engineering or scientific studies.

2. Carries out development and testing of programs on systems, components and materials concurrent with design, fabrication or testing to better evaluate and minimize future problems.

3. Plans and executes laboratory research.

4. Develops alternative solutions to existing problems.

5. Uses specialized techniques and ingenuity to select and evaluate approaches to unforeseen or unique problems.

6. Performs or delegates all detail work necessary to determine optimum solutions.

7. Evaluates proposals and makes recommendations based on sound scientific principles and practical considerations.

8. May provide guidance and work leadership to less experienced Scientists and/or Technicians.

9. Prepares cost and schedule estimates and technical documents on proposed projects in assigned area.

10. Demonstrates creative ability through patent disclosures, problem solving, scientific reports or technical papers and articles.

11. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

12. Participates in special projects as required.

13. Manufactures chemically based explosive simulants to exact laboratory standards.

14. Conducts exploratory research to produce new knowledge and potential products; conceives, organizes, promotes, and executes ideas and plans to increase chemistry's role in and contribution to the discovery and chemical approaches to meet exploratory objectives in product discovery.

15. Develops proposals to provide a technically and economically sound basis for developing and evaluating new or improved products, synthetic methods, processes, and analytical and physical testing techniques.

Job Requirements

3-5 years of professional experience; or 1 year of professional experience with a related Master’s degree. Considered career, or journey, level. Experience must support that of a production/practicing chemist in a lab environment without supervision.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.