Instrumentation scientist at Rigaku Americas Corp. in Auburn Hills, Michigan

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Job Description:

Instrumentation scientist

Job Locations

US-MI-Auburn Hills

# of Openings


Rigaku Innovative Technologies is seeking an Instrumentation Scientist.


    Provide innovative solutions in developing new products and new technologies, especially products and technologies related to x-ray optics and x-ray instruments.
  • Manage development projects, including working with other departments, especially Coating Department and Engineering Department.

  • Support Sales and Marketing department by providing technical supports to sales activities and marketing activities.

  • Provide technical support to production activities.


  • Education: Ph.D. in physics, applied physics, material, or the fields with emphasis in physical science and engineering.

  • Good understanding to the theory of x-ray diffraction and x-ray fluorescence.

  • Good understanding to opto-mechanical design. The knowledge related to the design of x-ray optics and instruments is a plus.

  • Good knowledge in traditional optical technologies.

  • Strong modeling capability, both establishing physical models and mathematical models.

  • Strong hands-on capability and experience.

  • Knowledge and experience in device/instrument development. Knowledge and experience in the development of x-ray optics are desirable. Should be able to demonstrate the past successes in the development of devices/instruments.

  • Principle driven, attention to details, result oriented, strong work ethic, adequate English for fluent communication.