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Advanced Metrology Engineer at 3M in Maplewood, Minnesota

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Job Description:

Advanced Metrology Engineer
 

Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World

Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it’s equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 96,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

“For more than 30 years at 3M, I’ve seen firsthand how it’s a place where curious, creative and collaborative people thrive and build a rewarding career. As a leader in this company, my goal is to ensure each 3Mer sees and feels the positive impact we’re making around the world” – Mike Roman, chief executive officer and chairman of the board at 3M

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role
As an Advanced Metrology Engineer, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:


  • Set up and upkeep analytical instruments, including Optical Testing, AFM, Defect Analysis and more

  • Provide hands on instrument trouble shooting

  • Develop test methods and prepare samples

  • Design and implement test plan for complex nanoscale samples

  • Analyze, characterize, interpret, communicate test data

  • Work closely with cross-functional team

  • Supporting 24x7 continuous experimentation when needed

Your Skills and Expertise 
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a science or engineering discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution

  • Experience in analytical testing and characterization of optical materials including films in a private, public, government or military environment

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Material Science, Chemistry, Physics, or a related field from an accredited institution

  • Expertise in Optical Physics

  • Experience with Optical Testing via UV/Vis/NIR

  • Experience with AFM, ultramicrotomy, and other metrology methods and equipment

  • Experience in Defect Analysis with FTIR and Raman Microscopy

  • Ability and interest to support 24x7 continuous experimentation when needed

  • Experience in instrument set up, upkeep and sample preparation

  • Experience working with soft and hard materials

  • Capable of providing hands-on instrument troubleshooting

  • Independent, high energy, positive approach

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Travel: May include up to 10% domestic/international

Relocation Assistance: May be authorized

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).

Supporting Your Well-being 

3M offers many programs to help you live your best life – both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope. 

Resources for You 

For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers. 

Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M.

Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.

3M is an equal opportunity employer.  3M  will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.

Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.

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