Materials Testing Engineer


    Gas Services

    Materials Testing Engineer

    A Snapshot of Your Day
    Perform Materials testing / evaluation, failure analysis and support R&D materials engineering projects and suppliers while maintaining Siemens Energy Zero Harm culture
    How You’ll Make an Impac
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    The primarily focus of this position is on the evaluation of materials in new and service run GT components. Typical responsibilities include,
    • Investigation of Siemens service component condition through visual and non-visual methods.
    • Failure/Fracture surface characterization identifying the locations and fracture modes.
    • Microstructural characterization (optical, SEM, EDS/WDS, EBSD, etc.).
    • Chemical analysis practices and requirements
    • Characterization of material systems for high performance applications (superalloys, high temperature metallic and ceramic coatings, intermetallic, stainless steel)
    • Participate in failure analysis activities
    • Communication with internal and external customers
    • Writing of internal and external Technical Reports, presentations, purchase specifications, and process specifications.
    • Define and lead project schedule and budget
    • Sound knowledge of welding and joining conventional methods including required characterization is preferred.
    • Support of product qualification, procurement and material substitution
    • Adhering to Siemens Energy Zero Harm principal is embedded in day-to-day responsibilities

    What You Bring
    • BS/BA Engineering in Materials, Mechanical, or other related fields. Advanced degree is a plus.
    • Min. 3 years’ (preferably more than 5 years) of related successful experience, or equivalent combination of education and related experience is a plus.
    • Understanding of failure analysis of parts made of superalloy and steel materials is considered a phenomenal asset!
    • Knowledge of Materials and Metallurgy of steels superalloys and coatings and their chemistry, microstructure, heat treatments and service degradation modes
    • Knowledge of mechanical, physical and environmental testing; materials data analysis
    • Work experience in a manufacturing / lab environment is preferred.
    • Understanding of Gas Turbine coatings is preferred.
    • Ability to work in a team environment, as required.
    • Proven ability to develop and convey thoughts clearly & concisely through both oral & written communication with people throughout the Service & Manufacturing environment.
    • Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization. Siemens Energy employees with current visa sponsorship may be eligible for internal transfers.
    About the Team
    In our Business Unit Generation, we offer a broad portfolio of ground breaking technologies, services, and solutions for centralized and decentralized energy production.
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    Rewards
    Career growth and development opportunities
    Supportive work culture
    Company paid Health and wellness benefits
    Paid Time Off and paid holidays
    401K savings plan with company match
    Family building benefits
    Parental leave
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