Lead Analytical Chemist

Entegris Inc.
Aug 12, 2017
Aug 14, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Company Overview and Values: For 50 years, Entegris has been a provider of critical products and materials used in advanced high-technology manufacturing. These products and materials are often used to make the building blocks of many of the world's most complex microelectronic products, such as computers, mobile devices and phones, data storage components, televisions and monitors, and automobiles.

Headquartered in Billerica, Massachusetts, Entegris employs approximately 3,500 people worldwide, with roughly half employed in Asia-Pacific or Europe.

With research and development, customer service, analytical labs, and manufacturing in Asia-Pacific, North America and Europe, Entegris supports customers around the globe as they take technology to the next level.

Entegris Is a Values-driven Culture And Our Employees Rally Around Our Core PACE Values

People and Teamwork

Accountability, Integrity and Trust

Creativity and Innovation

Dedication to Excellence

Overview : Entegris is seeking a Lead Analytical Chemist to join the Analytical Services group in Danbury, CT. This individual will support product development to include Surface Preparation & Integration and Advanced Deposition Groups. The Scientist will be responsible for the metrology roadmap and daily customer request management of the Danbury Analytical Services group. This technical leader will partner cross functionally with a number of groups: technicians, scientists, applications engineers, local management, sales & marketing, as well as global technical team members .

Responsibilities :
  • Respond quickly and effectively to internal and external customer requests for routine requests and new methods;
  • Team with external partners to expand our analytical network;
  • Communicate cross functionally throughout the organization and with customers to understand and solve problems;
  • Participate on technical project core teams to drive excellence in measurement capabilities and data analysis/interpretation;
  • Perform MSA?s on measurement techniques to ensure meaningful results;
  • Contribute to metrology roadmap by identifying capability gaps and proposing plan to address, including objective/purpose of project, costs of project, and resources needed ;
  • Lead technical team in transfer of methods to and from global sites;
  • Ensure complete documentation of methods;
  • Coach, mentor and guide junior analytical staff, taking an active leadership role;
  • Train other analytical staff in job functions, manufacturing processes, company and departmental policies and quality systems;
  • Develop and implement preventative maintenance plans;
  • Ability to travel 10% to 20% domestically, with some occasional global travel.
  • Master?s degree in engineering or science, Ph.D. preferred with solid knowledge in analytical chemistry;
  • Semiconductor technology experience is preferred;
  • Prior experience working in a chemical / gas manufacturing environment preferred;
  • General lab instrument (HPLC, IC, GC, ICP-MS, ICP-AES, FT-IR, Raman) operations and maintenance experience preferred;
  • Basic computer knowledge, including MS Office; LIMS experience strongly preferred;
  • Strong experience with applicable quality tools such as pareto, FMEA?s, SPC/SQC, histograms, trend analysis, process mapping, design of experiments, cause and effect diagrams, 8D problem solving methodology;
  • Knowledge of requirements associated with the ISO 17025 and ISO 9001; Knowledge of GLP standards;
  • Experience spanning TEM, EELS, SEM, defect inspection, optical and X-ray techniques, electrical test and AFM is a plus.



At Entegris we are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. Our policy is to recruit, hire, train, and reward employees for their individual abilities, achievements and experience without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, marital or military status.

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