3M Research Specialist-Transmission Electron Microscopy* (Maplewood, MN)-R00031146 in MAPLEWOOD, Minnesota

3M is seeking a Research Specialist (Electron Microscopy) for the Corporate Research Analytical Laboratory (CRAL)located in Maplewood, MN. Here, you go.Job Summary:The person hired for the position of Research Specialist (Transmission Electron Microscopy) will partner with corporate laboratories as well as division R&D and manufacturing in the development of technologies and products.3M is a global, innovative company that succeeds by inventing new materials/process technologies to enable new products and open new markets. 3M has a global Corporate Research Laboratory with capabilities in multiple disciplines: materials, process, analytical and systems. The Corporate Research Analytical Laboratory is seeking a scientist to provide transmission electron microscopy expertise to solve problems across 3M as well as develop technology valuable to new differentiated products. We are looking for a talented scientist with both a passion and a vision for creating novel, multidisciplinary approaches to drive 3M growth.Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:Lead efforts in new technology development in test methodology in the area of Transmission Electron MicroscopyProvide comprehensive, multi-disciplinary approach to solving problemsProvide phenomenological explanations to research and development teamsDetermine failure mechanisms in a range of 3M productsPerform all applicable basic and advanced techniques in Transmission Electron Microscopy including sample preparation, image processing and data analysisReport data, both written and verbalBasic Qualifications:Ph.D. in a science or engineering discipline from an accredited universityExperience with Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) characterizationPreferred Qualifications:Ph.D. in Materials Science, Polymer Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Physics or related discipline from an accredited universityThesis topic to include TEM characterizationPost-doc and/or minimum five (5) years of experience in analytical characterization utilizing TEM expertiseHands-on TEM experience analyzing wide range of engineered materialsHands-on TEM experience in defect analysis sample preparation through image analysisStrong theoretical and computation skills (e.g. MATLAB)Outstanding communication (written, verbal and presentation) and problem-solving skillsExplored usage of emerging techniques in data science with regard to electron microscopyStrong networking skillsPossessing superior interpersonal and leadership skillsDemonstrated ability to collaborate effectively in a cross-disciplinary team environmentDemonstrated scientific excellence as evidenced by publications and presentationsExperience working on a cross-functional teamMicrosoft Office proficientLocation: Maplewood, MNTravel: May include up to 5% domestic/internationalRelocation: Is authorizedResponsibilities of this position may include direct and/or indirect physical or logical access to information, systems, technologies subjected to the regulations/compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws.U.S. Export Control laws and U.S. Government Department of Defense contracts and sub-contracts impose certain restrictions on companies and their ability to share export-controlled and other technology and services with certain "non-U.S. persons" (persons who are not U.S. citizens or nationals, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., refugees, "Temporary Residents" (granted Amnesty or Special Agricultural Worker provisions), or persons granted asylum (but excluding persons in nonimmigrant status such as H-1B, L-1, F-1, etc.) or non-U.S. citizens.To comply with these laws, and in conjunction with the review of candidates for those positions within 3M that may present access to export controlled technical data, 3M must assess employees' U.S. person status, as well as citizenship(s).The questions asked in this application are intended to assess this and will be used for evaluation purposes only. Failure to provide th