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Employment

MATRIC believes strongly in equal employment opportunities and encourages the submission of resumes from the widest range of applicants. Specific openings will be described on this page when available. Competitive salaries and benefits; EO employer.


Technology Development Engineer

Scope

The Technology Development Engineer works within a multi-functional team environment to provide facility and project support of both laboratory and pilot plant projects. This position manages projects; communicates progress within MATRIC as well as with the customer; and executes the experimental plan and analysis of results.  The Technology Development Engineer works with laboratory technicians and/or pilot plant operators and other MATRIC personnel to collect and analyze data.  Some projects may also involve implementation support at the customer’s site. Additionally, this position is responsible for ensuring safe operation of the laboratory and pilot plant.

Major Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Oversees the safe execution of client projects through experimental planning, construction, and execution
  • Assists and/or leads the collection and analysis of research data and communicates results with the client, including written reports
  • Works with the broader research team to set program direction and execute the experimental program
  • Provides periodic project management reports including spending and schedule projections versus plan
  • Interprets experimental results and translates the results into recommendations to develop or improve the process design
  • Provides daily direction for laboratory technicians and/or pilot plant technicians
  • Provides technical support at customer locations, such as during technology implementations
  • Meets with potential customers to understand their opportunities and explain how MATRIC can advance their technology to commercialization
  • Assists other project teams with general chemical engineering insight

Required Skills

  • Master’s degree in chemical engineering; or, bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering along with research experience
  • Ability to work in multiple and frequently changing technologies
  • Strong communication, organization, and planning skills
  • High level of technical aptitude and creativity
  • Ability to work safely in a plant environment and to maintain awareness and control of occupational hazards
  • Sound fundamental understanding of chemical unit operations
  • Knowledge of research work processes and ability to maintain accurate records
  • Ability to research, analyze data, and draw valid conclusions from experimental observations
  • Skilled in operations troubleshooting
  • Ability to work well on a project team with members from a wide variety of backgrounds, experience levels, and skill sets
  • Strong modeling skills are a plus
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) skills are a plus

Required Experience

  • 2+ years’ experience in a chemical engineering related field; or equivalent academic research/thesis experience
  • Chemical process research, process conceptualization experience preferred
  • Project management and execution experience preferred

Position Location

South Charleston, WV

Position Posting Closing Date

March 11, 2018

To Apply

Apply online at:  https://matricinnovates.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2ok1adh81tu

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with disability.


Intermediate Software Developer

Scope

The intermediate software developer position works in advanced software technologies, a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment developing truly innovative software solutions for federal and commercial customers.  This position develops cutting edge software for:

  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Enterprise level web applications
  • Simulation and Artificial Intelligence

Pursuant to a government contract, this position requires U.S. citizenship status.

Major Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Web development (JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, PHP, Django, Bootstrap, Meteor, RESTful architecture)
  • Application development with Java, Python, Scala
  • Software development for Linux and Windows platforms
  • Firewall and server configuration and management for Linux and Windows systems
  • Database development (SQL-based such as PostgreSQL, and NoSQL-based such as MongoDB)
  • Object Oriented programming
  • Agile software development
  • Deploying and managing cloud hosted solutions

Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field required; Master’s degree in computer science or related field preferred.
  • Strong creativity and problem solving abilities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute in a team setting while being an effective self-starter able to manage daily activities to achieve long term goals

Required Experience

  • 5+ years’ experience in software development

Position Location

Morgantown, WV

Position Posting Closing Date

March 4, 2018

To Apply

Apply online at:  https://matricinnovates.applicantstack.com/x/apply/a2ok1aduxdea

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with disability.