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R&D Technician, Metrology

San Francisco, California
Job Type
15 Oct 2020
Diamond Foundry Inc. is one of fastest growing, profitable technology startups. Creating the future of diamonds for jewelry and semiconductor applications, we use proprietary plasma reactor technology to produce high-quality diamond without carbon footprint and sell diamond jewelry online via our VRAI direct-to-consumer brand.We are looking for an ambitious, detail-oriented, and hands-on R technician to take responsibility for operating our in-house diamond metrology equipment and investigating emerging diamond products for gemstone as well as technological applications. You'll be working with an experienced team of mechanical, electrical, and materials engineers, and will be encouraged to gain experience in a variety of techniques and areas. The position will involve hands-on work with microscopy and spectroscopy instrumentation, data acquisition and analysis, as well as interpreting and reporting results to the engineering team.Responsibilities:Following SOPs and work instructionsPersonally operating, calibrating, and maintaining the metrology equipment as prescribedCollecting quality data and taking part in the analysis as well as interpretation of the resultsReporting diamond product characteristics to the engineering teamCreating proper documentation of all testing informationRequirements:Bachelor's degree in Physics, Chem. Engineering, Material Science, or related fieldEffective communication, must be comfortable taking direction from experts, and working within constraintsAttention to detail and safe working practicesFlexible, and adept at working in a fast paced environmentBasic data analysis and visualization experience (Excel, Powerpoint)A highly qualified candidate will have a subset of these skills:Self driven ability to become an expert in operation existing and novel metrology equipmentHands on experience with optical (and/or electron) microscopy and spectroscopyExperience working around delicate high tech equipment equipmentStrong work ethic and exceptional team mentality to get the job doneWe are rapidly expanding and are hiring for positions in: San Francisco, CA - technology Los Angeles, CA - ecommerce Wenatchee, WA - foundry Shanghai, CN - ecommerce
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  • Job Reference: 182911003-2
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Diamond Foundry
  • Location: San Francisco, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent