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Scientist (Applied Mechanics)

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Date: May 25, 2021

Location: Pune, MH, IN, 410501

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 46434

 

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in speciality glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people's lives.


At Corning, our growth is fueled by a commitment to innovation. We succeed through sustained investment in research & development, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges. We are a four-time National Medal of Technology winner thanks to our technology leadership and R&D environment, which attract and enable the best scientific minds in the world. This pipeline of talent has brought life-changing innovation to your fingertips for more than 160 years.

Job Profile:

This position is for a “Research Scientist – Applied Mechanics” who can use his/her engineering knowledge and fundamental understanding to solve problems using modeling & simulation. We are looking for strong, dynamic, and independent individuals with out-of-the-box thinking to deliver innovative and cost-effective solutions for products & processes. Apply numerical methods to understand physics, generate new concepts and study design options for different Corning businesses. Candidate will work closely with project leaders, experimentalists and other modeling individuals located globally.

 

Day to Day Responsibilities:

 

Required Skills:

  • Strong background in solid mechanics and FEA. Deep understanding of solid mechanics concept and theory.
  • Experience with commercial FEA software’s including but not limited to ABAQUS, LS-DYNA, ANSYS Mechanical, MATLAB, or Tecplot.
  • Strong analytical, diagnostic and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with modeling dynamic impact problem, material non-linearities.
  • Very good communication skills and strong ability to interact with team members and customers.
  • Ability to understand and break down real world problems into solvable modeling objectives.
  • Good balance between technical depth and breadth (i.e. flexible and adaptable to multiple technology areas).
  • Self-motivated, interested in long term technical growth.

 

Education and Experience:

 

Travel:

  • Occasional travel to global locations to interact with people in the research, development, engineering and manufacturing community.