Metallurgist/Metallurgical Engineer
Boston Metal
Woburn, MA

About $75,000 - $110,000 a year

Boston Metal is commercializing cutting edge extractive metallurgy technology that will revolutionize primary metals production by improving metal quality while decreasing cost and lowering environmental impact. This fast-paced startup company is looking for a Metallurgist/Metallurgical Engineer to join the team.

Duties will include designing, casting and characterizing alloys based on properties requirement. This engineer will have to develop and implement the procedures and experimental setup to cast and characterize alloys. Additional collaboration will be with the engineering design team to develop full scale industrial components.

Competitive pay, with health and dental insurance and 401(k) retirement plan.

Required experience and skills:
5+ years in research or engineering experience in technical environment conducting alloy design, casting and characterization activities in support of industrial/commercial activities. MS Degree (or PhD) from accredited university or college in one or more of the following areas: Metallurgical or Materials Science Engineering, Physical Metallurgy, Mechanical Engineering.

Desired Skills & Experience:
Alloy Design

Process-Structure-Property Relationships


Microstructural characterization

Mechanical properties characterization

Experimental research

Materials or Metallurgical Research

Strong understanding of thermodynamics/phase equilibrium

Experience in laboratory environment

Experience with high-temperature processes >1000°C

Experience working in small teams & start-up atmosphere

Additional Information:
You will be working in a small team environment where team work and good relationships with other team members is critical. We routinely wear Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and you should be prepared to do so as well.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin

Please provide resume and cover letter if interested.