Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World
Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it's equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.
"A long-lasting career at 3M comes from having vision, imagination and the ability to see what doesn't exist. 3Mers are groundbreaking innovators and it's important that we give every person the space for disruptive and creative thinking." - John Banovetz, senior vice president and chief technology officer at 3M
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
The Impact You'll Make in this Role
As a Sr. Sensor Research Engineer, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:
Inventing and developing sensor materials, technologies, sensing systems to create new product opportunities for 3M.
Designing experiments, building apparatus, collecting and analyzing real world data to demonstrate fitness for use, robustness, and confirm efficacy in intended application.
Supporting existing 3M sensing products and businesses.
Leading and collaborating with research teams in 3M Corporate Research Labs and 3M business labs to strengthen sensing competencies and capabilities within 3M.
Publishing and presenting knowledge within 3M and in top-tier journals and conferences.
Performing comprehensive analysis of existing art and plan for and contribute to development of 3M intellectual property.
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Three (3) years experience with sensor/hardgoods/electronic systems (academic or professional) in a private, public, government or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Master's degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering or Physics from an accredited institution
In depth knowledge of sensor device physics as well as fundamental understanding of sensing principles for airborne contaminants.
Experience with sensors and sensing systems including fundamental understanding of materials and materials interactions with light, sound, vibration, chemical, electronic, and other stimuli.
Experience developing applied sensing systems to include physical property transduction into a reliable electrical signal, design and development of electronic circuitry, and basic algorithm development.
Strong electronic systems aptitude and problem-solving skills.
Strong data analytics skills including familiarity with principles of statistics and machine learning.
Scientific excellence as evidenced by publications and presentations.
Familiarity and experience in assessment and development of intellectual property.
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic/international
Relocation Assistance: Is not authorized
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Supporting Your Well-being
3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.
Resources for You
For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.
Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M. Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties. 3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.
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