EAG Laboratories has a Senior Metallurgist position available at our Failure Analysis laboratory in the Los Angeles area. The Senior Metallurgist will be responsible for consulting and solving industrial materials related problems and failures, writing failure analysis reports, and providing litigation consulting as an expert witness.
Litigation experience as expert witness.
Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering and experience in failure analysis is required with at least 5 to 10 years of experience.
Experience with SEM/EDX and metallography is essential with familiarity with surface analysis (Auger and XPS) and organic analysis (FTIR, DSC, TGA, GC/MS) techniques.
Experience with working on engineering materials such as various metals & alloys, composites, plastics and ceramics.
Experience in performing root cause failure analysis in areas such as corrosion/oxidation, stress corrosion cracking, fatigue and other slow cracking mechanisms, contamination problems, wear failures, adhesion and bonding problems, improper heat treatments and plating issues.
EAG Laboratories has extensive experience solving complex engineering and technical problems across the full range of industries and applications. Our lab in El Segundo has committed over 40 years solving problems, and as a result is today recognized as the leading independent materials analysis laboratory in the US.
Our dedicated staff of Ph.D. metallurgists and engineers which include experts... in the fields of materials and metallurgical science, chemistry, electronics, failure analysis, analytical techniques such as Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM), Residual Gas Analysis (RGA) and Destructive Physical Analysis (DPA). The EAG team consists of individuals who bring strong analytical skills to your project, and who develop new methods to meet your most demanding requirements.