Job Title Lead Ceramic Engineer - Dental Technology R&D
Location Orange County, CA
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description

Lead Ceramic Engineer - Dental Technology R&D
Dental Technology and Medical Device Company
Orange County, California
Excellent salary, benefits, and paid relocation

Our client is the world leader in dental technology and an emerging medical device company. They are pioneers in using ceramics and polymers to create advanced dental materials.  They invest heavily in materials science, dental implantology, subtractive and additive manufacturing, CAD/CAM, software, and optical scanning technologies to satisfy the demands of their rapidly expanding global market.

They have retained us to find a Lead Ceramic Engineer for their Research and Development staff. The ideal candidate for this role will be an innovative, entrepreneurial materials scientist or engineer who wants to be a hands-on leader in the R&D organization that sets the pace for an entire industry.

• Perform hands-on product and process development of ceramic dental materials and products
• Work closely with Product Managers to develop product specs and define projects’ scope
• Communicate with cross-functional teams, colleagues, industry and academic leaders, vendors, customers, and end users

• BS or MS , Ceramic Engineering, Materials Science, or related discipline; PhD a plus
• 8+ years’ experience in a product development or R&D environment
• Substantial experience working with ceramics including zirconia
• 2+ years supervisory or team lead experience

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Keywords: ceramics, dental, implants, dentures, polymers, resins, glass, porcelain, zirconia

To apply, please email your resume to Paul Edelman, Managing Director at Edelman & Associates,  Your resume will not be distributed to this (or any other) client unless we first speak with you and obtain your consent.

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Paul Edelman | Managing Director | Edelman & Associates
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