Honeywell Lead R&D Scientist - Inorganic in Kansas City, Missouri
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Honeywell’s Federal Manufacturing & Technologies business manages the U. S. Department of Energy’s Kansas City National Security Campus in Missouri and New Mexico, manufacturing sophisticated mechanical, electronic, and engineered-material components for our nation's defense system. Honeywell is on the leading edge of supplying engineering and manufacturing expertise for our nation's defense and national security. Visit kcnsc.doe.gov for more information about working for Honeywell at the Kansas City National Security Campus.
This position will be located in Kansas City, MO
The current opening will support departments within the Analytical Lab. Plans, conducts, and coordinates a broad range of complex professional research, development, design, technology, manufacturing, or quality assignments requiring extensive knowledge of advanced techniques and principles and their application to specific projects.
Summary of Duties:
May influence strategic planning for, and plans for major technical projects or more than one project of major scope and complexity that significantly impact the business
Advises and consults as technical expert to other technical and administrative personnel to drive and implement short and long-term projects
Estimates manpower requirements and schedules work to meet completion dates and technical requirements
Prepares comprehensive proposals and cost estimates, evaluates progress and results, and recommends and directs the implementation of major revisions in approaches and objectives
Produces substantial growth based on technical advances and innovation and/or improvement in existing technologies
Negotiates complex states of work, schedules, budgets, and anticipates and resolves issues regarding customer relationships
Champions initiatives to resolve critical processes and technological-related issues
Stays current with relevant emerging technology and business trends
Uses business knowledge to evaluate and prioritize business opportunities based on economic and technical factors
Conducts activities in a safe and healthy manner and works in accordance with established HS&E requirements to ensure the protection of employees, the public, and the environment
The primary focus of the candidate will be leveraging, and further developing existing analytical testing capabilities in the area of Inorganic and Elemental Analysis
You Must Have:
US citizenship in order to obtain US Dept. of Energy "Q" level security clearance
Bachelors of Science Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Physics
Seven (7) or more years of progressive, applied experience involving Inorganic and/or Elemental testing and analysis in an analytical chemistry laboratory environment working on highly complex technical assignments
Ten (10) or more years of relevant experience in a role related to Inorganic and/or Elemental testing and analysis in an analytical chemistry laboratory environment working on highly complex technical assignments
Advanced degree in Chemistry or Physics
Ability to apply advanced engineering and analytical concepts and techniques to highly complex technical projects
Ability to work without supervision and to provide technical consultation and guidance
Strong Leadership skills and ability to actively contribute to teams or work independently
Experience in the preparation and presentation of analytical information to all levels of stakeholders
Ability to manage multiple assignments and responsibilities concurrently
Experience using MS Office Suite desktop applications, such as MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Familiar with Six Sigma tools
Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.