Product Development Scientist
Ultradent Products, Inc.
Salt Lake City, UT
Research Scientist, R&D
We are seeking an R&D Product Development Scientist to join our team at our headquarters in Salt Lake City. This position requires a drive to innovate and explore new materials in the dental industry. Experience in developing ideas from concept to prototype is highly recommended. Experience with 3D printing resins, photo/radical induced polymerization techniques, (meth)acrylate chemistry, monomer synthesis, and/or a related field is preferred.
Develop, improve, and customize products and formulas
Explore, innovate, and create new chemistries, materials, and technologies
Design and implement experiments
Collaborate with a dynamic team to generate new products
Conduct research and remain current on applicable technologies
WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED:
B.S. in Chemistry, Material Science, or related scientific field with R&D experience is ideal
Experience in biomaterials, polymers, and/or medical devices is preferred
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and written
Ability to effectively use computer software including Microsoft Office Suite
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR IN YOU:
Self-driven and motivated
Strong mechanical aptitude
Strong organizational skills including the ability to manage multiple priorities
Ability to effectively use laboratory and processing equipment
Passion for completing challenging projects
Strong analytical, deductive, and inductive reasoning abilities
Be able to work effectively as a part of a multi-functional team
Ultradent is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We are a global culture where differences are sought after, welcomed, and embraced. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
VEVRAA Federal Contractor: For more information please contact us at Recruiting@ultradent.com.