Materials Engineer Resume Samples

A Materials Engineer is responsible for developing specifications for designing, processing and applying materials effectively. Job description varies according to size of industry and type of employer; however the Materials Engineer Resume typically lists the common duties – developing, testing, evaluating and modifying materials; providing technical advice and suggestions, diagnosing faults; overseeing operational quality control processes, supervising engineering and technical staff; undertaking research work; and giving suggestions about maintenance and repairs.

To work successfully the following skills and abilities will be needed – a demonstrable experience in the field of materials science, in-depth knowledge of materials, substances and its associated characteristics; ability to make sketches, mechanical engineering drawings, and commutations; and a good understanding of mechanical engineering theory and designing principles. Employers look for resumes that depict an engineering degree in Materials Science, or a related field.

Materials Engineer Resume

Summary : Hands-on Product Development Engineer with substantial experience gained through managing multiple projects within a stringent quality system, working with cross-functional teams and utilizing sophisticated analytical instruments.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Tensile Testing, Differential Scanning, Hardness Testing.

Description :

    1. Supervise construction phase of the unit combined cycle power plant project in terms of quality, welding, painting, inspection.
    2. Responsible for ensuring that all the delivered products are inspected in accordance with the company's documented procedures.
    3. Prepared quality documents and reviewed subcontractors' quality documents.
    4. Coordinated sampling and testing (destructive & nondestructive) of materials and interpretation of test results.
    5. Prepared and inspected test programs, and provided relevant training for the quality personnel.
    6. Coordinated and organized technical engineering activities including relevant problem-solving.
    7. Quality and production issues Familiar with ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Section II, III and V Focus on carbon, stainless.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS


Materials Engineer III Resume

Summary : Apply education and prior work experiences as a Materials Engineer to become an employee at an organization that is pursuing advanced manufacturing processes involving either the metals, plastics or composites industries.

Skills : Solid works, Auto cad, Cisco, Sales, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Designed and built process development units for the continuous production of functionalized carbon nanotubes based on process instrumentation diagrams.
    2. Performed proof of concept experiments, prototyping and Engineering Validation Testing for several nanocomposite systems.
    3. Testing principles for carbon nanotube and graphene/exfoliated graphite-based supercapacitor and lithium-ion battery electrodes.
    4. Reverse engineered several commercial batteries and supercapacitors from various manufacturers as well as summarized.
    5. Performed failure analysis on commercial products as well as experimental mechanical test panels and made recommendations.
    6. Generated and performed proprietary quality control inspection and purification techniques for carbon nanotubes.
    7. Developed Environmental, Health and Safety laboratory procedures for nanoparticle handling and processing as per EPA and OSHA regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Metallurgical


Sr. Materials Engineer Resume

Summary : To find a position that provides challenges and rewards. Working part-time recently and would prefer to work weekends and holidays but will consider a full-time position. Over 35 years of increasing knowledge.

Skills : Microsoft office, Chemicals, Thermal interface materials, Thermal measurement.

Description :

    1. Performed component & materials research for Research & Development Engineers.
    2. Installed process control techniques at key suppliers.Edwards Deming's Quality, Productivity, and Competitive Position Course.
    3. Graduate of several Electrical Engineering and Materials Science Courses.
    4. Graduate of numerous Sales & Selling Techniques Courses.
    5. Managing the process from concept definition to introduction into the market Coordinated completion of all necessary activities. 
    6. Ensuring the quality of the product was maintained o Conducted engineering change for updates to drawings, specifications, processes.
    7. Designed and supervised the manufacturing of concrete working platforms used for underwater repair applications.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Management

Associate Materials Engineer Resume

Summary : Highly motivated, quick learner who provides exceptional customer service. Work well independently or as part of a team. Attentive to details while still being able to see the big picture.

Skills : Materials Processing, Material Property Analysis, Solid works, Automobile.

Description :

    1. Determined the root cause failure of high voltage cables and connectors of an advanced radar system; reviewed and revised the supplier's fabrication.
    2. Corrective actions taken at various stages throughout the process improvement resulted.
    3. Identified a new adhesive for bonding foam insulation to an electrical panel to replace a failing adhesive.
    4. Developed and implemented a field repair process for a mobile satellite communications system.
    5. Refined manufacturing process specifications to improve product quality and manufacturability.
    6. Conducted needs assessments with the customer, prepared process requirements, and coordinated vendor activities.
    7. Conducted quarterly lab inspections; produced monthly status reports for management review.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Lead Materials Engineer Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Materials Engineer with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and in the collaborative environment.

Skills : Materials Characterization, Metallography, Mechanical Testing of Materials.

Description :

    1. Support activities include, but not limited to material selection, supporting tool runoffs, tool trials, pre-production.
    2. Successfully worked with material suppliers and Inteva team members to develop and implement a brand new polyurethane formulation into production.
    3. Leading a team of cross-functional engineers managed to reduce the scrap rate in less than two months.
    4. Develop and implement material testing procedures and work instructions as well as create and update incoming material specifications for raw materials.
    5. Consistently recognized for providing a high level of support and accountability for multiple Product Development Teams.
    6. Actively supported our Advanced Development Group's adhesive project that has estimated potential material savings.
    7. Materials and failure analysis Understanding of material processing, fabrication, mechanical testing, and corrosion protection.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Materials

Materials Engineer/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : An experienced engineer proficient in supplier manufacturing management, seeking opportunities where can blend passion for creativity with knowledge in engineering to bring only the best products to market.

Skills : Corrosion resistant alloys and high tech alloy processing.

Description :

    1. Sole onsite elasto meric materials specialist Development Responsibilities - Liaison to R&D Product Group.
    2. Initiate/Coordinate Materials/Processes/Products through development and manufacturing trials to improve quality, reduce costs, new product introduction.
    3. Worked closely with multiple suppliers to improve product quality, improve process efficiency, replace obsolete materials, and reduce cost.
    4. Provided full technical process/materials support.
    5. Field observation, testing, sampling and inspection soil, Asphalt and Concrete.
    6. Work with suppliers to develop and refine materials and test plans while building strong, positive working relationships.
    7. Design and execute materials qualification test plans Manage and oversee work plans as they are carried through multiple stages and groups.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Lead Materials Engineer Resume

Summary : To find the right opportunity to help others by improving safety and working conditions while utilizing hard-earned experience and knowledge of process and project engineering to effectively resolve problems quickly and inexpensively.

Skills : Microsoft Word and Excel, Matlab, Mathcad, Sibelius, Labview.

Description :

    1. Supervised control system upgrade for low-velocity friction analyzer (left) with Lab-view, re-wrote all previously existing test programs.
    2. Supervision of physical properties testing of experimental materials.
    3. Investigation of various transmission fluid properties for database and research.
    4. Preparation of presentation-quality reports for core knowledge base research on all findings.
    5. Performing failure analysis to support global transmission application development, warranty issues, and production problems.
    6. Provided materials engineering technical service to four refineries, resulting in cost savings, improved equipment, and piping reliability.
    7. Primary responsibilities included working independently to perform more than 400 root cause failure-analysis reports.
    8. Responsible for the quality assurance and performance for all production materials impacting the painting process.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Chemical

Materials Engineer/Representative Resume

Summary : Qualified and experienced Automotive Engineer with 24 years at Ford Motor Company with experience in interior and exterior trim applications. Materials Engineering at Central Laboratory focused on injection.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Matlab, C++, Solidworks.

Description :

    1. Wrote and released global material and performance specifications and developed strategies for grilles, emblems/badges.
    2. Supported launches and production through material selection and failure analysis for global Ford and Lincoln programs.
    3. Developed new laboratory test methods for incorporation into performance specifications for molded-in color weathering, chrome adhesion.
    4. Guided supplier process and capability improvements through onsite reviews and warranty analysis.
    5. Evaluated new technology to capture innovative ideas for future models.
    6. Reviewed and approved drawings for correct material and performance call outs for commodities on all new programs daily.
    7. Process and Commodity Specific: Chrome Plating Wrote and released global performance specifications for exterior chrome plated plastic and steel parts.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Management

Materials Engineer/Technician Resume

Summary : Experienced with concrete products from the plant to placement on the field, as well as overall quality assurance procedures and material testing. Familiar with the transportation industry, construction aspects.

Skills : Contract Development, Quality Assurance, Materials Testing, Access, Written Communication.

Description :

    1. Review and approve precast and prestressed concrete mix designs statewide.
    2. Review new products from manufacturers relating to concrete to determine if they meet our specifications and business needs.
    3. Provide support to the Quality Assurance Section, Plant Monitors, Structures Section, and Districts to provide quality concrete products.
    4. Provide assistance to field staff during concrete placement and at the plant during trial batching.
    5. Teach the VDOT Materials School Concrete Plant Certification class for producers that will need to create VDOT-approved ACI concrete mix designs.
    6. Helped standardize Quality Assurance Plans requirements for localities and edit a Materials Manual of Instructions for Local Assistance Projects.
    7. Rotated throughout the central testing labs, sampling, and testing transportation-related materials.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Environmental

Materials Engineer Resume

Summary : Materials Engineer, specializing in metallic materials, with 5 years' experience working in a manufacturing materials laboratory. Skilled at performing failure analysis, providing materials recommendations for product engineers.

Skills : Metallurgical-type process analysis techniques such as FTIR, SEM, XPS, XRD, etc.

Description :

    1. Worked with production and maintenance team to measure the temperature, record the data, analyze gas flows.
    2. Developed laboratory sample log and priority matrix for workflow prioritization based on production and engineering needs.
    3. Communicated directly with stakeholders to estimate deadlines and provided timely updates on sample analysis progress.
    4. Generated reports to communicate results with product engineers, and engaged in daily update meetings with key manufacturing personnel.
    5. Developed powder metal manufacturing process through the use of DOE's and statistics to increase the quality of the powder mixing process.
    6. Measured powder characteristics, processed powder samples, and analyzed raw materials to develop processing parameters based on materials properties.
    7. Successfully increased process yield and first-pass yield of high volume powder metal parts.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
M.B.A