Entry Level Materials Engineer
Company: KTA-Tator, Inc.
Posted on: March 13, 2023
Elzly Technology Corporation (Elzly) is seeking to fill an
entry-level full-time Staff Engineer/Staff Analyst position to
support a myriad of clients and exciting projects. This position
would be at Elzly's Reston, VA -office. Elzly is a growing
consulting-engineering firm that provides technical and subject
matter expertise for the prevention and control of corrosion. Our
services include assisting our clients with field investigations of
corrosion phenomena, research and testing of materials, developing
training materials, and development of specifications. Culturally,
we focus on providing our customers a valuable service while
creating an enjoyable and professional organization, allowing
employees maximum opportunity to express their individual talents
and participate in professional development activities through
in-house, hands-on, formal training, and certifications.JOB
- A successful candidate will work with other technical staff on
various projects for the Department of Defense, State and Local
Infrastructure, and other government and commercial clients.
- Projects the Staff Engineer/Staff Analyst will immediately
support tangibly improve military readiness by addressing and
preventing corrosion on air, ground and sea weapons systems as well
as infrastructure assets.
- Duties vary by project assignment; examples include assisting
with field inspections and demonstrations, design of prototype test
apparatus and devices, proof of concept testing,
research/literature reviews, data entry/analysis, specification
writing, development of presentations, and basic project
- As the successful candidate gains experience at Elzly, they can
expect increasing levels of technical and management responsibility
on larger and more complex projects, and more client interaction
(position responsibilities and compensation will be commensurate
with successful candidate's level of experience). -JOB
- Bachelor's degree in engineering or sciences - required.
- Recent Graduate to nominally two years of relevant work
experience (Entry Level) - required.
- Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen and be willing to pursue (or
have) a Government security clearance - required.
- Travel will vary by job assignment, with an expected minimum of
25-33% - required.
- Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint,
Teams, etc.) - required.
- The ability to work effectively both collaboratively and
independently, including in a remote environment - required.
- Related experience in corrosion, coatings, or materials science
experience - highly desired.
- Prior Military service or experience - highly desired.
- Candidates must be proficient in written and verbal
communication. Writing samples will be requested if not submitted
with the resume. Our primary products are written reports and
memoranda based on the analytical work performed, as well as
briefings to clients.
- The candidate should have demonstratable experience with or
express a willingness to learn how to use basic hand tools,
electronic and mechanical systems, and laboratory test
- Experience with LabVIEW, CAD/3D modeling, Minitab, computer
programming, and electronic circuitry is also desirable.Elzly is
currently operating under a flexible telework structure ideal for
motivated individuals and self-starters. Job flexibility (i.e.,
telework) will be commensurate with the ability of the candidate to
work independently and effectively in a remote environment, but the
expectation is that a majority of the work will take place in our
Reston, VA office or at our client sites (within the US and
Internationally).Physical RequirementsClose, distance, color, and
depth vision, manual dexterity (to handle small objects,
instruments, or gages), ability to adjust focus, work from a ladder
or lift occasionally, safely lift 20 pounds, walk on uneven ground
or terrain, work in confined spaces, crawl for extended periods of
time, enter 24" diameter space, hear, work outside (including
inclement weather), wear a respirator, speak and smell.Elzly offers
-competitive pay, great benefits, including two fantastic
retirement plans (ESOP & 401K), and -is a casual, friendly
workplace, where all employees are treated with dignity and
respect. We are an employee-owned company, run with family-inspired
values and ethics, where diverse perspectives, experiences, and
capabilities are embraced and valued. The employees of Elzly are
dedicated to making each other, the company and our clients
successful. We believe that serving our clients as we want to be
served results in long lasting business relationships. We strive to
recruit, develop, and support people from diverse backgrounds, and
are committed to helping you take your career to a new and exciting
level. At Elzly, you'll work, learn from, and become one of the
best in the industry.KTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are
ACTIVELY looking to increase the DIVERSITY of our company. While
all candidates will be considered, KTA especially encourages
female, minorities, veterans, and candidates with disabilities to
apply to this and all job postings. KTA is a Standing Firm Company.
Elzly Technology Corporation (Elzly) is a wholly-owned subsidiary
of KTA-Tator, Inc. (KTA). AA/EEO Links: We strive to make this site
accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us
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