Bennett Aerospace

Materials and Manufacturing Researcher

Job Locations US-MD-Aberdeen
Posted Date 3 months ago(9/6/2022 2:10 PM)
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Job Description:


Bennett Aerospace, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated Materials and Manufacturing Researcher located in Aberdeen, MD. The Materials and Manufacturing Researcher will specialize in basic and applied materials research to develop manufacturing science technologies for weapon systems and Soldier equipment. Support tasks are complex and require the application of advanced materials and manufacturing skills in polymers, metals, ceramics, composites, additive, energetics, and bio-inspired materials.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Conduct armor materials research for protection systems, to include manned and unmanned systems as well as Soldier protection systems.
  • Conduct materials and concepts research for advanced weapon systems. 
  • Conduct materials and processing research at small and high deformation rates/scales.
  • Conduct multi-scale advanced materials modeling,
  • Recommend courses of action for internal and external Government research collaborations.
  • Coordinate, prepare, and maintain supplies, materials, and equipment for use at laboratories.
  • Present research projects at technical meetings and conferences.
  • Prepare presentations and written documents summarizing efforts in Government format for Form 1 approval (process of instruction provided by COR as GFI). Upon TO COR request, Contractor personnel shall present the information to the ARL staff, universities, private corporations, research institutes, national laboratories, or other Government research centers.



Education and Experience:


  • Engineering or Physical Science degree with a Bachelor if Science degree with 5 years of experience or a PhD with 0 years of experience.
  • Experience working in a research environment (educational research allowable)
  • Experience in writing proposals, reports, technical program summaries, PowerPoint presentations, and journal publications.


Security Requirements:

Security Clearance Level: Secret

  • Applicants selected will be subject to a Government background investigation and must meet eligibility and suitability requirements.
  • Must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain a US Government security clearance.
  • Successful Pass of Bennett Aerospace Background Investigation, Drug Screening and Credit Check.


  • Competitive market-based salary, commensurate with experience and education
  • Comprehensive benefits package available









About Us:


Bennett Aerospace, Inc. is headquartered in the Research Triangle Park area of North Carolina. Established in 2008, we are a woman owned, veteran owned, certified 8(a) small business that provides scientific, engineering, and technical advisory services to our customers. Primarily focused on Federal Government clients in general, and the Department of Defense in particular, Bennett Aerospace provides expert guidance and advice on the full spectrum of R&D and its applications in engineering, science, medicine, and IT, as well as providing strategic programmatic support in order to meet customer goals and objectives. Bennett Aerospace is a rapidly growing business focused on hiring and retaining the best people.







Bennett Aerospace, Inc. is a Federal Contracting company and in accordance with Executive Order 14042, all employees of Bennett Aerospace, Inc. will adhere to all vaccination requirements put forth in the signed Executive Order 14042. Path Out of the Pandemic: COVID-19 Action  Plan and signed Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, which details federal contractor vaccination requirements and compliance with CDC guidelines.




We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/ Veteran/ Disabled


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