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Title: Vision Applications Scientist Posted: September 5, 2014
Company/Institution: Eastman Chemical Company
Location: Kingsport, Tennessee, USA
Department: Technology- Corporate Analytical

Description: We currently have a need for a scientist with emphasis on vision analysis supporting multiple product lines within Eastman Corporation which is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee. Job Responsibilities: Apply machine vision technology for industrial applications related to chemical, polymer, fiber and film processes. Apply the latest measurement technology and sound vision principles to solve major technical problems. Design and construct sample measurement systems using instrument engineering, camera/detector components, automation principles, and computational image analysis algorithms. Extract images into physical property features for measurement interpretations. Evaluate/develop new technologies and methods as well as lead the efforts to implement them. Develop and expand our understanding in material science using a wide variety of techniques interfacing microscopy, spectroscopy and physical test measurements. Participate on technical teams focused on corporate growth and quality improvement programs. Operate, maintain, and enhance vision instrumentation. Manage and ensure timely completion of projects. Review and write test methods and technical reports. Qualifications: Required Degree: Ph.D. or M.S. degree in a physical science, engineering or related field from an accredited college or university, or B.S. degree with 10+ years of relevant experience.

Application Instructions: Qualified Candidates should submit their resumes online to Requisition #5219(Surface Scientist) at Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/Disability/Vet Eastman Chemical Company is an E-Verify employer.