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Honeywell Metallurgical/Materials Engineer III in Phoenix, Arizona

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The future is what you make it.

When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our global team of thinkers, innovators, dreamers and doers who make the things that make the future.

That means changing the way we fly, fueling jets in an eco-friendly way, keeping buildings smart and safe and even making it possible to breathe on Mars.

Working at Honeywell isn’t just about developing cool things. That’s why all of our employees enjoy access to dynamic career opportunities across different fields and industries.

Are you ready to help us make the future?

This Honeywell Aerospace Materials Engineering position will provide support for new and existing products including aerospace gas turbine engines used for propulsion and auxiliary power. Primary responsibilities include support for materials and processes involved in the design and manufacture of parts.

Candidates with hands-on experience working in a metallurgical laboratory performing materials characterization, failure analysis, and metallurgical processes will be preferred.

Candidate will be responsible for investigating the material condition of Honeywell’s propulsion products to ensure the quality of existing and future technologies. Candidate will be responsible for ensuring internal and external customer’s technical understanding of the material condition and ensure product quality through the characterization, classification, and documentation of materials.

Technical skills include a broad understanding of materials, processing and applications, understanding of mechanical and design requirements for aerospace components, effective communication and participation on teams with considerable focus on manufacturing and design, materials testing, and failure analysis. The main customers of this position are the Honeywell’s engineering, manufacturing, and Advanced Technology units.

Key Responsibilities

  • Materials characterization through metallurgical and chemical means

  • Publishing technical reports and conveying findings through technical team meetings and stakeholder presentations

  • Coordinating/conducting materials testing using internal and third-party suppliers

  • Hands-on operation of Metallurgical Lab equipment including hardness testers, metallography equipment, and digital and scanning electron microscopes

  • Fractography and failure analysis

  • Technical mentorship and coaching of others

  • Project planning and management


  • Bachelors' Degree with specialization in Material Science, Material Engineering or Metallurgy

  • 2 years of hands-on (course work included) experience working in a Metallurgical Laboratory characterizing and testing materials


  • Master’s Degree or PhD with specialization in Material Science, Material Engineering, Metallurgy

  • Familiarity of SAE, AMS, ASTM and AWS specifications

  • Familiarity with materials failure analysis

  • Familiarity with metallic materials, especially with corrosion resistant steels, aluminum, titanium, nickel and cobalt based alloys

  • Experience with Aerospace NADCAP requirements.

  • Ability to work in a cross-functional team of design engineers, project engineers, chief engineers, customer support, etc.

  • Peer collaboration and strong focus on meeting customer commitments

  • Project management skills

Additional Information

  • Category:Engineering

  • Location:111 S 34th St., Phoenix, AZ 85034 USA

  • Exempt

  • Must be a US Citizen due to contractual requirements.

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Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.