Due to our recent growth, bb7 is looking for a Materials Engineer to join our Materials Science and Advanced Testing team at our facility in Madison, WI.


  • Perform materials analysis on a wide range of sample types utilizing multiple techniques and instrumentation
  • Assist in the execution of tests and evaluation plans using basic scientific, technical, and innovation principles and techniques
  • Work on the development of new test procedures around novel products, processes, or materials
  • Execute material selection for components in end products
  • Work with suppliers, customers and manufacturing/development team in the development of materials for products including procurement of materials and equipment
  • Perform failure/root cause analysis on field returns related to materials or materials processing
  • Conduct in depth research into emerging materials and technologies


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Material Science or related field plus 3-5 years of related materials science experience required
  • Master’s Degree in Material Science with a concentration in polymers preferred
  • Preferred experience with analytical testing such as Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy, Thermo-Gravimetric Analysis, Differential Scanning Calorimetry, Microscopy
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation and planning skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning)
  • Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients
  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting

bb7 provides a competitive salary, benefits package, and 401(k) options. We offer a culture that values its talented staff members and rewards creativity. We understand that the quality of our staff’s lives is reflected in the quality of their work.

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