The scientific emphasis of the FXI beamline is to perform nanoscale full-field imaging investigation on dynamics of complex systems, taking advantage of its world-leading imaging capability. The FXI beamline is capable of performing nanoscale imaging at unprecedented speeds, which is expected to open new exciting opportunities in broad scientific areas.
The selected candidate will be part of a group of scientific and engineering staff to operate the FXI beamline and its associated scientific programs at NSLS-II. Responsibility include interacting with the scientific user community to advance the mission and technical capabilities of the beamline, supporting broad aspects of the beamline operations, developing advanced imaging analysis and coordinating the FXI user programs with other complementary NSLS-II science programs.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ph.D. in physics, material science or a field relevant to the scientific mission of the FXI beamline.
At least five years prior experience in x-ray imaging research.
Demonstrated experience of having developed advanced imaging analysis methods and/or data acquisition algorithms relevant to x-ray imaging research.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Demonstrated ability of interacting effectively in a team environment with a diverse group of scientists, engineers, technical staff, and users.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Experience with full-field transmission x-ray microscopy.
Work experience in a user facility such as a synchrotron.
Significant technical expertise for in-situ or in-operando imaging experiments and data acquisition.
Significant Python programming experience or similar skills to be able to contribute to the development of NSLS-II data analysis tools in an open source collaborative environment.
The selected candidate will be placed at the appropriate scientific level dependent upon depth and breadth of relevant knowledge and skills he or she brings to the position, as well as the amount of relevant experience.
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Paid Parental Leave
Swimming Pool, Weight room Tennis Courts, and many other employee perks and benefits.
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About Brookhaven National Laboratory
Brookhaven National Laboratory is a nonprofit research and development institution whose purpose is to advance ideas and knowledge through a multidisciplinary program of basic and applied research. One of ten national laboratories overseen and primarily funded by the Office of Science of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Brookhaven National Laboratory conducts research in the physical, biomedical, and environmental sciences, as well as in energy technologies and national security. Brookhaven Lab also builds and operates major scientific facilities available to university, industry and government researchers. Brookhaven is operated and managed for DOE's Office of Science by Brookhaven Science Associates, a limited-liability company founded by the Research Foundation of the State University of New York on behalf of Stony Brook University, the largest academic user of Laboratory facilities, and Battelle, a nonprofit, applied science and technology organization.At Brookhaven National Laboratory we believe that a comprehensive employee benefits program is an important and meaningful part of the compensation employees receive. Our benefits program includes but is not limited to:•Med...ical Plans •Vacation •Holidays •Dental Plans •Life Insurance •401(k) Plan •Retirement Plan •On site Child Development Center, Swimming Pool, Weight room ,Tennis Courts, and many other employee perks and benefitsBrookhaven recognizes the added value that a diverse workforce brings to our pursuit of scientific and technological excellence. We actively seek out women and minorities to help us achieve our goal of recruiting and sustaining a diverse and highly talented staff.
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