Lead Associate Material Science-India


Bangalore, KA, IN

REQ ID:  41437

With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 8,600 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $1.8 billion in revenues in fiscal 2021.

Learn more at www.kennametal.com. Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Job Title: Lead Associate Material Science

Job Location: Bangalore


Job Summary:

A lead Associate Engineer in R&D, Kennametal India Limited is an individual contributor and responsible for executing Metallurgical/Mechanical process. Development/Improvement, Material Characterization, New Product Development, and Pilot plant/ Metal cutting lab/ EHS activities. He / She is expected to execute projects with other departments like marketing and manufacturing either by being a part of or by leading the projects along with the global competency team related his/her area of work. He/ She is expected to work also on fundamental research on new materials and carbide processing.


Key Job Responsibilities

  • Carbide Process and Development and standardization
  • R&D Analytical and Metallography Lab Material Analysis
  • Manufacturing support to improve process quality
  • Basic Research on new Materials and Process
  • Pilot plant and EHS activities
  • Benchmarking and Product testing in Metal Cutting lab


Education, Work Experience, Skills, Certificates: Bachelor in metallurgical engineering.

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