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Required Senior Metallurgist – R & D in NEXTracker

Required Senior Metallurgist – R & D in NEXTracker


5 – 9 Years Hyderabad

Job Description

Position: Senior Metallurgist R & D (India)
Location: Hyderabad ,India

About NEXTracker: 

NEXTracker is one of the most promising, fastest growing companies in today’s solar industry. We design and manufacture next generation PV tracking systems that dramatically improve the economics of solar power. Applications range from distributed generation to massive utility-scale power plants across domestic and international markets. It is an exciting time to join NEXTracker as we expand our team to meet the challenges of rapid growth in the B2B solar industry. With one of the most experienced management teams in solar, category-leading products, and a fortified technology road map, NEXTracker is making a dramatic impact on the power plant of the future.
Role & Responsibilities:
  • Recommending material options for new product application
  • Recommending manufacturing methods for metal parts
  • Working with suppliers to develop processes for new product
  • Investigating testing failure where it is suspected that the cause may be related to metallurgical failure
  • Interpreting metallurgy testing report
  • Controlling the metallurgical properties in shaping of metals parts through casting, rolling, forging and drawing
  • Assist in monitoring quality standards in manufacturing and finishing for metal parts
  • Assessing the physical structure and behavior of metals
  • Writing documents, manuals, metallurgical investigations, and reports in support of design engineers
  • Discussing different solutions to problems with other technical staff

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Candidate should have at least 6 years of experience. Position requires a Masters degree in Metallurgical Engineering or Material Science
  • Expertise in physical and chemical testing, corrosion, failure analysis, materials selection, welding qualification and Metallography
  • Ability to use the following testing equipment: Tensile Compression Tester, Wilson Hardness Tester, Profile Projector, Stereoscope, MG Microscope, Brake Fluid Boiling Point Tester, Dual scope, Hydrometer, Refractometer, etc.
  • A strong understanding of QA principals (NABL and ISO/IEC 17025)
  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint and E-mail is absolutely required.
  • Highly motivated self-starter, results-oriented team player used to agile, fast-paced organizations
  • Passion for solar energy, renewables, and sustainability is desire

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Oil and Gas / Energy / Power / Infrastructure
Functional Area: Other
Role Category:


CorrosionPVMaterial ScienceFailure AnalysisSolar PowerSolar EnergyPower PlantHardness TesterQuality StandardsProfile Projector

Desired Candidate Profile

Education:UG -B.Tech/B.E. – Any Specialization
PG – M.Tech – Any Specialization, Metallurgy

Company Profile

NEXTracker (a Flex company)
Flex is a leading sketch-to-scaleâ„¢ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live smarterâ„¢, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets.

For more information about working at Flex, please visit www.Flextronics.com/careers

Contact Details

Recruiter Name:Zibeon

Contact Company:NEXTracker (a Flex company)


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