Product Development Metallurgical Engineer

New Millennium Building Systems

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Columbus, MS

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


Plant product development and analysis to improve quality and production.


  • Spearhead trials for new products and establish qualifications for mill
  • Lead projects pertinent to productivity & quality improvements
  • Assess new products for properties requirements
  • Work with Departmental Metallurgists to specify correct steel grade for application
  • Follow new trials to Customer production units
  • Understand part / product requirements and machine limitations of applications
  • Track new part / product trials at Customers
  • Feedback to Operating Departments and Metallurgists with results and improvements.
  • Work with customers on cost savings initiatives
  • Investigate & Analyze product properties
  • Mentor young Metallurgical Graduates on practical and theoretical aspects of CSP steelmaking
  • Train people in Metallurgical Testing Laboratory



  • 4-year Material Science/Metallurgical Engineering Degree
  • Data analysis & management skills (SQL, Access, Excel, PowerPoint, SPC, MiniTab, etc.)
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Capability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Self-motivated with strong orientation for continuous improvement and innovation


  • Experience in steel product development, rolling or coating operations
  • Knowledge of ISO and TS standards
  • Ability to implement and conduct training for operations group and customers

Steel Dynamics Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.