IBM's Thomas J. Watson Research Center has a Postdoctoral Research Scientist position open in Yorktown Heights, NY. We are seeking a Researcher with expertise and hands-on experience in lithography, patterning and metrology. The candidate will be part of an exploratory research team on patterning for leading-edge devices and systems as well as for pushing the frontier of information technology through IBM internal and external engagements.The candidate will join the Advanced Lithography Group. Will be responsible for developing lithography/patterning strategy, lithography materials/processes, metrology/measurement technologies, and interacting with integrators, interfacing with tool and materials suppliers as well as IBM and external foundry partners. A Ph.D. degree in Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Nano Science and Engineering or a related field is preferred. Proven communication skills are required. Experience with clean room environment and nanofabrication is a plus.The World is Our Laboratory: No matter where discovery takes place, IBM researchers push the boundaries of science, technology and business to make the world work better. IBM Research is a global community of forward-thinkers working towards a common goal: progress.