Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Metallurgical or Material Sciences discipline plus a minimum of 7 years broad metallurgical experience required (primarily in stainless steels and special metals) which includes 3 plus years of experience working in an integrated melt mill (with at least two years of melt shop experience preferred). Significant experience working closely with customers regarding complex material requirements preferred. Strong communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in cross functional initiatives to meet customer needs. Extensive knowledge of metals industry standards, manufacturing processes and principles. Demonstrated conceptual, analytical and problem-solving skills. Ability to meet challenges with resourcefulness and generate suggestions for improving product and process quality. Proficiency with MS Office suite of software. Frequent overnight travel (both domestic and international) required.