Materials scientists perform work familiar to some military personnel.

Jobs in this career are similar to the following job classifications in the

2070
Physicist, General (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
2155
Naval Sciences Research Coordinator/Administrator (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
2175
Undersea Warfare Research Officer (General) (Commissioned Officer only)
2176
Undersea Warfare Research Officer (Antisubmarine) (Commissioned Officer only)
7959
Naval Engineering Research Project Officer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)