Chemical Physicist - Molecular Detection Product Development

Recruitment Genius Ltd
England, Kent, Canterbury
£30000 - £45000 per annum
25 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
This exciting SME is seeking an experienced researcher with a strong chemical physics background. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with a small team of highly qualified scientists and engineers developing leading edge detection and medical diagnostic instruments. The candidate must be confident in working within a focussed and fast paced environment, and be both forthright in their views as well as flexible in adapting solutions to meet changing requirements.

Candidates must have several years of relevant experience, in the field of Physics, Chemistry or Chemical Physics, while additional experience in analytical instrumentation and engineering would be considered beneficial.

Essential Requirements:

- Qualified to at least degree level in a natural science or engineering discipline, with a post graduate degree an advantage.
- Strong communication and report writing skills.
- Self starter with good communication skills and leadership
- Hands-on ability with instrumentation, pneumatics setups and analytical chemistry.
- Proven ability to motivate and manage teams
- Ability to plan and monitor work programmes
- Ability to work under pressure and deliver to deadlines
- Flexibility to respond to changing circumstances
- A strong foundation in physical modelling, numerical calculations and mathematics.
- Willingness to work within a wider team and ensure timely contributions to the wider goals.


Experience in:
- GC, Mass Spectrometry, Ion Mobility and other analytical techniques
- Aerosol science
- Ion selection technologies

Full time / part time: The position is full time, but flexible arrangements would be considered for the right candidate
Permanent / fixed term: Permanent
Salary: £30k - £45k Depending on experience
Target start date: February 2017

An attractive remuneration package is available for the right candidate along with private health insurance, pension, and 25 days holiday as standard. This is a fast growing company and there will be opportunities for rapid career and personal development. Global travel to conferences or partners may be involved. The team will be operating at the leading edge of science and technology, but will be driven by the demands of commercialising novel products and services. The position is suitable for a dynamic, ambitious person, looking for challenges at the interface between science and the commercial world.

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