Applications Scientist

Location Cambridge
Discipline: Technical & Engineering Recruitment
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Contact name: Jen Richardson

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Job ref: BBBH42587_1641470868
Published: 10 days ago

This Cam Uni spin-out doubled in size last year and are expecting another bumper year in 2022! Based in Cambridge, they are developing biodegradable materials which will ultimately mean less plastic waste in our oceans!

It's a fabulous time to be joining this company and there are genuine opportunities to progress your career and build your own team as they grow. We are even able to look at applications from overseas applicants who are able to relocate to Cambridge.

They are looking for an Application Scientist who will support the R&D team and work on some fascinating products. This will include material research and characterisation studies, production of samples, taking analytical measurements and generally helping out with general lab work.

About You:

  • Scientific degree or equivalent skills and experience
  • Experience working with bio-based materials, films/coatings, resins, or food safety preferred
  • Lab experience
  • Able to keep accurate records
  • Enthusiastic and enjoy working in a fast pace

The package includes a generous salary, dependent on your level of experience, flexible hours (the role is predominantly lab-based), Learning & Development budget and share options. Excellent transport links and free parking is available.