Battery Scientist

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Battery Scientist

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Salary: Up to £39000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: High-Tech , Sustainability and Cleantech
  • Contact: Jen Richardson
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Expiry Date: 19 May 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH49119_1714024057

This Cambridge based organisation are offering you a generous set of benefits, along with the opportunity to work with a team who are identifying and commercialising some breakthrough technologies of the future!

Working within a team devoted to working on high-performance batteries, we're looking for a Battery Scientist for a 2-year fixed term contract.

The role would suit a Postdoc and is the ideal bridge into industry within a really lovely company.

What do you need to apply?

  • A PhD Chemistry / Materials Science / Physics, or a degree and equivalent work experience gained in a high-tech R&D environment
  • Strong background in electrochemical techniques or battery technologies
  • Knowledge of organic/inorganic chemistry and analytical techniques would a plus

If this sounds like the perfect next step into industry for you, this is what you can expect to get in return:

  • Two-year fixed term contract (may be extended), offering around £39k
  • Relocation package if you need it
  • Generous 10% sign on bonus as soon as you start
  • Fantastic opportunities for learning and development
  • 27 Days' holiday + Bank holidays
  • An extra day off for your birthday and other time off to take part in volunteering!
  • Private health and dental insurance
  • Life assurance
  • Income protection insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Pension scheme
  • Flexible working approach, including flexitime and working from home (role is primarily lab based)