Experienced Physicist

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Experienced Physicist

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Salary: £30000.00 - £75000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 days ago

If you are an experienced Physicist with superb academic credentials and proven technical capabilities, The ONE Group would like to hear from you.

It's important to mention that this organisation works with the UK's Defence and Homeland Security, so it is vital that you are able to gain UK Security Clearance.

This is predominantly a site-based position (there will be some flexibility to work remotely), based within outstanding R&D facilities in the South Cambridge area. You will work on a variety of interesting, innovative projects which will contribute to the protection of the UK from the latest technological and cyber threats.

Working in a small, talented cross-disciplinary team, you will be joining the organisation at an important time, as they prepare to quadruple in size within the next 5 years. This is a highly educated and skilled team of scientists, engineers and designers.

About You:

  • Excellent further and higher education record with a superb degree in a relevant subject from a well-renowned university
  • At least 2 years' experience working as a Physicist, in any sector
  • Exceptional knowledge of fundamental and theoretical Physics with the ability to apply this to real-world scenarios
  • Ability to interface with clients
  • Eligibility for UK Security Clearance

You will need to demonstrate knowledge of some of the following:

  • Analytical, numerical and finite element simulation
  • Thermal systems (including aviation and maritime)
  • Chemical and materials processes
  • Optics (including propagation, imaging systems, fibre optics and lasers)
  • Fluorescence imaging and interaction of light with real-world surfaces
  • Electromagnetics (including propagation, penetration, interference and interaction with electronics)
  • Acoustics (including haptics and acoustic communications)
  • Fluid analysis (including droplet and aerosol formation, particle dispersion, fluid flow and microfluidics)
  • Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning


  • Excellent salary in line with your experience
  • Annual bonus
  • Employer pension contribution of 12% of pensionable pay
  • Private medical cover for the family
  • Free lunch and refreshments
  • Life insurance worth 6x salary
  • 25 days holiday
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave, with the option to return part-time for a year
  • Use of on-site gym, restaurant and coffee shop
  • Electric car leasing scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season ticket loan
  • A range of fun activities including squash, Zumba, yoga, arts and crafts, running clubs - even a company rock band!
  • Discount on memberships for local sports facilities and theatre discounts
  • A comprehensive relocation package, including relocation support
  • A dedicated career coach and the scope to continuously develop and broaden your expertise
  • Autonomy and flexibility to give you an effective work-life balance
  • Flat hierarchy across the organisation