Physical Chemistry Scientific Consultant

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Physical Chemistry Scientific Consultant

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Some of the world's most genius engineering and scientific solutions have come out of this Cambridgeshire based R&D consultancy. They are a multi-disciplinary team of experts who enjoy solving tricky problems and coming up with world-changing innovations for clients.

This position is for a Physical Chemistry Scientific Consultant to work on medical devices and diagnostics systems. This is your opportunity to work across a wide span of industries, tackling a variety of problems that ultimately lead to real-world innovations.

About You:

  • A robust academic background in areas related to physical chemistry and biophysics
  • Experience, preferably to PhD level, in the development of "applied solutions" - medical devices, optical, fluidic, new materials or sensing / measurement technologies
  • An understanding of biological molecules at the level of physics
  • Ability to take physics first principles combined with electronics skills and build something to experiment on
  • Direct experience working with hardware and devices, rather than just the wet assays aspects

What else would be useful?

  • Hands-on development of laboratory sensing and measurement equipment
  • Algorithm development for sensing applications
  • Product development in a commercial environment

What's in it for you?

  • You will join a company who embrace diversity, individuality and who are committed to supporting you develop your career
  • Superb salary dependent on your level of experience
  • 15% Bonus
  • Pension, where you contribute 3% and the employer contributes 8%
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays + the opportunity to 'buy' up to 5 extra days
  • Medical cover
  • Flexible, hybrid working

…. And much, much more!