Experimental Research Physicist

2 days left

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Hemel Hempstead
Salary
20000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP40000/annum pro rata
Posted
29 Aug 2017
Closes
26 Sep 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
6 months temp or contract.

Support and input to Scientific projects covering experimental design, execution of experiments, analysis of data, and formulation of conclusions. High levels of laboratory competency and self-motivation are essential requirements. Effective liaison with other team members within the Technology Department will be essential.

Skills:

An experimental physicist with an interest in scientific instrumentation development

Areas of interest: Ion Mobility Optical spectroscopy, IR spectroscopy, UV spectroscopy, mass spectrometry or any other spectroscopic approach that has involved a need to develop complex instrumentation for experimental purposes.

Experimental physicist with excellent analytical skills.

Plan and conduct advanced research for the purposes of design enhancement.

Capable of resolving highly complex technical issues

Critically appraise experimental data and theory and provide guidance based on interpretation of data.

Capable of planning, progressing and delivering work; a highly motivated achiever and team player.

Excellent communication skills.

Well organised and adaptable, able to prioritise tasks and work effectively as part of a team.

Must be a motivated and self-starting individual capable of driving themselves and others to succeed in project goals as part of a multi-disciplinary project team.

Qualifications:

Eligible to work in the UK and must have lived in the UK for at least 5 years.
A degree in Physics is required as a minimum qualification. A relevant PhD is highly desirable.
Knowledge of Ion Mobility or Mass Spectrometry would be advantageous.
Experience in practical laboratory and instrument testing techniques.
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office essential.
Desirable to have experience of analytical instrument design, particularly ion mobility spectrometry or mass spectrometry