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Scientist (Materials Science) in Cambridgeshire

Job description

Scientist (Materials Science) - Godmanchester

Salary - Circa £35k + £38k Health and Dental care + Life Assurance + Pension + 27days Holidays + Flexi Time

The Client

The company are a leading firm who provides complementary expertise and knowledge to accelerate the translation of research into products. Our client has an interest in a huge range of novel technologies and actively works with partners to develop the potential for these technologies into marketable solutions.

The Role

The vacancy is within the materials science team where you will gather multi-instrumental characterisation data of novel materials and provide high quality data analyse and interpretation to contribute to understanding how their purity and properties correlate to their performance in applications. This role will involve all collaborating with the company's multifunctional technical team.

Skills and Experience


Degree and PhD, or equivalent work experience, in chemistry, materials science, chemical analysis, or a related subject.

Proven expertise in characterisation of materials and identification of impurities by liquid chromatographic techniques, including LC-MS and HPLC.

Demonstrable experience of detailed interpretation of analytical chemistry results and data to draw clear conclusions and recommendations

Computer literacy is essential. Familiarity with Windows and Microsoft Office products and chemical drawing packages will be advantageous.


Working knowledge of other analytical techniques, for example, NMR; GC-MS; FT-IR; PLQY; UV-VIS; GPC; DSC; Electrochemistry; SEM/EDS; GC-FID; DSC.

Additional experience in a material science or analytical role in industry or post-doctoral position.

Experience of characterisation of a wide variety of materials.

Experience of identifying, initiating and coordinating effective collaborations with other researchers and/or service providers.

This is an outstanding opportunity to be part of a dynamic environment where your contribution will earn full recognition and reward.

The company offers a competitive salary and benefits package including 27 days holiday, private health and dental care, life assurance and pension scheme

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Additional Resources Ltd is an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003

Extra information

Education Level
Secondary School
Working hours per week
0 -
Type of Contract
Full Time Jobs
Profession Sub-category
Customer Service
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

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