Physicist - New Product Development

Vector Recruitment
£34000 - £42000/annum Basic + Bonus (25%). Benefits
17 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A new role for a R&D Physicist with a background in applied physics and experience of engineering new solutions and technologies (either in academia or industry) has arisen at a exciting new Technology development company in Cambridgeshire. The Applied Physicist will join a growing team of technical experts working on a range of cutting-edge medical device and other high technology products development projects. This is a highly rewarding role offering highly challenging and satisfying work, coupled with opportunities for career development and of course a very competitive salary and bonus package.

The Physicist will join a modern technology design & development consultancy based in Cambridgeshire. Founded as recently as 2014, the company is growing strongly and is already highly respected with a superb reputation for technical expertise and quality of service. Their success at developing cutting edge regulated devices in the fields of Drug Delivery, Surgical Devices and Diagnostics Technology has already earned them accolades within the medical device marketplace . This is a truly exciting role for an outstanding R&D Applied Physicist to join a growing business where you can be mentored by industry leaders to develop and enhance your breadth of skills to fulfil a rewarding and exciting career in cutting edge medical device technology.

As an Applied Physicist you will use your passion for innovation to develop concepts, technologies and products for global leaders in the Medical Devices marketplace. You will work on development projects alongside senior technical and commercial business leaders to address client needs, creating bespoke devices in often challenging (and ultimately highly satisfying) development programmes. Prior experience of Medical Device Development, although preferred, is not essential -more important is the ability, aptitude and passion to deliver scientific innovation and cutting edge solutions.

To be considered for the role of Applied Physicist you need the following:


* A 2.1 (MSc/MPhys/MRes/MPhil/MA) or above (PhD, DPhil) in Physics from a leading university


* Strong background in applied physics
* Experience of developing Small/Medium products.
* Experience in working in a project based environment
* Experience in leading projects, team and technical developments
* An enthusiasm for innovation

Job/vacancy location: Cambridge (commutable from Newmarket, Huntingdon, St Neots, Newmarket, Royston, Bury St Edmunds, Stevenage, etc)