Physical Scientist (Materials/ Engineering)

Hudson Shribman
South East England
25000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual
14 Sep 2017
12 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Physical Scientist (Materials/ Engineering) cGBP25-28k Strong Bonus + Benefits

South East Ref: ABJ3290

As a scientist with a physical materials background with an interest in new product development as part of a global team you will support senior scientists in conducting work activities ranging from sample preparation through to resolving problems or challenges to support the development of new products for a leading organisation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Execution of prototype product characterisation at lab level.
  • Booking in and tracking of samples/prototype devices.
  • Materials ordering and inventory management of specific materials.
  • Sample "QA" testing, product performance testing.
  • Build own product knowledge and spread within the team.
  • Report generation.
  • Administrative support of individual product development projects.
  • Liaison with Customs team to facilitate smooth shipping in or out of samples.
  • Data processing, including QA data.
  • Ability to apply, from broad and thorough understanding and experience of methods /process, appropriate solutions or approaches to identify and resolve problems.
  • Develop new working procedures/ methods to increase productivity and quality on Product Development activities.
  • Participate in working with internal cross-functional teams on specific project activities.

Essential requirements

  • Degree qualified Physics, Physical science, materials engineering.
  • Experience desirable in new product development in an R&D setting.
  • Physical materials testing or materials engineering background desirable
  • Self-starting, independent and tenacious in the pursuit of improvement
  • Ability to adapt fast and self-develop

Full Time. Permanent (35hr week)

Benefits Package Includes Pension, Bonus, 5 weeks holiday, Share save and share reward schemes, Accident and medical insurance, subsidised catering.

To Apply: If you would like to be considered for this role, please contact Alison Basson at Hudson Shribman Scientific Recruitment, outlining your particular skills and experience.

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