Formulation Engineer - Cambridge

Location Cambridge
Discipline: Chemicals
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Negotiable
Contact name: Robert Smith

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Job ref: BBBH3889_1652259668
Published: 16 days ago

My client is a world leader in organic thin-film transistors (OTFT), organic semiconductors and flexible electronics and are seeking a formulation engineer to join their growing business. As a formulation engineer, you'll work to produce customer-specific formulations and materials within the field of plastic electronics. As part of the larger Plastic Electronics team, you'll play a crucial role in ensuring formulations and products are produced in a timely manner, while maintaining a scientific outlook to developing the processes and materials used.

The role involves;

  • Follow SOPs to produce novel, customer-specific formulations
  • Validate materials sourced for formulations
  • Provide feedback for continuous improvement and development of formulation methodology
  • Analyse formulations and thin-film materials to ensure products are to the high standard expected by customers
  • Deliver scientific reports to customers and internal stakeholders


  • A Master's degree in chemistry or related subject
  • 1-2 years' experience of polymer formulation within
  • A background in OTFT, Organic Semiconductors is desirable
  • Experience in thin film depositions and characterisation
  • A "can-do" work ethic and ability to work as part of a team
  • Able to effectively manage time and projects

If you're a polymer formulation scientist and are looking for a role within an exciting business in the Cambridge area, then please apply now!