R&D Engineer/Scientist

Location Cambridgeshire
Discipline: Materials
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££40k - 60k per year
Contact name: Liam Connerton

Contact email: Liam.Connerton@sciencesr.com
Job ref: 6512
Published: 4 months ago

Science Solutions are looking to recruit an R&D Engineer for one of our clients based in the Cambridgeshire area.

In order to be considered for the role as an R&D Engineer you must have previous experience working in an R&D environment, specifically a chemical or materials laboratory in addition to being degree educated in Chemistry, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or a similar field.

As an R&D Engineer you will be responsible for day to day running of experiments within the lab.

Role requirements:

  • Degree educated as a minimum in chemistry, materials science, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering or a similar subject.
  • Previous industrial experience in an R&D environment.
  • Strong analytical skills to assist with problem solving.
  • Proven experience in identifying and assessing problems and overcoming them.
  • Any previous experience in using process engineering software systems is highly advantageous.
  • Any previous experience in working with and handling Graphene is highly advantageous.

Role responsibilities:

  • The successful candidate will be responsible for optimising and upscaling the current system that uses niche technology.
  • Daily running of experiments in the R&D lab.
  • Actively collect data and write reports on your findings to present to the R&D Manager.