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Materials Scientist

Location: EAST ANGLIA, ENGLAND Salary: Salary Negotiable
Sector: Scientific Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: DAYS ONLY Applications: N/A
Posted: 11 months ago Reference: 3067263
Role: Material Scientist 
Duration: Permanent 
Salary: Competitive based on experience 
Location: East Anglia 

A market leading organisation focused on the design and manufacture of specialist high performance systems is currently looking for a highly skilled Materials Scientist to join their team.
As a member of the Engineering team, you will be required to provide technical design and layout expertise for the development of new products, and this position will suit applications from individuals with working knowledge of thick film technology.

Key Responsibilities

• Lead engineer for the High Temperature project team in designing and developing microcircuits suitable for harsh environment applications
• Technical lead for all Thick film materials and processes
• Research, identify and develop new material sets & processes from concept to qualification
• Lead and work with the team to solve complex technical problems on new and existing products.
• Accurately capture customer requirements and report program progress via both regular conference calls and written reports
• Characterise material systems for thick film, epoxy and solders for attach & wire bondability, able to perform over a wide temperature range

Person Specification

• Working knowledge of thick film technology & manufacture
• Educated to degree level in either Materials Science or Chemistry
• Working knowledge of Epoxide & Cyanate Esters materials for both current and high temperature applications
• To have an understanding of Design with both Analogue and Digital Components.
• To be familiar with CAD drawing tools.

*It is important to note that due to Security checks, candidates looking to apply to this position must have been in the UK for the past 5 years.*

A superb package is available for the right candidate including competitive salary, private health care and company pension. Relocation assistance is available for candidates from outside the area.

If this position is of interest, please apply via the link and we will look forward to receiving your CV.

If you have any questions or require any further information, please contact Katie Roddis on 01223 463300, or at

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