Applications Development Scientist

Job Category:
Laboratory Equipment / Instrumentation / Consumables, Pharmaceuticals / Biotechnology / Forensics / Medical Devices
Job Type:
West Midlands, South West
West Midlands
Salary Description:
Competitive (based on skills and experience)
SCI Recruitment for Scientists
Job Ref:

Applications Development Scientist

Ref: 19472


Our Client is a global company engaged in the design, manufacture, marketing, sale and support of advanced analytical instrumentation, applied across a diverse range of industries for the characterization of a wide variety of materials.


They now have an opportunity for an Applications Scientist to join a dynamic team of engineers and scientists developing scientific instrumentation utilizing a unique and exciting technology.


Key responsibilities:


• Identification of candidate applications in the Life Sciences and Nanoparticle fields for which this technology addresses a specific customer challenge;

• Providing input into the product development activity in terms of end user requirements;

• Evaluating new product prototypes against customer and application requirements;

• Performing analysis on samples and generating suitable technical reports;

• Developing analytical methods and best practices around sample measurement;

• Supporting root cause analysis on development systems;

• Providing input into the product’s accompanying software;

• Acting as a technology champion working with customers and participating in conferences.


The ideal candidate will:


• Be degree qualified (or equivalent) in a scientific discipline, preferably with a chemical or biochemical bias

• Have significant experience in working with analytical instrumentation in a laboratory setting

• Have demonstrable experience in biophysical characterization

• Have strong communication, report writing and presentation skills.

• Have a structured and logical approach.

• Be computer literate with good working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite.

• Possess sound analytical and problem solving skills.


This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a talented team within a successful company, with a competitive salary complimented by an excellent benefits package.. Candidates must be willing to travel (seminars, conferences etc.) a few times a year.


Role: Permanent.

Location: West Midlands.

Salary: Dependant skills and experience.


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Contact Details:
SCI Recruitment for Scientists
Tel: 01606 818290
Contact: David Bullock

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