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Nanotechnologist Engineer / Scientist (24540)

to £45,000 DoE + Benefits

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Nanofabrication, Cleanrooms, Photolithography, Thin Film Deposition, Etching

Based in Cambridge, this technology start-up has recently secured new funding to enable them to grow their team, and they seek a Nanotechnologist Engineer / Scientist to join them. They specifically are looking for someone to take a hands-on role, bringing cleanroom nanofabrication expertise, to work on their commercial applied projects.


  • Strong academic background including a 1st / 2.1 in Chemical Physics, Material Science or similar from a top ranked university AND a PhD in nanotechnology or nanophysics.
  • Demonstrable project experience working on relevant projects within a cleanroom including two or more of the following:
    • Photolithography
    • Thin film deposition
    • Microfluidic fabrication
    • Surface functionalisation
    • Wet and dry etching
  • Experience working with nanotechnology devices for scientific applications including development, design and build. Must have a strong focus on process and fabrication methodologies.

This role is suitable for an Engineer / Scientist keen to work within a collaborative, multidisciplinary team on varied projects focussed on scientific instrumentation development. On offer is an excellent remuneration package.

Preference is for UK based candidates. No company sponsorship is available.

Nanofabrication, Cleanrooms, Photolithography, Thin Film Deposition, Etching, Nanotechnology.

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