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Physicist / Optics Engineer (26271)

Bristol, hybrid working
to £45k DoE plus benefits

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R&D consulting for optical system design

This established technical consultancy provides cutting-edge technologies and solutions to a number of high-profile clients. They now seek a Physicist / Engineer to join their team, working on a diverse range of projects, from analytical studies and technology surveys to experiment design and development of optical components.

The requirements are: -

  • A good degree (1st or 2.1 from a highly-ranked university) in physics or engineering
  • Hands-on experience in experimental design for optical engineering and lasers (this could be within a commercial setting or PhD research)
  • Excellent modelling and analysis skills, with use of tools such as COMSOL, LabVIEW and/or MATLAB
  • Ability to work within a small design team, displaying a collaborative and confident approach to work
  • Eligible for UK security clearance (UK citizen, without dual nationality)

This is an excellent opportunity to work on technically challenging projects within a variety of application areas. Alongside a competitive salary, the company offers an excellent benefits package and a hybrid working pattern, as well as continued support in your career development.

Keywords: Physics, PhD, Optical Engineer, Optics, Lasers, MATLAB, LabVIEW, COMSOL, Control Systems, Bristol.

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