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Lead Principal Scientist (26646)

Northern Ireland
to £65,000 + benefits

Lead a world class applied sciences R&D group

This is an exciting opportunity to lead a multi-disciplinary applied sciences team for a multinational company specialising in sensor technology. Working directly under the CTO you will be defining strategy as well as being responsible for project goals and delivery.

In support of the work on strategy, leadership, and project management, you will need expertise in the field of optical spectroscopy or chemical sensors. You will use this expertise not just to help chart a successful course for the company, but also to train and develop members of your team.


  • Advanced degree in Physics or related field
  • Excellent working knowledge of optical spectroscopy and/or chemical sensor development
  • Track record of managing multi-disciplinary technical teams in R&D

This company is a global technology leader whose products are used in a wide range of industries and whose R&D activities span a variety of scientific sectors. They are offering a competitive salary and benefits with help available for relocation.

Please note: even if you don't have exactly the background indicated, do contact us now if this type of job is of interest - we may well have similar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, we always get your permission before submitting your CV to a company.

Recommend for £250 - see www.ecmselection.co.uk/tell-a-friend for details.