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R&D Engineer / Scientist (26751)

To £70k DoE + excellent benefits

Developing novel protective technologies for the cyber and physical realms

Interested in advancing the state of the art in cyber or physical security technologies? This rapidly growing company takes a multidisciplinary approach, developing innovative hardware and software solutions to protect society. Their low-bureaucracy approach allows them to take concepts through development and into production in much faster timeframes than incumbent players in this sector.

You would be working with a team of exceptional engineers and scientists in areas spanning physics, electronics design, software engineering, and sensors technology. Whilst it’s a collaborative culture, individual creativity is highly valued, and you will be encouraged to develop your ideas. This is a great opportunity to work on interesting and important projects whilst learning new skills and developing professionally.

You will need:

  • A 1st or 2.1 degree in a relevant STEM subject (for example Electronics, Computer Science, or Physics) from a leading university together with A and A* grades at A-level
  • A successful track record of creating and developing novel technologies
  • Curiosity, creativity, and strong collaborations skills; you will need to be happy to discuss complex technical issues with clients and colleagues
  • Due to the need to obtain a security clearance, we can only accept applications from UK nationals

The company have pleasant modern offices and well-equipped labs. They are based close to Cambridge, and have a flat structure, and a supportive and low bureaucracy culture. The role comes with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

Interested? Send your CV to ECM Selection; we do read every CV and try to respond to everyone. Or recommend a friend for £250, details at http://ecmselection.co.uk/tell-a-friend.

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.