Optical Research Scientist

We are looking for a Research Scientist to design and build optical systems for single molecule detection and design and execute experiments to demonstrate and validate optical detection technologies for a Cambridge based company.

Responsibilities

* Design and build optical systems for single molecule detection
* Design and execute experiments to demonstrate and validate technologies
* Perform signal processing and implement statistical methods for single molecule data processing
* Develop innovative solutions to improve the Company's products

Requirements

* PhD in physics, biophysics, photonics or nano-optics/photonics essential; postdoctoral experience preferred
* Extensive experience with microscopy and single molecule detection essential
* Strong hands-on experimental skills
* Goal oriented
* Enthusiasm for product development
* Awareness of the roles of timing, documentation and commercial consideration
* Uphold our core values: competence, integrity and communication

The following would be beneficial:

* Experience with image processing beneficial
* Ability to work effectively in a small, fast paced company environment

[ Cambridge, Salary £neg. | vacancy reference : 31623 ]

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