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Experimental Optical Physicist - Edinburgh

Edinburgh   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time


Experimental Optical Physicist - Edinburgh

Due to the development of a brand-new autonomous vehicle technology, we are currently looking for an experienced Optical Physicist who has specifically worked on LiDAR Systems.

The company is Based in Edinburgh in a start-up environment, backed by a larger company in the US, they offer a start-up feel with the job security of a large company.

The technology they have developed is going to be used in a wide range of autonomous vehicle technology around the globe, meaning they need to make sure the technology works perfectly. To make sure the technology works perfectly, they need a Physicist or Test Engineer to help with the testing procedures.

This is going to be an exciting role for an experienced Physicist or Test Engineer who can push the technology to its limits and try to break it. We need someone with a good knowledge of LiDAR Systems, electronics, physics, engineering, and software principles.

To succeed in this role, you will be preparing test plans/rigs, writing/presenting findings, problem finding/solving, and other complex and challenging duties.

It is expected that you would hold a PhD within physics, electronics, sensors, photonics, optics or another field that has led you into experimental physics or testing.

You will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package, while also working on some very interesting projects.

I expect a lot of interest in this role, so apply now if you are interested or risk missing out.

For more information, please feel free to call Matthew Lowdon, Director of Medical Devices recruitment and Scientific recruitment specialists Newton Colmore Consulting, on +44 121 268 2240 or make an application and one of our team at Newton Colmore Consulting will contact you.

Newton Colmore Consulting is a specialist recruitment company within the Medical Devices, Scientific Engineering, Data Science, Machine Learning, Scientific Software, Robotics, Science, Electronics Design, New Product Design, Human Factors, Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance and Field Service Engineering sectors.


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  • Agency: Newton Colmore Consulting
  • Reference: NC-ML-403772
  • Posted: 2nd September 2020
  • Expires: 30th September 2020

Newton Colmore Consulting

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