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Materials Scientist (3-6 month contract)

Materials Scientist (3-6 month contract)

Job Title: Materials Scientist (3-6 month contract)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: Competitive rate
Reference: NG-5353-1
Contact Name: Nick Green
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Job Published: September 28, 2020 16:07

Job Description

I am currently seeking a Materials Scientist for our Engineering & Technology client. They develop liquid repellent Nano coatings with a focus on the consumer electronics industry, working directly with OEMs to make devices water resistant, improving their reliability.

We are seeking suitable applicants for an initial 3-6 month contract, with a view to extension after this. This is an excellent opportunity for a Chemist, Physicist or Material Scientist to work in the Technology department focusing on the design and development of functional nano-coatings. We are seeking applicants who have a PhD or MSc in Chemistry, Materials Science or Surface Science and our client have a particular interest in applicants with experience in the production of rubbers and elastomers.

•    Experience of producing rubbers and elastomers for sealing applications (or alternative sealing methods)
•    Expertise in testing for thermal and chemical compatibility
•    Knowledge of disposal of rubbers and elastomers and safety considerations.
•    Expertise with Plasma compatible materials