Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

R+D Manager – Mass Spectrometry


  • North West
  • £Competitive
  • Engineering & Software

About this job

A career-defining role for a talented Research & Development Engineer to join an OEM designing the next generation of mass spectrometry instruments.

Based in a well-known research laboratory, you will lead and inspire a team of 10-12 Scientist whilst designing and developing the next generation of mass spectrometry instruments. You will be responsible for ongoing projects alongside line management of staff both onsite and remotely. You will travel internationally and liaise closely with customers to understand their requirements.

You must bring a solid background in people management and mass spectrometry, understanding customer requirements within this competitive market. You will hold a PhD in either engineering, physics, chemistry, biochemistry or similar, as well as instrument design experience - the ability to work experimentally is essential. Proven experience in delivering a competitive instrument within a reasonable time scale and budget is key.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to build a long-term career and create a reputation within the industry. The company can offer a competitive salary and are willing to offer sponsorship to international candidates in order fulfil this pivotal role.

Apply via VRS or call Eleanor on 0161 504 3957 or David 0161 976 4000 to discuss this position further.

Key words: mass spectrometry, R+D, ion trap, ToF, Time of Flight, quadrupole, QQQ, research and development, engineering, instrument design, physics, mechanical engineering, software, firmware, management, manager, team leader, chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics, physicist, Manchester, Liverpool, Chester, Leeds, NW, Cheshire, VRS7439EM.

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