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Offer: Instrument Scientist for Quasi-Elastic Neutron Spectroscopy:

Job description:

Job location: Didcot
income: £30,782 to £42,576 per annum (depending on expertise and practice)
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent

Published in: 24th June 2019
Closing date: 7th July 2019
Reference: IRC249840


About Us
UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) is a new entity that brings together nine partners to create an independent organisation with a strong voice for research and innovation, and a vision to ensure that the UK maintains its world-leading position in research and innovation.
The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) is a world-leading multi-disciplinary science organisation. Our goal is to deliver economic, societal, scientific and international benefits to the UK and its people - and, more broadly, to the world.
The ISIS Neutron & Muon Source is a world-leading centre for research in the physical and life sciences at the STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory near Oxford. ISIS has two low energy neutron spectrometers of inverted geometry, IRIS and OSIRIS.
About the function
We are seeking for a highly motivated and independent full time Instrument Scientist to support and develop the science and instrumentation programme on the backscattering neutron spectrometers IRIS and OSIRIS, especially in the areas of soft matter or biophysics research.
The position represents an excellent opportunity to develop both collaborative and personal scientific research programmes and to contribute to the development of new capabilities at ISIS significant to the instruments (new instrumentation, novel sample environment devices, advanced data analysis capabilities).
You will interact broadly with visitors from higher education institutions as well as from industry.
About you
It is essential that you are educated to PhD level in biology, chemistry, materials science, physics or a related subject or have equivalent practice.
You will have evidence of a publication record at PhD or post-doctoral levels and have practice performing neutron scattering or X-ray scattering at a large scale facility.
Good computational, analytical and proven written communication expertise are essential.
What we offer
UK Research and Innovation recognises and values employees as individuals and aim to provide a pay and compensates package that motivates staff to execute to the best of their capability. The compensate package includes a flexible working scheme, a Career Average Revalued Earnings pension scheme, 30 days annual leave allowance and a number of other benefits.
How to Apply
candidates are required to include a cover letter outlining their suitcapability for this function.
Applications are handled by UK Shared Business Services, to apply please visit our job board at candidates who are unable to apply online should contact us by telephone on +44 (0)1793 867000.
The closing date for applications is 7th July 2019.


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Job Location: Didcot, Oxfordshire England
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