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23 Aug 2017

Scientist Vacancy

We are looking for a Scientist to manage and develop QDB, a database of plasma processes data.This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to utilise their technical background in a commercial environment for real life problems and contribute to cutting edge research in plasma applications. You will be collaborating with a wide range of researchers from around the globe, and have the opportunity to travel and present at events where the latest innovations in plasma science are showcased. The database can be accessed at www.quantemolDB.com and is our latest company project. Check it out before applying!

We are looking for candidates with at least a degree in physics, chemistry or a relevant field. The successful candidate will have the opportunity for off-site training courses in database development and management. Experience with Python / Django and SQL experience is essential.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain and develop QDB
  • Python (backend) and JavaScript / JQuery (frontend)
  • Primarily web and database development
  • Work the team on hosting and deployment our websites
  • Uphold and improve team standards for design, code quality, and test coverage
  • Engage in and contribute to our agile software development methods
  • Fix bugs and Identify strategic development risks
  • Be available for international travel on occasion

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Experience with Python / Django and SQL
  • Experience with Linux-based web hosting
  • Experience developing software in a team
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript / JQuery

Based in central London, Quantemol was founded by Professor Jonathan Tennyson FRS and Dr Daniel Brown in 2004. We develop unique software tools that bring accessibility to highly sophisticated research codes and unique data also provides consultancy services to large corporations from semiconductor’s industry. Since 2004 we have grown our product portfolio through collaborations with experts such as Professor Mark Kushner to develop esteemed plasma simulation codes. We are now based in London Angel, and have a global reach with clients including large international blue-chip companies.

To apply: Please send an updated CV and cover letter to jobs@quantemol.com

Informal enquiries: Please contact Professor Jonathan Tennyson using the contact details below


(+44) 207 679 7809

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