[NMR] Permanent Solid-State NMR Position in Reading, UK, with Johnson Matthey Plc

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Johnson Matthey PLC is a world leader in advanced materials and catalyst technology with over 13 000 employees worldwide. The Technology Centre, based at Sonning Common, undertakes research work for the group.

Key to the work of the research teams the Advanced Characterisation Group takes responsibility for development, operation and interpretation of analyses arising from bespoke methodologies across our suite of start of the art instrumentation. Due to the purchase of a new 600 MHz solid-state NMR system, we are expanding the spectroscopy team to someone with a specialism in Solid-State NMR.

Key responsibilities: 

Maintaining high EHS standards,

Defining and developing the instrument capabilities to maintain start-of-the-art analysis,

Continuously improving the workflow, sample preparation, and data analysis methods to improve service efficiency, repeatability and insight into materials,

Collaborating with other researchers inside and outside the company to leverage expertise,

Continued personal and professional development.

Are you the ideal candidate? You will have:

A PhD in Physics, materials science or Chemistry or equivalent experience,

Demonstrated expertise in Solid State NMR,

Experience performing DFT calculations,

Excellent analytical ability and attention to detail,

Software knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, LaTeX code, MS Office,

A strong fascination for technology and the application of materials in an industrial context,

The ability to develop new collaborations across academic and industrial sectors,

A demonstrable ability to innovate.

We offer a competitive package including, amongst other benefits, a company pension scheme, 25 days annual leave, medical benefits and after a qualifying period, a share incentive plan. All employees are encouraged to further their personal development through training and education by the Company.

Apply though Taleo at http://bit.ly/2tlitu7

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