Instrumentation Scientist/Engineer

Location South Dublin
Discipline: Technical and Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: €45000 Neg
Contact name: Kevin Heffernan

Contact email: kevin@trentrec.ie
Job ref: TR00221
Published: 10 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

​The Client is a well-funded, high-tech, start-up based in South County Dublin Ireland. With the launch of its first-generation product in 2021, the company is targeting a large niche global market of disease and drug research organisations that is estimated to grow to €1 billion in annual revenues within ten years. Since their formation in 2015, they have won numerous national and EU awards for their technology and business proposition. They are now seeking to grow their organisation with the recruitment of an Instrumentation Scientist/Engineer who has the ambition to grow their career as the company grows.



They are seeking to immediately hire an Instrumentation Scientist/Engineer to grow their product development team, based in Dublin. Successful candidates will be operating and contributing to the ongoing development of complex systems as part of the product development team and may be involved in the installation and commissioning of the product at customer sites around the world. Candidates will require a mix of experimental, mechanical, optical, electronic and data analysis skills



The position will report into the company’s Research and Development Manager and the ideal candidate will be a multidisciplinary team player with a 'hands on' attitude. You will be involved in:


· Complex systems operation

· System construction and testing

· Experimental set-up

· Data analysis

· Report generation

· Software testing



You are qualified to bachelor degree level or equivalent in physics or related discipline and have at least three years experience which will include:


· Hands on system design and construction

· Optical systems design and implementation

· Optical and scientific data analysis


In addition any experience or exposure to the following would be very useful.


· Vacuum systems and instrumentation

· Programming, Python and/or LabView

· Lasers/Laser plasmas


This is a great opportunity to join an exciting organisation developing a unique product which will give you real opportunities to develop your skills and advance your career.