My Shortlist

Your shortlisted jobs will appear here. To view your shortlist, please login or register

More Jobs Like This
DATE ADDED: Thu 03/10/2019

Principal Technician (Sensing And Instrumentation)

Cambridge, UK

JOB TYPE: Permanent

We are recruiting a Principal Technician to join a company based in Cambridge to develop and commercialise emerging technologies in sensor and data management (e.g. fibre optic sensing, wireless sensor networks).

You will work closely with a team of researchers and will be responsible for developing and delivering highly specialist techniques. This will involve working with others to deliver and design experiments%3B manufacture, develop, test and calibrate sensors and instrumentation%3B construct bespoke test rigs%3B setting up measurement and data logging systems for small and large scale specimens%3B advising on experimental procedures%3B and assisting with the installation of sensors on construction sites and full scale structures.


* HNC/Degree in IT or Engineering or have completed a recognised apprenticeship in an engineering discipline.
* Excellent organisational skills
* Excellent communication skills
* Experienced in instrumentation and monitoring systems
* Data acquisition, e.g. Labview
* Familiar with Linux / OS X based systems, including Raspberry PI
* Software programming, e.g. Python, Matlab and/or R.
* A desire to try new things and find out what works (and what doesn't)
* Ability to learn quickly on the job
* Ability to understand and explain diverse technical and design problems
Role: Principal Technician (Sensing and Instrumentation)
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire,

Apply for this job now.