Assistant R&D Engineer – High Throughput Experiementation

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Job Overview

Working in the Research & Development function (250), you will be trained in engineering design, mentored and supported to maintain robotic equipment, and support running experiments through advanced and specialised robotic systems.


  • Learn to operate safely within this environment
  • Troubleshoot the robotic equipment and maintain equipment to very high standards
  • Collaborate with external contractors to ensure that the suite of High Throughput Experimentation systems are available for day-to-day tasks
  • Act as a point of contact for system users and help carry out practical work required to run experiments through the robotic systems
  • Track progress and experiment status, keeping all stakeholders informed


  • Confident IT user
  • Enthusiasm to learn and develop new skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Proactive approach
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Communication and collaborative skills
  • Ability to prioritise workload
  • A clean driver’s licence
  • Friendly and inclusive personality
  • Someone who enjoys working as part of a team (10)
  • Someone who enjoys communicating with a wide variety of individuals
  • Someone committed to excellence in all their endeavours

Modules in Year one include:

  • Engineering design
  • Engineering Maths
  • Engineering Science
  • Mechanical Principles
  • Managing a Professional Engineering Project

Job Detail
  • Salary£16,500pa (with regular salary reviews) plus benefits
  • ExperienceSee requirements