Research Lead

  • Job Reference: KHR990877
  • Date Posted: 19 June 2017
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: South West
  • Salary: £50,000 to £80,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Attractive bonus package
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client, a global Aerospace company, requires a Research Lead to provide technical leadership concerning applied mathematics in a Defence environment.

Within this position as a Research Lead, you will be responsible for defining future capability and research activities across next-generational products within Aerospace and Defence. This will involve researching and reporting on future capability, acting as a domain expert and working with customers including MoD and DSTL to define evolving requirements for future systems.

In order to be successful in this position, it is essential that you have experience of working in a research orientated role focussing on a mathematical / physic based or applied mathematics discipline. Knowledge of systems and concepts including: Radar, Electro-Magnetic Capability, Acoustics & Signalling, Sonar or Signalling would be highly advantageous. It is preferable that candidates have achieved PhD or Masters degrees in associated subjects.

This role will require candidates to undergo Security Clearance.

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.