Job vacancies

Here are the latest STEM job vacancies from employers with a positive attitude to recruiting a diverse workforce.

Full time / Part-time / Flexible Opportunities in Java Technology (at associate and senior levels)

Capability JaneCapability Jane is driving the take up and implementation of part-time and flexible working in senior roles in technology across organisations large and small. We are currently working with a global financial services firm and together we have created opportunities for talented technologists to work on a part-time, flexible hours and home-working basis within roles focused on leading edge technical projects and activities.

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IPS Fellowship at the ICG
Two posts at the Universities of Portsmouth and Sussex

The Institute of Cosmology & Gravitation (ICG) will host a Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) Innovations Partnership Scheme (IPS) Fellowship focused on enhancing the innovation, knowledge exchange,potential arising from research in physics (especially astrophysics). The fellow will develop collaborative projects activity with industrial funders across the South-East Physics Network (SEPnet) with a view to increasing the volume, depth and value of commercialization of this research. 

Closing date: 30 September

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Hydrogeologist - BAND 6
The British Geological Survey

A vacancy has arisen for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Hydrogeologist to be based at our BGS office in Wallingford, Oxfordshire. 
You will contribute to a diverse range of groundwater-related projects in the BGS Groundwater Science Directorate that involve characterising groundwater and its behaviour, evaluating pollutant impacts and evaluating the effects of environmental change. 

Closing date: 30 September

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Hydrogeologist - BAND 7
The British Geological Survey

A vacancy has arisen for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Hydrogeologist to be based at our BGS office in Wallingford, Oxfordshire. You will contribute to a range of groundwater-related projects in the BGS Groundwater Science Directorate. The work will be mostly UK based but there may be opportunities to work overseas for short periods of time.  You will assist with the development and implementation of groundwater science projects as part of a larger research project team but will be expected to work on tasks independently when required. 

Closing date: 30 September

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Petroleum and Basin Analysts (2 posts)
The British Geological Survey

A vacancy has arisen for two highly motivated and enthusiastic Petroleum and Basin Analysts at our BGS office in Edinburgh. You will form part of our Regional Hydrocarbon Exploration and Continental Margin teams focused on the deep geology and hydrocarbon prospectivity of sedimentary basins. You will be involved in developing an expertise in one or more area of petroleum geology and basin analysis e.g. tectonostratigraphic analysis, seismic interpretation, sedimentology, seismic reflection geophysics, biostratigraphy, non-conventional hydrocarbons. 

Closing date: 30 September

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Senior Principal EC&I Engineer - Atkins

Are you an experienced EC&I Engineer with a flair for solving complex problems from first principles? Have you the ability to lead and deliver multiple projects simultaneously to high standards? Within this role you will be assisting the EC&I department lead to manage the department’s staff, ongoing projects and future bid work, working closely with clients on a range of demanding issues whilst mentoring and training junior colleagues to meet the high standards we expect.

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Research Fellow
University of Huddersfield

We are seeking an enthusiastic Research Fellow to join the newly formed dynamic and innovative "Institute of Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention."

The researcher will have an interest in the application of engineering to healthcare and medical applications and be skilled in one or more of the following areas: experimental testing of medical devices, computational simulation methods, biomechanics, and medical engineering.

Closing date: 14 October 2014

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Research Fellow in Inductive Flow Tomography
University of Huddersfield

Inductive Flow Tomography (IFT) is a relatively novel technique for imaging the flow velocity distribution in a region permeated by a magnetic field from the flow induced potentials measured at the boundary of the region. The School of Computing and Engineering at the University of Huddersfield is seeking to appoint a Research Fellow to help develop underpinning theory enabling IFT to be used in both medical imaging and process engineering applications. You will be working within the Systems Engineering Research Group, which has developed a wide range of IFT instrumentation, reporting to Professor Gary Lucas.

Closing date: 20 October 2014

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Postdoctoral Research Assistant
University of Huddersfield

We are seeking applications from outstanding candidates to join a well-equipped and well-funded Department, working with Professor Mike Reading on an interdisciplinary project involving the development of new nanoscale chemical and surface imaging techniques including nanoscale tomography.  Aptitude for instrumentation work is required together with a sound scientific background.  A PhD is required, preferably in chemistry or physics, but other areas may also be acceptable.

Closing date: 27 October

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Organisations that have advertised job vacancies through WISE

AstraZeneca
Atkins

Babcock
BBC
BAE Systems
BBSRC
The British Geological Survey

Cardiff University
The Cogent Group
Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water
Enterprise Mouchel

Heriot-Watt University
Hewlett Packard

National Grid

RWE NPower
Southern Railways
Synergy Vision
STFC (Science and Technology Facilities Council)
telent

Thames Water
University of Glasgow
University of Huddersfield
University of Hull
University of Leeds
University of Nottingham
University of Oxford
Winton Capital

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