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Kromek Group plc creates cutting-edge radiation detectors for use in civil nuclear applications, medical equipment and security screening. We work for some of the largest organisations in the world and deal with mission-critical systems that simply cannot fail. We are one of only four companies that can manufacture CZT (a semiconductor material) and have turned this material into a range of radiation detectors and medical cameras, as well as developed systems and products used in the civil nuclear, medical and CBRNE (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive materials) sectors.

We are an international technology company with a head office based in Sedgefield, County Durham, located on NETPark (North East Technology Park). We have three other facilities, one based in Huddersfield, UK and two based in America (Pennsylvania and California) and sell worldwide through a network of distributors.

Kromek Physicists working

Current Vacancies

Solid State Materials Engineer

Zelienople, Penns. USA | Closing date: 30/12/2019

This position will deliver both innovation and continuous improvement in Kromek’s compound semiconductor radiation detectors through a detailed understanding of crystal growth process and its implications on materials morphology and chemistry.

Semiconductor Physicist

Zelienople, Penns. USA | Closing date: 30/12/2019

This position will deliver both innovation and continuous improvement in Kromek’s compound semiconductor radiation detectors through a detailed understanding of semiconductor and surface properties and their implications through device performance and into applications performance.

THM Crystal Growth Furnace Operator

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 30/11/2019

We have an exciting opportunity for a THM Crystal Growth Furnace Operator to join our team in Sedgefield. This is a full-time role with an immediate start for the right candidate.

Image Processing Engineer

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 06/12/2019

We are looking for a team member to work on our exciting X-Ray Security project. A successful candidate will develop AI techniques alongside external partners and shape these approaches into a working final system for understanding 3D geometry from limited data.

Senior Semiconductor Manufacturing Process Engineer

Zelienople, PA, USA | Closing date: 30/11/2019

Are you looking for a challenging career with purpose? At Kromek, we save and protect lives.

Kromek Group plc is an international technology group and a leading developer of high-performance radiation detection products based on cadmium zinc telluride (CZT) and other advanced technologies. Using its core technology platforms, Kromek designs, develops and produces x-ray and gamma-ray imaging and radiation detection products for the medical, security screening, Homeland Security and civil nuclear markets.

The Group’s products provide high-resolution information on material composition and structure and are used in multiple applications, ranging from the identification of cancerous tissues to hazardous materials, such as explosives, and the analysis of radioactive materials.

Image Reconstruction Scientist

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 30/11/2019

We have an opportunity for an experienced Image Reconstruction Scientist to join our team and play a leading role in the development of an innovative molecular breast imaging system based on semiconductor CZT detectors. We aim to use this technology to screen for breast cancer in women with dense breasts, replacing mammography for this application. The position is a part of a large medical imaging project aiming to combine a new radiation detection system design with innovative image reconstruction theory and algorithms to reduce the patient radiation dose and the scan time.

Simulations and Modelling Physicist – Radiation Detection

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 30/11/2019

We have an opportunity for an experienced Simulations and Modelling Physicist to join our team and play a leading role in the development of an innovative molecular breast imaging system based on semiconductor CZT detectors. We aim to use this technology to screen for breast cancer in women with dense breasts, replacing mammography for this application. The position is a part of a large medical imaging project aiming to combine a new radiation detection system design with innovative image reconstruction theory and algorithms to reduce the patient radiation dose and the scan time.

Manufacturing Process Engineer Back End

Zelienople, PA, USA | Closing date: 30/11/2019

Kromek has an immediate vacancy for a Manufacturing Process Engineer working in the engineering team reporting to the manufacturing manager. Initially focusing on the recycling of semiconductor materials and back end assembly processes. Will be responsible for process engineering in materials recycling and chip assembly.

X-Ray Image Processing Engineer

Sedgefield, UK | Closing date: 30/11/2019

We are currently recruiting for an engineer with several years’ experience in image analysis techniques to join its x-ray security team and help to apply image processing techniques.

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Careers in physics at Kromek

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What is it like working in our office locations

Kromek Headquarters

Kromek Group HQ

County Durham, UK

Our headquarters are based in Sedgefield in County Durham, situated on NETPark (North East Technology Park). The Park is one of the UK’s premier science, engineering and technology parks.

Kromek Huddersfield radiation detector lab

Neutron R&D Centre

Huddersfield, UK

Our Neutron Research and Development Centre is based in Huddlesfield. Located in the 3M Buckley Innovation Centre, The centre facilitates business growth and actively promotes innovation.

Kromek California lab

Kromek California

California, USA

Our Californian office is based in Riverside, California.

Riverside boasts several distinctive neighborhoods that cater to both single professionals and to families.

Kromek Pennsylvania factory USA

Kromek Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania, USA

Our Pennsylvania, office is based in Zelienople, Pennsylvania.

Zelienople is a small town with a great amount of charm and quaintness.

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