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Want to create a career somewhere you can make a difference, with cutting edge products and a great team of people?

Join one of the world’s most innovative technology companies

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.

Are you looking for a challenging career with purpose?

At Kromek, we help keep people safe. Our 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.

Are you looking for a challenging career with a worldwide impact

Kromek Group plc is an international technology group. The products you work on will be deployed across the globe.

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Current Vacancies

Biotechnology or Biomedical Project Scientist/Engineer

Head Office, Sedgefield – UK | Closing date: 10/04/2020

The current COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted that we are ill equipped to monitor and track the evolution of emergent pathogens, and we fail to be proactive in the management of outbreaks. Kromek is looking for a full-time permanent Project Engineer to join the growing Biotechnology group. Working with the rest of the team, the Engineer will lead the design, development, manufacture and assessment of the automation hardware as well as owning all form factor and enclosure designs.

Senior Yield Engineer

Head Office, Sedgefield – UK | Closing date: 31/03/2020

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Yield Engineer, based in our Head Office, Sedgefield – UK. We are looking for a hands on, relationship person who is data focused, however at the same time able to see the actual problem and work with the rest of the team to make improvements.

IT Systems Engineer

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 31/03/2020

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced IT Systems Engineer to work in house to provide administration and support of both on-premise and global cloud infrastructure services whilst offering strong IT Help Desk break/fix support to a dynamic growing business.
Our IT infrastructure is crucial for providing business needs and empowering users productivity whilst also providing support for strong business growth and scalability.

Sales Coordinator

Head Office, Sedgefield – UK | Closing date: 31/03/2020

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sales Coordinator, based in our Head Office, Sedgefield – UK, who will be supporting and coordinating activities within the sales department.

Sales Manager CBRN - Europe

Europe | Closing date: 31/03/2020

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sales Manager based in Europe who will be responsible for selling Kromek’s D3S radiation detectors to CBRN customers. You will be identifying potential users per country, promoting the products to them and building customer relationships.

Application Engineer

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 31/03/2020

We have an opportunity for an Application Engineer to join our Sales team. You will be developing new applications for Kromek products, working within the different markets to collect requirements and identify new opportunities.

Experimental Physicist

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 31/03/2020

We have an opportunity for an Experimental Physicist with knowledge and experience in radiation or particle detection 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.

Mechatronics Engineer

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 31/03/2020

As part of continued strategic growth, Kromek is looking for a Mechatronics Engineer to join the growing Biotechnology division. The Mechatronics Engineer will be responsible for the engineering hardware implementation. Working with the rest of the team, the Mechatronics Engineer will lead the design, development, manufacture and assessment of the automation hardware as well as owning all form factor and enclosure design.

Business Development Manager – Nuclear Radiation Detection

Zelienople, Penns, USA | Closing date: 31/03/2020

This critical position will drive growth for the company’s radiation detection products in Nuclear Security and Defence sectors in the Americas. This will be achieved by building influence and technology adoption at government agencies, through technology and commercial alliances with industry stakeholders. This role builds customer relationships and negotiates, closes and executes on commercial agreements.

The successful candidate will also manage key relationships and initiatives with OEM customers for radiation detection solutions in industrial, environmental and security screening segments. As the key technical and business liaison to these OEM partners, the position will lead the collaborative interactions with internal and external technical and management teams.

Semiconductor Physicist

Zelienople, Penns. USA | Closing date: 31/03/2020

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.

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Careers in physics at Kromek

We employ teams of physicists both in the UK and in the US.

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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