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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.

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.

Kromek Physicists working

Current Vacancies

Project Manager

Zelienople - USA | Closing date: 31/05/2021

Kromek is looking for a Project Manager who has what it takes to manage multiple complex projects to completion. You will lead projects through every stage of the project life cycle, from planning to delivery. If you thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and can maintain focus under pressure, you may be exactly what we are looking for.

As a project manager, you will be a key member of our team, responsible for establishing and maintaining a strong rapport with clients, contractors, and other stakeholders. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and time management skills and strong attention to detail. This role will give you the unique opportunity to contribute to the continued development of internal project management.

Cost Accountant

Head Office, Sedgefield – UK | Closing date: 22/05/2021

As part of continued strategic growth, Kromek is looking for a Cost Accountant to join our existing Finance team. The successful candidate will be based at the company’s Head Office in Sedgefield, County Durham, and will report to the Group Financial Controller, also Head Office based. As this is a Group-wide role, the successful individual will be required to travel to the US on a regular basis. This is a new role, and the successful candidate will have a significant opportunity to make a positive impact, and to add great value to the business.


Head Office, Sedgefield – UK | Closing date: 27/05/2021

Kromek is looking for a Bioinformatician to join the growing Biotechnology division. The Bioinformatician will work and support an interdisciplinary team of engineers, scientists, and Head of Programme as well as liaising with external partners and subject matter experts. The role primarily involves the development of bioinformatic pipelines based on meta-genomic and third generation sequencing platforms. The Bioinformatician will be responsible for developing bespoke methodologies and algorithms that overcome pitfalls of current algorithms, benchmarking algorithm performance as well as implementing key strategies to achieve target metrics.

Product Manager

Head Office, Sedgefield – UK | Closing date: 31/05/2021

As part of continued strategic growth, Kromek is looking for a Product Manager to join the Innovation Department and work alongside the growing Biotechnology group. The Product Manager will work as part of the existing team, supporting the Head of Biotechnology, and liaising with external partners and subject matter experts. There are significant new product and market opportunities for this disruptive technology product. The role would be shaping and moulding the future applications of airborne pathogen detection technology, in a post pandemic world. A key part of the role will be identifying opportunities for new products and technologies.

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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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