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Are you passionate about making a difference to everyday life? Do you long for a challenge? Are you excited by innovation and forward thinking? If you answer yes to any of the above, you’re just what we’re looking for!

A North East company supporting a worldwide effort

Kromek Group plc is a cutting-edge, forward-thinking company creating state of the art radiation and biological detection solutions for use in Civil Nuclear, Security & Defence, Biological Detection, Medical and Industrial & Security markets. With our roots firmly established in Country Durham, we work with some of the largest organisations across the globe, providing products and support to nations and companies.  

As one of the only companies to produce Cadmium Zinc Telluride (CZT), Kromek’s leading technology has allowed us to design, develop, manufacture and market world class detection capabilities, products and solutions. With Kromek’s innovations in Detection and Advanced Imaging, we’re heading towards a future of enhanced security and significantly better patient outcomes, ultimately leading to a Healthier and Safer World.

Join a team you're proud to be part of!

At Kromek, our main aim to make the world a safer place, and we want you to be a part of that team. From Marketing and Software Development to Product Management and Production, we’re all one big family. No matter the role you have, each and everyone of the team are a valuable part in the cog that is Kromek, we all play some small part in the safety of others and supporting a global effort to make the world a better place.  


Help us and we'll help you!


Life Assurance

Life assurance 3 x your salary

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Share options vesting over 3-year period

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25 days holiday (pro-rata) and Bank Holidays

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Option to join the Kromek pension scheme with Aviva, where Kromek match up to 5% when employee passes probation

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Private Medical

Option to join the private medical scheme, which Kromek pay for

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Employee Assistance Scheme

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Free Parking

Current Vacancies

Development Test Scientist

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 08/03/2024

We are seeking a highly skilled and innovative Development Test Scientist to join our dynamic team. As a Development Test Scientist, you will play a crucial role in the development and improvement of our product line of automated biological equipment. Your primary responsibility will be to conduct research, design experiments, and analyse data to develop new and enhanced products that meet customer needs and market demands. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams including R&D, manufacturing, and quality assurance to ensure successful product development and commercialisation.

Global Product Manager

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 08/03/2024

As a Global Product Manager, you will be responsible for developing and executing product strategies to drive business growth and meet customer needs. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to define product requirements, prioritize features, and manage the product lifecycle from concept to launch. Your goal will be to deliver innovative and market-leading products that exceed customer expectations and drive revenue.

Machine Learning Engineer

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 08/03/2024

Kromek is seeking a Machine Learning Engineer to join its algorithms team, and participate in the creation of completely novel algorithms for the detection of a variety of things, including pathogens from DNA, cancer from patient imaging, and more.

Junior Physicist

Sedgefield, County Durham, UK | Closing date: 08/03/2024

Here at Kromek, we are seeking a motivated and talented individual to join our team as a Junior Physicist.

Don’t just listen to us, here’s what our team have to say:

Staff Stories from some of the UK team on why they chose Kromek, what they do and why they believe it’s a great place to work. 

Eve Paylor Product Manager

Eve Paylor

Product Manager

Stefan Knowles IT Manager

Stefan Knowles

IT Manager

Raashi Basu Graduate Scientist Now Project Manager

Raashi Basu

Graduate Scientist, now Project Manager