Data Scientist- Vacancy

Data Scientist

Quantemol Ltd. ( is a scientific software and consultancy company developing state-of-the-art simulation software for industrial applications in the integrated circuit (IC) fabrication industry and providing simulation and plasma chemistry consultancy to industrial clients. We are based in University College London, located in the heart of the city, with  clients which include large international blue-chip corporations. We are looking for a Data Scientist to manage and develop QDB, a database of plasma process data.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to utilise their technical background in a commercial environment. You will be collaborating with a wide range of researchers from around the globe, and have the opportunity to travel and present at events where the latest innovations in plasma science are showcased.

We are looking for candidates with knowledge of research techniques and information systems. You will have good knowledge of and experience with Python (essential), MySQL, and Unix/Linux administration. Familiarity with the Django web framework, Mezzanine, and version control with Git would be an advantage, as would experience at front-end development with HTML/CSS and JavaScript/JQuery. Applicants must have a PhD in an appropriate field. 

Candidates should possess strong algorithmic problem-solving skills, an ability to analyse and communicate data and a good awareness of computer security issues. The role involves the creation of well-documented, unit-tested, secure code both as an individual and as part of a team.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Image result for we are hiring

To apply: 

Please send an updated CV and cover letter to

Informal enquiries can be made to:

Prof Jonathan  Tennyson (

Department of Physics and Astronomy, University College London, Gower St, London WC1E 6BT, UK.

Telephone: (+44) 20 7679 7809