PhD Plasma Physicist

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Toronto, ON
$90,000 - $110,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Doctor of Philosophy
Nov 06, 2018
Job ID
Our Toronto client is a leading edge company working in the optics space. They are currently seeking a Physicist or engineer with a PhD and a Ion Beam technology background (not nuclear). You will play a pivotal role in the R&D of new ion sources (plasma) and their application of  to mass spectroscopy. You will be involved in product development and commercialization, handle invention disclosures and patent applications, and collaborate with internal and external scientists as needed.

  • Work in conjunction with R & D on new plasma-based ion sources and ion optics interfaces related to mass spectroscopy and instrumentation.
  • System testing with variety of tissue sample formats.
  • Data analysis, documentation, transfer of new knowledge into possible commercialization.
  • Operate and troubleshoot company analytical equipment including Mass Spectrometer and other types of Imagers.

  • PhD/MS Physics or engineering including 3 years of Ion Beam technology.
  • Hands-on background in both experimental & theoretical parts of engineering physics e.g. plasma physics, ion optics, and space charge limited ion beams
  • Able to apply this new knowledge to updating and improving analytical instrumentation

May consider exceptional new grads but MUST have PhD.