Get a dream career in the Tech Corridor

5th May 2020

A handpicked selection of career opportunities currently live in the Cambridge Norwich Tech Corridor.

Science and R&D

Departmental Early Career Academic Fellowships (DECAF) in Machine Learning or Data Science – Cambridge University Computer Lab

“With the recent generous donation to the Department from a major philanthropic donor for ‘Advancing AI in Scientific Research’, there is an exciting opportunity for researchers to develop their own independent research in Machine Learning or Data Science with application to science subjects over the course of a five year Research Fellowship.

The department will be building a cohort of DECAFs to continue its own growth in research in Machine Learning and Data Science, and to increase its uptake in other scientific disciplines across the University. Fellows will enhance their research leadership and teaching skills via project supervision and small group teaching.”

Location: Cambridge

Closing date: June 30

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Tropic Biosciences UK Ltd is a pioneering leader in the development of novel high-performing commercial tropical crop varieties and traits using advanced genetic breeding (e.g. CRISPR) technologies.

Project Manager: Topic Biosciences


“Based in Norwich (UK), Tropic Biosciences is a leading agricultural Biotech company dedicated to developing and commercialising high-performing varieties of tropical crops to provide significant benefits to growers and consumers.
We seek to hire a Project Manager to join our team and champion an efficient, professional project management layout across our various working efforts.
Degree in life Sciences, preferably plant biology essential.”

Location: Norwich Research Park

Closing Date: live as of 20.05

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Seasonal Laboratory Analyst, NIAB

“NIAB is looking to recruit Seasonal Laboratory Analysts, to work in a busy grain quality testing laboratory.

The role is to assist the biochemistry laboratory in delivering grain and produce quality data of many different types from national field trials across a wide range of crop species. This will involve sample administration, preparation and testing using a wide range of protocols and analytical techniques such as oil content by NMR spectroscopy and protein content by NIR spectroscopy.”

Location:  Cambridge

Closing Date:  June 26

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TTP Group is based on a 17 acre campus, Melbourn Science Park, 9 miles south of Cambridge

Senior Product Designer – Medical Devices: TTP

TTP creates innovative products and breakthrough technologies for its clients. Teams of scientists, engineers and designers collaborate closely to solve complex and challenging problems to realise our clients’ most ambitious visions.

We are seeking a versatile and dynamic product designer to help us develop next generation medical devices. This role offers the opportunity to make an impact by taking a leading role in the design of a broad range of innovative solutions for our clients’ products, making them safe, intuitive and easy to use.

Location: Cambridge

Closing Date: Currently live (05.05.20)

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Microbiologist – Baxter Healthcare

Working closely with production and reporting to the Microbiology Manager, the Microbiologist will be responsible for testing products before they are released. This role is a 6 month fixed term contract to support Baxter during Covid-19.

Location: Thetford

Closing Date: Live as of 24.04

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Laboratory Analyst, Chemtest

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic, resourceful and experienced  Laboratory Analysts within our organics laboratory to start ASAP. If you are organised and self-motivated, if you like working as part of a busy team, and have knowledge and experience using any of the following instruments

  • GC-FID
  • GC-MS
  • HPLC
  • Headspace GC-FID
  • Headspace GC-MS

We would like to hear from you.

Location: Newmarket

Closing Date: Ongoing

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Sales and Marketing

Director of marketing – Arm Treasure Data

“We’re looking for an experienced EMEA Director of Marketing who’s passionate and knowledgeable about the Martech or data/analytics industries. As part of our fun and fast-moving marketing team, we will depend on you to lead our marketing efforts in EMEA including digital, field and sales development activities.”

Location:  Cambridge (remote working initially)

Closing Date: Live now (May 27)

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SEO Account Manager: Selesti

“The main purpose of your role will be to use your insightful approach, knowledge and at least 2 years agency side or in-house experience to manage, plan and execute digital marketing campaigns for a range of client accounts.

“We are looking for talented individuals with a strong team ethic and the desire to provide their clients with a bespoke technical SEO campaign to maximise their return on investment.”

Location: Norwich

Closing Date: Live now (May 27)

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Marketing Manager: Intellegens

Intellegens is a spin-out from the University of Cambridge that has developed a unique deep learning architecture that can work with sparse and noisy data. We are currently working in the material, chemical and drug discovery sectors and as the technique is generic and we have further opportunities in other domains such as finance, retail, and Internet of Things.” 
Intellegens is looking for a B2B SaaS marketing manager who will work closely with operations and engineering teams to define the product roadmap, collect user requirements and relay product updates to internal customers as well as deliver compelling sales & marketing collateral.

Location: Cambridge

Closing Date: Live as of 05.05

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Monthly social events, Dog Days, Flexi Time & Free Parking: all on offer at Zatu Games to the right applicant!

Digital Marketing Exec:  Zatu Games

Zatu Games is quickly becoming the UK’s favourite, and most affordable, online board games retailer, selling thousands of top-quality products across the UK and throughout Europe

We are looking for a friendly, hard-working and enthusiastic Digital Marketing Executive to join our lively marketing team. Role will include

  • Arranging and implementing a wide variety of marketing tactics such as: email marketing, social media, affiliate marketing, coming up with design briefs, organising the promotional sales etc.
  • Using PPC platforms to create, run and manage our online advertisements
  • Using Google Analytics to progress the Marketing Strategy

Location: Bowthorpe

Closing Date: Live as of 05.05

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Johnson Matthey: speciality chemicals and sustainable technologies company

Business Development Manager: Johnson Matthey

“Johnson Matthey is the global leader in sustainable technologies, applying our cutting edge science to create solutions with our customers that make a real difference to the world around us. Our science and research helps to reduce pollution, relieve pain, restore hearing and boost crops.”
The Business Development Manager role will include “selling custom contract development and manufacturing services/technology to the pharmaceutical industry” – more details below

Location: Cambridge

Closing Date: Currently live (20.05)

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Head of Marketing:  Gearset

At Gearset, we build a cutting-edge DevOps solution for the millions of developers building applications on Salesforce, the world’s biggest enterprise PaaS. As Head of Marketing, you’ll own Gearset’s marketing strategy and propel us to the next five years of growth by working closely with Sales, Product and Engineering to shape the go-to-market strategy for our DevOps and Backup products.”

Location: Cambridge

Closing Date: Live as of 20.05

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Other marketing roles:

Senior Marketing Exec: Healthera:  Cambridge. Apply here

Manufacturing and Engineering

Mechanical Technician – Aixtron

“The technician’s primary function is to support mechanical installation aspects of product manufacture and associated mechanical assemblies.

Work across a wide variety of standard and development products to include preparation and fitting or basic and complex assemblies and sub-assemblies. Working to mechanical engineering drawings and layouts and be able to handle tight deadlines. The technician may be required to support mechanical work demands at customer sites as the business needs”

Location: Cambridge

Closing date: Live as of May 27

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Head of New Model Launch: Lotus Cars

The role provides the opportunity to play a key role within Lotus Cars, Developing Launch Processes which are Industry Best Practice for New Model Launch within a low volume / Niche environment. Delivering the processes and facilities for the next wave of new products for Lotus in the UK. 


This role will be pivotal to all launches, with the individual developing metrics and reporting formats that quickly give a visual indicator where each New Model and Model Year changes are controlled via a set of standardised processes.  The successful candidate will occupy a very visible role within the business, influencing all departments engaged in launch activities.

Location: Hethel, Norwich

Closing Date: live as of 20.05

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Fluke Corporation is the world leader in the manufacture, distribution and service of electronic test tools and software.

Manufacturing Engineer Manager: Fluke Precision Measurement Ltd

Seeking a dynamic experienced Manufacturing Engineering Manager with a strong lean manufacturing background to work in the Fluke Precision Measurement (FPM) Operations Team based in Norwich.  Responsible for both maintaining and continuous improvement of our manufacturing systems and processes. This is a key position for FPM and the successful candidate will be part of the Operations Leadership team and instrumental in enabling us to deliver our strategic and operational objectives.

Location:  Norwich 

Closing Date:  live as of 20/05/20

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Sabik Marine: Increasing safety at sea

Application Engineer:  Sabik Marine


Sabik Marine is the global leader in the marine aids-to-navigation business with a mission to enhance the maritime safety. Under general direction, the Application Engineer will play a vital role in Sabik’s marine aids to navigation sales by supporting sales managers in securing and delivering key engineering projects.
The main focus area for this role is within our offshore Oil & Gas AtoN business, specifically in the platform decommissioning sector. This job role combines elements of electrical/systems engineering and project management in global commercial setting.”

Location:  Great Yarmouth

Closing date: live as of 20.05

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Digital and ICT

SupaPass: "powerful tech for content curation, delivery, and user subscriptions, giving clients a home online for all their media."

Front End Web Developer (React): SupaPass

Be a core contributor to our front end web stack. Work on our web applications to craft a beautiful, consistent and performant experience across all supported platforms, including desktop, tablets, mobile, and TVs.

You’ll pay close attention to accessibility, user experience and design to bring customers delight in their interaction with an app they rely on. You’ll work closely with a small team of experienced engineers that will value your expertise and look to you for solutions and new ideas.

Location: Norwich

Closing date:   Currently live 20/05

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Head of Digital:  The Queen Elizabeth Hospital


Reporting directly to the Deputy Chief Executive and responsible for managing a broad team of staff across Information Communication and Technology, Information Governance and digital transformation, we are looking for someone who is innovative, forward-thinking, dynamic, a team player, resilient, and who has a proven track record in this field.”

Location:  Kings Lynn

Closing Date: 25th May

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Senior Director of Design – Jagex

“A leader in creating deep and engaging experiences on PC and mobile, Jagex was founded in 2001 and is today one of the UK’s biggest and most respected video game developers and publishers.
As the Senior Director of Design, you will drive the vision and strategy of design across the company and promote best design and design related practice in all areas. You will represent and champion the quality and position of design and challenge new ways of thinking from individuals and teams
Jagex has switched to working almost entirely remotely, and in line with that our recruitment and selection process has moved to an entirely remote one with video calls being the preferred method of interview.”

Location: Cambridge

Closing Date: Went live 29.04

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Jagex are also hiring for a number of other roles including Head of Product Marketing, Animators, Programmers, Developers & Engineers: click here for a full list of vacancies

Checkit plc - formerly known as Elektron Technology Plc

BI Analyst/ Developer:  Checkit

“Checkit’s real-time operations management SaaS platform makes organisations smart, safe and efficient. Our products use Internet of Things (IoT), mobile and cloud technologies to ensure our customers get the best out of their mobile teams, processes and buildings. Checkit users operate in many sectors including retail, hospitality, healthcare, real estate management and manufacturing. 

This role will design and deliver data science capability for our SaaS product, to enable our customers to improve their operations delivery, through process, metrics, data and technology. You will work across the Checkit Platform and with leading BI technologies to provide end to end data solutions which empower the end user with data. 

Location: Cambridge 

Closing Date: Currently live (22.04)

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Engage Health Systems: "Connect Patients and Clinicians"

Computer Engineer: Engage Heath Systems

Engage Health Systems Limited is a software company providing solutions to the
primary healthcare sector.

What we are looking for:
An experienced IT professional to join our company as a Computer Engineer. We
need an efficient and articulate team member with excellent attention to detail and
strong problem-solving skills to manage the building, dispatching, stock handling,
and repairing of our patient arrival screens

Location:  North Walsham, Norfolk

Closing Date: Currently Live: 07.04.20

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Agri-Tech jobs

Field Trials Operator – BBRO

“At the BBRO,, we conduct research to help the UK sugar beet industry improve yields sustainably and increase the profitability of sugar beet in the crop rotation on farms.  One element of our work is to deliver high-standard agricultural field trials at a number of farm sites across the sugar beet growing area.

“Reporting to BBRO’s Head of Field Operations, you will work on our field-based sugar beet trials and will be involved in a whole range of tasks through the year including precision drilling, crop monitoring, completing trials assessments and harvesting trial plots using our bespoke sugar beet trials equipment.”

Location: Region-wide

Closing Date: May 29th

Apply here.

More jobs in East Anglia

New Anglia LEP is working with partners to support businesses during COVID-19 and to help them find the staff they need to continue to operate at this challenging time.

The LEP has compiled current vacancies across vital sectors including agriculture, retail, healthcare and manufacturing. For a list of these roles visit:

To speak to them about your staffing, please contact Natasha Waller on 07384 253355 or email