At CPI we work with our partners to translate inventions into products and processes that enhance health and well-being, protect and improve our environment and increase productivity across industries.
With a deep understanding of innovation processes and funding, outstanding technical expertise and industry relevant assets, we enable products and processes to be quickly and cost-effectively brought to market. This supports the development of next-generation manufacturing, highly-skilled jobs and economic growth for the UK.
Our partners operate across many diverse markets including pharmaceuticals, speciality chemicals, food and drink, electronics and transportation.
Fixed term for 12 weeks, 37 hours per week
CPI’s Formulation department is providing an opportunity for a summer placement student to join its existing team. The placement opportunity will allow the student to gain hands on experience developing and testing efficient, reproducible and controlled methods for data analysis for various types of experimental data. The role will also involve using software tools to capture data in a structured format to improve existing procedures.
Duties of the role include:
We are seeking to recruit a candidate who is educated to A level or equivalent in STEM subjects, particularly science and mathematics and currently undertaking a degree in a relevant scientific/technical discipline. The successful candidate should have experience and a keen interest in programming along with a systematic way of thinking. Candidates must have a good understanding of mathematics and data analysis used for scientific analysis together with being able to effectively communicate, problem solve, be willing to learn and gain practical experience. It is desirable that candidates have some knowledge and experience of dataflow programming (LabVIEW, Pipeline pilot).
At CPI, we offer a wide range of benefits to our employees, including: family friendly policies, flexible holidays and holiday purchasing schemes, opportunities for learning and development, generous pension plan, life assurance and accident insurance schemes.
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