Regional Research Sales Engineer- UK

Date:  16 Sep 2023

GB High Wycombe, GB Belfast, GB Bristol, GB Oxford, GB

Job Function:  Commercial
Business Unit:  Andor Technology

Regional Research Sales Engineer- UK


Andor is a highly innovative, dynamic and progressive technology company at the cutting-edge of scientific research, we are currently going through a period of significant growth and expanding our dynamic Physical Sciences team.


We are hiring for a Regional Research Sales Engineer which is an exciting and challenging role, forming part of the successful Physical Sciences Sales Team.  The successful candidate will be responsible for selling Andor research products within the UK, with a potential to expand into Benelux.  By combining technical knowledge and excellent commercial skills the role holder will grow sales in an already strong territory to achieve sales targets. 


Through participating in events and customer visits the Regional Research Sales Engineer will expand their influence and grow Andor's presence through a wide range of physical science markets including:  Material Science, Chemistry, High Energy Physics, Quantum Optics, Astronomy, Plasma Science, Combustion and many more.  


The Regional Research Sales Engineer will interact on a daily basis with top academic researchers in these fields, helping them to develop their latest experiments by supplying our state of the art equipment. The role holder will be supported by our Application Specialists, Product Managers and the rest of the EMEA sales team, most of them working remotely across the region.


The Regional Research Sales Engineer will have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in a Physical Science Discipline; Chemistry or Physics (Optics) are preferable.
  • 3 years Sales experience – selling highly technical products to academic research customers
  • Excellent written and spoken English


This position is located in the UK and is open to any candidates living in the UK – it is home office-based position.  The successful candidate should live close enough to a large city with mean of transportation (train-airport) and relevant academic research activities.


You can download the role profile and benefits package information via these links:  role profile and benefits package


Informal enquiries may be directed to Louise Dooley Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist via email to


Please apply via this link:  Andor Technology - Oxford Instruments Careers (


Please note on this occasion we are unable to provide sponsorship for visa applicants for this particular post, as such applicants must hold the local right to work in to be eligible.


Why Andor? 


Our company values of being Inclusive, Innovative, Trusted and Purposeful are at the core of everything we do for our customers and our teams.  At Andor, our employees are fundamental to our business success and we are delighted to provide a competitive and comprehensive benefits programme with a range of options to suit your lifestyle.

Andor Benefits:

Andor provides employees with a competitive compensation & benefits package to suit your lifestyle. 

  • Health & Wellbeing- Mental Health First Aiders, Employee Assistance Programme (LifeWorks, Babylon and UnMind)
  • Career –Externally accredited training and development opportunities including support with professional qualifications, Service awards, LinkedIn learning, Learning & development programmes.



Andor is the global leader in the pioneering and manufacturing of high-performance light measuring solutions, bringing together the latest developments in sensors, electronics, optics and software. Our ground-breaking low light imaging cameras, spectroscopy solutions and microscopy systems are being used to develop cures for cancer, explore deeper into space and examine clean energy sources. We are among the world’s most innovative companies in the Photonics industry, measuring light down to a single photon and capturing events occurring within 1 billionth of a second.


We are part of the wider Oxford Instruments Group which also includes NanoAnalysis, NanoScience, Asylum Research, Plasma Technology, X-Ray Technology, Imaris and Magnetic Resonance.  At Oxford Instruments, we enable the world’s leading industrial companies and scientific research communities to image, analyse and manipulate materials down to the atomic and molecular level.


Andor is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all. However, our employment monitoring data tells us that women, individuals from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities and people with a disability are currently under-represented therefore, we particularly welcome applications from these individuals.  We are committed to ensuring our workplace is a safe, welcoming and inclusive place to work, which is why we subscribe to Equality Charter Marks.


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