VP of Development

Cambridgeshire, England


Leading start-up salary + benefits


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Our exciting new start-up client is currently searching for a VP of Development to be responsible for the early stage technology delivery to the company’s business plan. You will be managing all technical developments of the company and working closely with the CTO and CEO as part of the Executive Management team to develop and deliver the technology roadmap.

Developing and maintaining a deep technical knowledge of the LED market will be required as well as managing all technical operations in-line with the company strategy.

Reporting to the Board on the technical development progress will be an important part of the role.

Required skills for the VP of Development will include:
  • Strong background in III-V compound semiconductor technology, specifically GaN
  • Materials science background, with knowledge of MOCVD and epitaxial growth
  • R&D specialist having worked at a commercial organisation to deliver projects on time and on budget
  • Excellent communication and public speaking skills
  • Educated to Ph.D. Level in the relevant field
Please contact Rachel Anderson for further details.