Senior Research Scientist

Senior Research Scientist
  • £30,000 - £45,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK cb2 3ar Cambridge Cambridgeshire UK cb2 3ar
Job Ref: J2162802
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Biotech/Life Sciences, Medical Devices
Date Added: 24 November 2021

Senior Research Scientist - Cytogenetics



£ competitive, depending on skills, background and experience

Role scope:

Working for an established organisation who are known as good operators in their field, this role will support the design and development of a portfolio of cytogenetics products.

Role responsibilities:

  • Development and supporting the design of a new product line, in conjunction with maintaining the current range

  • Playing an integral role in internal research projects, including experimental design, concept of project and execution of project through resources, suppliers and staffing

  • Act as subject matter expert, provide training to other members of staff as part of ongoing projects

  • Present result data and findings to the team and wider business, suggest areas for improvement

  • Staying abreast of developments in literature to seek out elegant solutions to complex challenges within the cytogenetics field

  • Working to stringent protocols including ISO 13485 and GLP, maintaining a culture of quality, compliance and adherence to HTA regulations

  • Mentoring and coaching less experienced members of the team

Person specification

  • Minimum Masters (or equivalent) in a relevant life science field such as Molecular Biology, Biomedical Science or Biochemistry for example

  • Significant background of working with analytical techniques such as FISH, PCR, Phage Display, Fluorescence Microscopy, ideally from within a diagnostics/IVD setting where you have demonstrable responsibility for developing and designing cytogenetics and/or molecular diagnostics

  • Some supervisory experience, good leadership qualities and able to manage both your own and the wider team's time effectively for maximum output

  • Proactive, curious and solutions-focused

  • Able to work effectively to deadlines, always mindful of the bigger picture for the team and business, and comfortable with managing multiple stakeholders

  • Excellent communication skills

If this outlines your skills and expertise, and the next step you want to take, please apply now with your CV in Word, or contact / 01223 607858.

24/12/2021 16:26:05
GBP 30000 45000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Bec Johnston2

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