Scientist Molecular Biology – R&D – Diagnostics – Ref.: JVM140218GF1

Scientist Molecular Biology – R&D – Diagnostics – Ref.: JVM140218GF1


Job Description

Our client is an an innovative molecular diagnostics start-up company based in Oxfordshire.  They require a self-motivated and resilient scientist with extensive experience and knowledge of molecular biology and real-time PCR to bring to market novel assays and approaches.  The role holder will join  knowledgeable team to develop sensitive and accurate molecular diagnostic assays in the areas of infectious diseases and cancer. The role requires a Ph.D., or, MSc with relevant experience, in an environment where molecular biology is heavily used together with a clear understanding of techniques based upon polymerase chain reaction (e.g. RT-PCR, qRTPCR) and experience designing and trouble-shooting these assays. Knowledge in developing, designing, optimising and validating RUO/IVD assays  and familiarity with ISO13485 Quality Management System and in vitro diagnostics regulations would be advantageous.