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Senior Molecular Scientist - Cambridge

Cambridgeshire   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time


Senior Molecular Scientist - Cambridge

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Molecular Scientist to join a dynamic biotech company based in Cambridge. This organisation are leaders in the development and application of novel diagnostics and therapeutics that will revolutionise the way we detect disease. After enjoying a period of significant growth they are now looking to further continue their development.

As a Senior Scientist you will join the Early Technology Development team and you will be involved in development of tools for oncology diagnostics. Reporting to the Team Leader the role will involve working on collaborative projects with academic partners to develop new technologies, and also contributing to the IP portfolio. Projects are broad and can change specifications quickly so the company need someone who is an excellent communicator, and both adaptable and creative.

To be considered for this role you will be educated to PhD level in a relevant molecular biology focused discipline. This educational background will be coupled with:

Demonstrated experience in a wide range of molecular biology techniques including DNA extraction and manipulation
Prior experience of working in research-driven commercial environment, or working collaboratively with industry whilst in academia/post-doctural roles.
Demonstrable experience of innovation and development of cutting edge technologies
Experience in Next Generation Sequencing platforms and library preparation is required.
Prior experience in computational methods, bioinformatics and/or enzyme structure and function is highly advantageous.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing and truly innovative biotech company. In return they are offering a competitive salary and benefits package. For further information on this superb opportunity please feel free to contact myself, Lauren Gripton of Paramount Recruitment, lgripton@pararecruit.com

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  • Agency: Paramount Recruitment
  • Reference: lg67578
  • Posted: 9th May 2019
  • Expires: 6th June 2019

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