CK Group are recruiting for a Senior Operations Technical Specialist to join an assay development service at their site in Eastleigh, near Southampton on a permanent basis.
Our clients are experts in real-time PCR, a molecular biology technique for detecting the presence of DNA/RNA and quantifying it. They have customers in many different industries including academia, research, healthcare, food industry and the veterinary industry selling to over 130 countries worldwide. Last year they launched a range of assays and products to support the need for mass COVID-19 testing. Due to the emergence of new variants of the virus, they are seeking a scientist to support their surveillance programme, ensuring that their testing products continue to provide 100% detection and to track and identify the emergence of new variants as they arise.
Senior Operations Technical Specialist - main responsibilities:
? Design of experimental studies.
? Take responsibility for the execution and completion of experiments, including investigative experiments and product validation experiments.
? Take responsibility for the execution and completion of study documentation (including technical summaries) in line with an ISO13485 quality management system as well as any other relevant regulatory standards e.g. CE IVD.
? Lead in the data analysis and data interpretation.
? SOP and report writing and review.
? Lead in the resolution of manufacturing issues and technical problem solving.
The ideal candidate for this Research Associate role will have the following skills and experience:
? Bachelor?s degree in a related field.
? Experience of working within a laboratory and / or manufacturing environment.
? Experience of working within a regulated environment, ideally working to ISO9001, ISO13485 and IVDR (in-vitro medical device regulations).
? Good scientific knowledge of PCR and qPCR.
? Proven ability to apply scientific knowledge to problem solving.
? Strong scientific investigative skills.
This role represents a chance for you to make a real difference to the future healthcare industry as well as build on your skills and wider network.
Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. Please quote reference 51154.
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- Agency: CK Group
- Contact: James Horne
- Phone: 0191 384 8905
- Reference: 51154
Website: CK Group
- Posted: 19th July 2021
- Expires: 16th August 2021