I am working with a global diagnostics genomic provider in Oxford who is looking for a NGS Scientist to join their research and development team. This role will be reporting into the Head of Development and play an integral role in product development including preparation, sequencing, bioinformatics and data interpretation.
This role will suit someone who wants to perform lab-based research and develop innovative products within a commercial environment. You will be responsible for your own projects and work within a small, collaborative team.
Your duties will include:
*Develop and assist in the development and release of new products, technologies and methodologies
*Devise, coordinate and conduct experiments, analyse results and determine best courses of action to achieve targets
*Identify data and machine issues; troubleshoot and find solutions
*Attend R&D meetings, present data from ongoing and complete experiments
*Oversee technical transfers, store documents appropriately and keep track of necessary experimental and technical information
They are looking for the following skills/qualifications:
*Minimum of BSc in Life Science
*Demonstratable experience in sequencing-based molecular approaches, design and development of molecular biology assays (NGS and others)
*Demonstrate hands-on experience of targeted NGS assay workflow execution
*Have effective IT skills enabling you to analyse, summarise and present complex datasets
*Be able to multitask effectively and perform complex studies in parallel, with minimal supervision, to agreed deadlines
*Have previously worked independently and can show evidence of this
The company are able to offer some flexibility, 80/20 lab/home split, enhanced pension scheme, private health insurance, private dental insurance, and many more benefits and perks.
This is an urgent role for the company so if you are interested in discussing this further then please send your CV to Sabrina Deo at firstname.lastname@example.org
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- Agency: Paramount Recruitment
- Reference: sd-ngsscientist
Website: Paramount Recruitment
- Posted: 13th October 2021
- Expires: 3rd November 2021