Senior Research Scientist - NGS

Job Title: Senior Research Scientist - NGS
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridgeshire, England
Salary: Well paid.
Start Date: 2019-05-28
Reference: BH-108340
Contact Name: Charles Leach
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 29, 2019 15:03

Job Description

Senior Research Scientist (NGS) – Cambridge – Permanent

Next generation sequencing is fast becoming a valuable tool for genomic analysis and disease aetiology. My client, a leading IVD company in the Cambridge region is currently seeking the expertise of a Senior Research Scientist (NGS) to advance the development of their proprietary cancer diagnostic platform.

Senior Research Scientist (NGS) Key Requirements
  • Demonstrated experience in a wide range of molecular biology techniques including DNA extraction and manipulation.
  • Experience in Next Generation Sequencing platforms and library preparation.
  • Proven past experience in a fast-paced research-driven commercial environment or in collaboration with industry is essential.
  • Demonstrable experience of innovation and development of cutting edge technologies.
  • Prior experience in computational methods, bioinformatics and/or enzyme structure and function is highly advantageous.
  • Demonstrable experience in delivery challenging projects as well as an understanding of IP and quality standards
  • Innovative, collaborative and open personality with excellent communication skills.
  • PhD in biochemistry, molecular biology, enzymology, genetics or similar is required with at least 3 years lab experience.
This permanent position as a Senior Research Scientist (NGS) is immediately available and offers the right individual an unparalleled opportunity for career development in a collaborative environment with an award winning company.

Please call Charles on 01619427163 for more information.