We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join the Tech Transfer Platform QC Sequencing and Validation Team as a Tech Transfer Platform QC Scientist.
The successful candidate will be responsible for running a number of baseline sequencing tests using the full range of kits that we provide to customers. These tests will include library preparation and analysis of the results for each test. In addition to these baseline tests the candidate will also be responsible for running and analysing tests to validate components which are going to be used in a sequencing kit and new kits prior to their release to customers. Responsibilities will also include running new sequencing packages involving new software, protocols and kit prior to customer release. They will also be testing new protocols and features which have been run in development and are ready to transfer for further testing.
What We Are Looking For…..
The successful candidate will have a degree in a relevant scientific subject and would ideally have some experience of using the MinION. The individual must be able to show that they can work successfully in a team, have good organisational skills and have an enthusiastic attitude in an environment that is driven by tight deadlines. The candidate must also be able to demonstrate their ability to work diligently on their own and show a willingness to learn new skills in a fast paced area of the company.
Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.
Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.