We are a high growth SME, providing world class engineering biology that allows our customers to advance and deliver products addressing key global challenges in human health and the environment.
We are an inclusive, fun and dynamic team of 30+ people with a passion for science and delivering for our customers.
There is an exciting opportunity for a Scientist with particular expertise in Downstream Processing and good knowledge in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry to join our team. This role involves working within the Molecular Biology department to execute workplans for customer projects, actively contributing in team meetings by discussing, troubleshooting and planning experiments. In this role, the candidate is also expected to promote and improve the company’s scientific practices using advanced communication and critical information seeking skills.
The candidate must be able to work collaboratively in a Molecular Biology laboratory, multitask to reach tight project deadlines and show an aptitude for learning new skills. Attention to experimental rigour and the ability to carefully record and present methods and results is essential. Good communication and presentation skills are desirable.
In return, the successful candidate will be embedded within a dynamic and sociable team in a lab-based role, with flexible working hours and opportunities for career progression. This position will be based at brand new facilities at the Roslin Innovation Centre to where there are regular bus links from the City Centre, free on-site parking, an on-site gym and several on-site cafes – the perfect setting to meet colleagues over a coffee in view of the Pentland Hills.
The candidate will have: