Job Summary

Mologic Ltd are seeking Research Scientists to join their R&D teams developing point of care diagnostic products.

Responsibilities and Duties

Candidates should have good experience and capability in assay technology and development, preferably with some lateral flow experience and associated reader software knowledge. Additional skills in antibody development and assessment, protein chemistry techniques (i.e. conjugation and analysis of proteins) and column chromatography or microbiology would be an advantage.

It will be necessary to demonstrate a good knowledge and direct experience of all the factors underlying the use of antibodies in applied techniques, especially the impact of antibody affinity and non-specific binding etc., and advantages and disadvantages of various soluble and particulate labels and detection methods, as well as different types of solid phase and/or non-wash homogeneous systems.

Qualifications and Skills

Flexible team working, attention to detail, diligence in record-keeping, proficiency in all forms of communication and excellent time management are essential personal qualities, as well as design of experiments, problem solving, planning and organisational skills.

A proven record of effective applied scientific creativity in the field of healthcare diagnostics is essential.

Experience in biochemistry, immunodiagnostics and applied industrial research is essential.

An Honours Degree (or equivalent) in science with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience is expected.

Job Type: Full-time

To apply: Please send your CV and covering letter to Mitch.Brooker@mologic.co.uk