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Senior Software Engineer - Core Engines

We are building a team of collaborative software engineers to transform drug discovery and improve human health. We value well-crafted software and clean architecture, developed through a steady process of incremental change. Our software developers continually strive to master new technologies and techniques, and always aim to choose the right tool for the task at hand. We reserve 10% of our working week for the exploration of new ideas, and share what we have learned with each other through mentorship, pair programming, and tech talks. We work in productive partnerships with our data scientists, statisticians, and domain experts to advance our understanding of the human wiring diagram.

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Clinical Alliances Manager

This is a new position for an experienced Clinical Research Associate or Project Manager who will be responsible for the development of new capabilities in Tissue Solutions’ sourcing capacity in the UK, including recruitment and management of all tissue collection sites under our UK ethical approvals.

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Non-Executive Director - Biotechnology - Ref.: CH041218MN

Newcells Biotech is a private-equity backed biotech company focused on developing a range of cell based pre-clinical assays based on its core induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) technology. With the completion of a 2nd round £2m funding round in July 2018, the company has the resources to grow its existing kidney transport and nephrotoxicity platform and launch two more assays over the next two years. The company has a key differentiation in developing proprietary human cell 3-D assays for drug safety, DMPK and target validation/discovery.

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Vice President Global Sales Operations (VPSO) - Business Development - Drug Discovery - Ref.: MM261118CO

Our client is a start-up company, which is revolutionising the study of label-free molecular interactions and thereby changing the world of drug discovery. By combining a level of sensitivity superior to previous techniques with exceptional crude sample robustness, their products raise the study of molecular interactions onto the next level. Biopharmaceutical and biotech companies, as well as leading academic institutes, are keenly interested in utilizing this new bioanalytic tool.

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Strategic Account Manager - Business Development - Life Sciences - Ref.: HA231118CC

Our client is a pioneering company who for almost 30 years, has played an important role in the design, development, manufacture, and integration of products that empower the advancement of biomedical research and enable cell and gene therapy. Founded in 1989, the privately owned company has grown organically, today having 2,500 employees in 28 countries, up from circa 1,100, 10 years ago. A long-term view and exceptionally low turnover reflects a company that invests in and values its people.

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Corporate Legal / Company Secretary - Interea

A senior level and important need has arisen in one of Interea’s very good clients – a UK-based pharmaceutical CMO that is highly ambitious and who recently raised a significant amount of money in order to build a new facility.

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Precision Health Data Scientist

We are seeking exceptional Data Scientists interested in the challenge of developing state of the art personal risk prediction algorithms that build on Genomics plc’s data engine. As a Precision Health Data Scientist, you will integrate diverse genomics and environmental data to make precision health care a reality. While a background in genetics or risk prediction is not required, an interest in learning about genetics, and how to solve big problems in healthcare is a must.


You should have:

  • A strong quantitative background, and most likely a PhD, in a STEM subject
  • Experience with scientific programming languages, either Python or R.
  • Proven experience of learning from large-scale data sets in a scientific or engineering context.
  • The ability to summarize and visualize complex datasets to look for patterns and potential biases
  • The ability to discuss and explain complex ideas to both specialists and non-specialists.
  • Working knowledge of risk prediction and survival analysis
  • The ability to understand complex concepts from outside your own field.

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Data Scientist (Oxford or Cambridge)

We are seeking exceptional Data Scientists interested in the challenge of developing state of the art personal risk prediction algorithms that build on Genomics plc’s data engine. As a Precision Health Data Scientist, you will integrate diverse genomics and environmental data to make precision health care a reality. While a background in genetics or risk prediction is not required, an interest in learning about genetics, and how to solve big problems in healthcare is a must.


You should have:

  • A strong quantitative background, and most likely a PhD, in a STEM subject
  • Experience with scientific programming languages, either Python or R.
  • Proven experience of learning from large-scale data sets in a scientific or engineering context.
  • The ability to summarize and visualize complex datasets to look for patterns and potential biases
  • The ability to discuss and explain complex ideas to both specialists and non-specialists.
  • Working knowledge of risk prediction and survival analysis
  • The ability to understand complex concepts from outside your own field.

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Project Manager / LIMS Developer / ELN Developer / Business Analyst

Following the acquisition by our client, a Fortune Global 500 consultancy, of a leading informatics consultancy (specialized in providing consulting for the design, build, deployment and ongoing support of enterprise scientific data solutions) exciting career opportunity exists across Europe in the LIMS and ELN market for: Project Managers, LIMS Developers, ELN Developers, Business Analysts

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Fluorescent Imaging Sales Specialist UK & Ireland - Sales - Instrumentation - Ref.: HA141118MG

Our client is a pioneering company who for almost 30 years, has played an important role in the design, development, manufacture, and integration of products that empower the advancement of biomedical research and enable cell and gene therapy. Founded in 1989, the privately owned company has grown organically, today having 2,500 employees in 28 countries, up from circa 1,100, 10 years ago. A long-term view and exceptionally low turnover reflects a company that invests in and values its people.

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