Key Responsibilities Assist the Development of molecular assay methodologies and reagents for use in the assay platform.
Execution and analysis of appropriate experiments for the purpose of assessing and improving molecular assay reagent formulations.
Execute appropriate experiments for the purpose of assessing and improving the assay to meet the required performance, stability and cost requirements.
Help less experienced members of the assay development team to carry out experiments effectively when required.* Carry out instrument testing of batches and develop new testing protocols* Creating and maintaining quality records for the purpose of recording and documenting assay development progress and associated experiments.
Writing and updating lab and project-related procedures and documents.* Completing COSHH assessments as and when required.
Ensuring you are trained on all appropriate procedures and training new personnel if and when required.* Create and maintain quality records for the process of recording and documenting molecular assay development progress and associated experiments.
Ensuring you work in conjunction with the quality policy and objectives.*Must have Experience Degree qualified in a relevant scientific discipline* Knowledge and experience working with various amplification techniques and understanding of PCR and primer design* Experience of working with nucleic acids* Knowledge and understanding of factors that drive molecular assay performance (including sensitivity, contamination, reproducibility and precision).
High level of skills in problem solving and innovation* Ability to write clear and concise protocols for complex assay and reagent manufacturing procedures.
Experience of working in a laboratory within GLP + GDP guidelines* Computer literacy and data analysis skills*Company Overview* My client is a MedTech company that are innovating new and adaptable assay platform technologies.
They are transforming the In Vitro Diagnostic testing space and are helping to provide more effective, cost-efficient healthcare for everyone.
The company is eradicating the need for blood labs. Their affordability means instruments are being shipped to third world countries, helping those in need.
They currently have 1000+ people with a plan to be over 20,000 in the next three years. Now is an exciting time for them.
They are expanding fast.Competitive salary + Benefits