Junior DNA Scientist Graduate

Posted 5 days ago by Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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We are currently looking for a Junior DNA Scientist to join a leading scientific service provider based in Cambridge. As the Junior DNA Scientist you will be part of a dynamic sequencing team and you will be responsible for DNA extraction, PCR, processing DNA samples and data analysis. This is a great opportunity for a BSc / MSc graduate that is looking for their first industrial position. No prior experience is needed, full training is provided. Please note, that the role will be an initial 1 year contract (possibility of becoming permanent).


Your duties as the Junior DNA Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will be part of the sequencing team and you will be conducting DNA extractions, DNA Sample processing , gene expression , sequencing data analysis.

2. Laboratory maintenance and preparation of routine tasks including, preparation of buffers and reagents, lab tidying etc.

3. Working with the in-house LIMS Systems.

4. Answer enquires from customers via email and telephone, when needed.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Junior DNA Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a scientific discipline, including Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Immunology etc.

2. Proven experience working in a laboratory project during your time in University. Experience with sequencing, DNA extraction, DNA purification, PCR could be advantageous but not necessary.

3. A motivated individual to learn new skills in a laboratory environment within the industry.

Key Words:

Graduate / DNA / RNA / Sequencing / Sanger Sequencing / LIMS / Junior Scientist / Laboratory / Industrial Position / DNA Scientist / Sequencing Lab / Biotech / Cambridge

Reference: 39500575

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