Research Scientist, Process Engineering and Automation

Posted 6 April by S3 Science Easy Apply

Our Client is looking to recruit a highly motivated Research Scientist, who will be focusing on Process Engineering and Automation.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in biological sciences and have demonstrated experience in process development or optimization, including the advanced use of liquid handling and related laboratory automation.

As well as developing, optimising and automating processes, they will be the main point of contact for trained users. The candidate will engage directly with the vendor to maintain and upgrade existing systems or test and implement new systems.

The role will require an ability to understand the needs and processes of our Research Scientists and communicate solutions effectively, so excellent verbal and written communication skills are as critical as well as having an understanding of scientific process terminology.

The ideal candidate will have:

An undergraduate degree in a biological sciences or engineering discipline

Minimum of 2/3 years of relevant experience in either pharmaceutical or biotechnology industries

Meticulous scientific technique and attention to detail

Excellent IT skills, with proven ability to record methods and programming SOPs

Experience writing scripts utilising commonly deployed lab automation software in a molecular biology and drug discovery environment

General knowledge of drug/biologic discovery processes and/or liquid handling procedures relevant to a molecular biology lab

Desirable skills:

General knowledge of display technologies and/or DNA library synthesis techniques

Programming or database design and strong IT capabilities beyond basic automation scripting

To proceed with your application for this role, simply apply to this advert, or alternatively you can send your most recent up to date CV

Please note, only successful candidates will be contacted. All successful applications are subject to S3 Science's stringent vetting and security checks.

S3 Science is proud to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status.

Reference: 34841877

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