Senior Scientist

Posted 17 April 2024
Job type Contract
DisciplineLife Sciences & Engineering Technologies, Science Leaders & Specialists
ContactDarragh McCarthy

Job description

This organisation offers diagnostic tests for various health and therapeutic areas, such as core laboratory, molecular, point of care, and transfusion medicine.

The Position

This qualified and motivated Senior/Principal Scientist will join a dynamic R&D team developing novel assays. This individual will independently manage complex, long-duration projects, product improvements and investigations.

  • Project management, independently manage cross functional stakeholders to ensure R&D project alignment and compliance with pre-determined target product profile.
  • Apply advanced scientific knowledge to projects. Conceive/design/plan/coordinate advanced independent and collaborative studies required for product development. Optimise assay conditions, improve product design and related processes and procedures, and troubleshoot technical issues.
  • Be responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system and adhere to strict design control procedures.
  • Actively participate in routine maintenance, lab safety.

The Person

  • 10+ years of in vitro diagnostics/assay development and biologics essential with a strong Molecular and Biochemical background.
  • Skill in optimising assay design and conditions, including DOE optimisation where appropriate.
  • Expertise in design and optimisation of serological diagnostic tests.
  • Willing to take on new and challenging assignments and to implement new ideas or alternative solutions.

The Benefits

  • Competitive rates.
  • High possibility of contract extension for multiple years to come.

To discover more about this opportunity please apply online or contact Darragh at HRM Search Partners on +353 879345234 for a confidential discussion.