Welcome to Scintillant Life Sciences Recruitment

Careers in Life Sciences

Top 10 Candidates

  • Biotechnology Business Development Professional
    21
    Feb
    Commercial Biotechnology Business Development Professional with over 15 years’ experience in Sales, Marketing, Business Development and R&D across several Life Science sectors.
  • Business Development & Portfolio Planning Professional
    21
    Feb
    An experienced Business Development, Licensing and Portfolio Planning Professional, currently Head of Department, with a strong mix of scientific, strategic planning and marketing expertise.
  • Applied Statistician
    21
    Feb
    An applied statistician with a strong scientific and technical background and extensive experience of manufacturing and R&D
  • Business Operations Manager
    16
    Nov
    Business Operations Manager with a mix of Engineering, Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry degrees and 12 years’ in-depth industry experience.
  • Professor Department of Molecular and Applied Biology
    07
    Oct
    PhD BEng(hons) BA CEng FIMechE FRSB, based in Kent, currently a professor of Molecular and Applied Biology
  • Clinical Contracts Manager
    03
    May
    Clinical Contracts Manager with Masters Degree in Intellectual Property
  • Microbiologist (Ref: 132215)
    12
    Feb
    Microbiologist, PhD Molecular Microbiology, with 6 years post-doc experience working within the Biotechnology industry. Primary focus, Virology.
  • Biomedical Scientist (Ref: 132218)
    12
    Feb
    Biomedical Scientist, State Registered, FIBMS with speciality in Haematology and Blood Transfusion. 5 years experience, post Fellowship, in routine Haematology laboratory of a major Regional Hospital ...
  • Molecular Biologist (Ref: 132221)
    11
    Feb
    Molecular Biologist, PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology with 3 years Post Doc experience in Academia and a further 3 years within the Pharmaceutical industry. Primary focus Genetics and Genomics.

Applications Scientist, FTIR

Reference:
AS/ 234876
Sector(s):
ADMET and DMPK, ADMET and DMPK, ADMET and DMPK, ADMET and DMPK, Analytical Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biochemistry, Biochemistry, Biochemistry, Biochemistry, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Bioengineering, Bioengineering, Bioengineering, Bioinformatics, Bioinformatics, Bioinformatics, Bioinformatics, Bioinformatics, Bioinformatics, Biomedical, Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Biophysics, Biophysics, Biophysics, Biophysics, Biotechnology, Cell Biology, Cell Biology, Cell Biology, Cell Biology, Cell Biology, Cell Biology, Cell Signalling, Cell Signalling, Cell Signalling, Cell Signalling, Chemistry, Chemistry, Chemistry, Chemistry, Chemistry, Chemistry, Clinical Research, Clinical Research, Clinical Research, Clinical Research, Clinical Research, Diagnostics (in vitro), Diagnostics (in vitro), Diagnostics (in vitro), Diagnostics (in vitro), Diagnostics (in vitro), Diagnostics (in vitro), Drug Development, Drug Development, Drug Development, Drug Development, Drug Discovery, Drug Discovery, Drug Discovery, Drug Discovery, Genetics and Genomics, Genetics and Genomics, Genetics and Genomics, Genetics and Genomics, Genetics and Genomics, Genetics and Genomics, Genetics and Genomics, Immunology, Immunology, Immunology, Immunology, Immunology, Immunology, Immunology, In vitro Diagnostics, Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Medical Communication, Medical Devices, Medical Education, Medical Writing, Metabolomics, Metabolomics, Metabolomics, Metabolomics, Metabolomics, Metabolomics, Microbiology, Microbiology, Microbiology, Microbiology, Microbiology, Microbiology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Molecular Biology, Molecular Biology, Molecular Biology, Molecular Biology, Molecular Biology, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology, Neurosciences, Neurosciences, Neurosciences, Neurosciences, Neurosciences, Neurosciences, Pharmaceutical, Pharmacology, Pharmacology, Pharmacology, Pharmacology, Pharmacovigilance, Pharmacovigilance, Pharmacovigilance, Pre-Clinical, Pre-Clinical, Pre-Clinical, Proteomics, Proteomics, Proteomics, Proteomics, Proteomics, Quality Control and Assurance, Quality Control and Assurance, Quality Control and Assurance, Quality Control and Assurance, Quality Control and Assurance, Quality Control and Assurance, Regulatory, Regulatory, Regulatory, Regulatory, Research and Development, Research and Development, Research and Development, Research and Development, Research and Development, Research and Development, Stem Cells, Stem Cells, Stem Cells, Stem Cells, Structure Activity Relationship, Structure Activity Relationship, Structure Activity Relationship, Toxicology, Toxicology, Toxicology, Toxicology, Toxicology, Toxicology, Toxicology, Vaccines, Vaccines, Vaccines, Vaccines, Vaccines, Vaccines, Virology, Virology, Virology, Virology, Virology, Virology
Salary:
Salary negotiable
Benefits:
Compensation commensurate with experience
Town/City:
London
Contract Type:
Permanent

Description

Scintillant specialises in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the scientific sector. We have an excellent opportunity for an Applications Scientist, FTIR to join a British & Danish Diagnostics organisation.

The primary responsibility of the Applications Scientist is to assist with the commercial development of a diagnostic application for an acute unmet clinical need. The role includes FTIR experimental planning/execution and protocol development. Method optimisation and instrument responsibility will be part of the work, as well the use of quantitative software to develop, monitor and improve the quality of our analyses.

Applications Scientist’s Main Duties:

  • Optimising sample preparation and FTIR spectroscopic measurements of human fluid samples
  • Chemometric modelling
  • Supporting multi-phase clinical trials for method validation and commercial medical diagnostics development
  • Liaising with external engineering and laboratory equipment/consumables/software suppliers
  • Project planning and experimental design
  • Guiding and conducting experiments in collaboration with team and external partners
  • Performing all work in accordance with company quality assurance procedures and GLP
  • Developing new and improving existing methods and tools
  • Acting as project lead for (parts of) company project development plan

Applications Scientist’s Education/Qualifications:

  • MSc/PhD in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical engineering, or equivalent
  • Six years’ hands-on lab experience and excellent practical laboratory skills
  • High degree of expertise and demonstrated experience in FTIR spectroscopy
  • Awareness of assay development and validation
  • Prior experience of working with commercial method development & prototype optimisation
  • Excellent oral and written English communication skills

Applications Scientist’s Preferred Qualifications

  • Supporting clinical trials
  • Experience in Mass Spectrometry
  • Highly numerate, knowledge of Chemometric methods
  • Engineering/ technical hardware and software skills
  • Knowledge of GLP regulations and quality assurance
  • Development and working knowledge of materials science and photonics

Additional Details

The Company is highly innovative, breaking new ground in diagnostics and clinical care. This is an opportunity to be part of an expert multidisciplinary team and an experienced commercial team. The company is in the advanced stages of clinical development, offering an opportunity to experience the exciting transition from the lab into the clinic.