Research and Development Technician

16 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Georgia Walden
Contract Type
Full Time
An Exciting opportunity for a Research and Development Technician has become available to join a leading life sciences company based in the Hertfordshire area. As the Research and Development Technician you will draw on your technical experience of PCR, Genotyping and DNA extraction to support the development of new products.


Your duties as the Research and Development Technician will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Assist with the development of new products as well as method development.

2. Assist with the validation of these new products and methods.

3. Perform laboratory work to support the extended use of current products as required.

4. Support senior team members in the technical support of key accounts including directed laboratory work for technical troubleshooting.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Research and Development Technician we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a Life Sciences discipline (e.g. Molecular Biology, Biochemistry etc.).

2. Proven industry experience of laboratory based tasks with good attention to detail and the production of technical documentation.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with PCR based genotyping and different DNA extraction methods.

Key Words: PCR | DNA Extraction | Genotyping | Product development | Method Development | Validation | Molecular Biology | KASP |

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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