Genomics Scientist

Dependent on experience
09 May 2018
06 Jun 2018
Emily Thom
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Genomics Scientist to join a leading Life Sciences company based in the Cambridgeshire area. As the Genomics Scientist you will work within the chemical manufacturing and control department and you will perform assays in relation to qPCR.


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

1. You will carry out both automated and manual DNA/RNA qPCR while following GLP regulations.

2. As the Genomics Scientist you will also be responsible for assisting in experimental work and reporting projects and studies that are conducted by the Chemical Manufacturing and Control department.

3. You will be involved in monitoring of all data generated in the studies performed and compile reports/ data analysis of these results to ensure scientific accuracy.

4. Ensuring safe working practices in accordance with HASWANA and COSHH will be among your responsibilities.


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

1. Relevant degree in a Biologics related subject such as, but not limited to, Genomics, Biological Sciences, Drug Development etc.

2. Proven industry experience in a Pharmaceutical company or a Contract Research Organisation is essential to your application.

3. Practical experience carrying out PCR, qPCR, DNA/RNA extraction techniques is essential in being the successful applicant.

Key Words: Genomics | CMC | Contract Research | Research | Life Sciences | Manufacturing | DNA | PCR | RNA | qPCR | Scientist | Study |

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.