Scientist (Molecular)


Job description

Randox Laboratories are seeking applications from candidates to join our Science Park as Scientists, specialising in the Molecular division. These roles will be based at our Science Park in Antrim. .

Responsibilities

  • Be able to positively contribute to the design, development, execution and validation of multiplex molecular assays within the areas of infectious diseases
  • Troubleshoot and optimise assays if required.
  • Have experience in the management, handling and correct disposal of clinical samples and diagnostic reagents.
  • Assist in the development of new molecular assays and integration of developed molecular assays into the companys automated technology.
  • Perform routine molecular techniques such as PCR, qPCR, and be familiar with the LAMP and digital PCR, use of alignment tools, bio-informatics and primer design.
  • Be proficient in data management and the use of Microsoft Office.
  • Be enthusiastic, have excellent communication and organisational skills.
  • Be able to work well in a dynamic and multidisciplinary team.

Skills and Qualifications

Essential Skills

  • BSC in Molecular Biology/Biochemistry or subject in a similar discipline.
  • Experience in using molecular biology techniques such as PCR/qPCR.
  • Experience in data management and be proficient in Microsoft Word
  • Experience in the management, and safe handling of clinical samples.
  • Excellent organisational skills.

Further Information

Work time: 8:40 - 17:20

Vacancy ID
1586457
Job ref.
23N/SCTT
Job Sector
Pharmaceutical and Science
Area
Co Antrim
Location
Antrim
Salary
To be confirmed.
No. vacancies
3
Contract Type
Permanent
Weekly hours
40
Published date
23/01/2023
Closing date
20/02/2023

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