Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Senior/ Lead R&D Scientist


  • East Anglia
  • £35,000 - £45,000
  • Life Science

About this job

Rare and highly rewarding opportunity for a Senior R&D Scientist to join a world-leading scientific business!

Are you an accomplished scientist with extensive experience developing new products from concept to launch? Are you a commercially aware individual with broad expertise and a track record in creativity and innovation through previous R&D positions? Are you able to identify, evaluate and address unmet customer needs through novel and creative ideas?

Your primary responsibilities will include playing an integral part in developing the next generation of products in Protein Biochemistry and Molecular Diagnostics. In-house you will be the recognised technical expert and innovator with a primary responsibility for leading novel R&D projects. Your role will extend to actively participating in company meetings, supervision and development of graduate and senior members of the team, and technical support for the Marketing and Business Development departments. You will be able to develop and evaluate novel ideas for new and existing products to ensure client satisfaction.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Extensive experience & expertise in Protein Biochemistry and/or Molecular Diagnostics
  • Broad expertise & a track record of creativity through multiple R&D positions
  • Excellent working knowledge of developing products from concept to launch
  • Confident training staff of all levels

This a unique opportunity to apply your technical expertise to create & develop novel products to be sold worldwide, establishing yourself and our client as industry leaders in an exciting business area!

Key words: research, development, R&D, ELISA, antibody, conjugation, purification, chromatography, life science, ISO9001, GMP, GLP, manufacturing, fragmentation, enzymes, proteins, particles, lateral flow, nanoparticles, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdon, Peterborough, East Anglia, VRS6284CR

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