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Research Scientist (Molecular Biology)

Research Scientist (Molecular Biology)


CT19 are partnered with a Cambridge based start-up who have developed a technology that focuses on early detection of cancer. It’s a novel piece of technology which focuses on genetic panels, without the need for Next Generation Sequencing (NGS).
They are looking to hire several Research Scientists / Molecular Biologists to join their R&D Team, focusing on the development of their core technology.
If you are an ambitious Research Scientist or Molecular Biologist and want to work for a company that offer market-leading salaries, a competitive benefits package (including shar option scheme, 26 days holiday, private life insurance), unrivalled career progression / learning and development and the opportunity to work on ground-breaking technologies in cancer detection and therapeutics then read on.
We don’t believe in the ‘perfect’ candidate, but we’ll tell you a bit about the sort of experience that we’d like you to have. If you meet some but not all of the items listed below, reach out for a conversation and we’ll discuss your application in more detail.
 Key Responsibilities:

  • Design of complex multiplexed reactions
  • Development of novel molecular techniques and tools for high sensitivity molecular diagnostics.
  • Characterisation and optimisation of molecular assays

Desirable Knowledge / Experience

  • Broad understanding of DNA manipulation methods including editing, amplification, and modification.
  • High-sensitivity molecular assay development
  • Multiplexed PCR/qPCR o DNA/RNA extraction and sample preparation  
  • Isothermal amplification techniques
  • Development of novel approaches for NGS library prep
  • Development of assays detecting DNA/RNA target of interest
  • Cancer diagnostics

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