Hands-on synthetic biologist - biology, synthesis, DNA, transfection, cloning, sequencing,

ECM Selection
to c50k + top benefits (DoE)
11 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This company is looking for an experienced synthetic biologist to jointheir world-class R&D team based in Cambridge. The technologiesdeveloped here have been game changers in medical therapeutics,biological processing and the diagnostics sectors. With their team nowexpanding to keep up with demand, there is an opportunity for asynthetic biologist to join them. Candidates will need to demonstrate: A PhD and strong first degree in molecular biology (or similar) froma world-leading university; Experience with cell culture, including transformationof cell lines,scale-up, fermentation and separation / purification; Analytical techniques, including (fluorescence) microscopy, NGS,GC-MS and HPLC; Familiarity with modern genetic manipulation techniques, includinggene construct design and analysis; Knowledge of laboratory automation tools, including software controlsystems (LabVIEW and similar). On offer is an excellent salary and remuneration package, together withworking in state-of-the-art facilities alongside likeminded andsimilarly talented people. Based in Cambridge, the role has excellentlinks by road, rail and public transport, in a modern office environmentincluding free on-site canteen, flexible working and additional perksand benefits. Think youve got what it takes to qualify for this excellentopportunity? If so, submit your CV to ECM now! Whilst we can only putforward the top few candidates, we do read every CV and try to respondto everyone. Or recommend a friend for 250, details athttp://ecmselection.co.uk/tell-a-friend. Keywords: cell biology, synthesis, DNA, cloning, sequencing, molecular, Cambridge Please note: even if you don't have exactly the background indicated,do contact us now if this type of job is of interest - we may well havesimilar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, wealways get your permission before submitting your CV to a company. Please quote ref: IT23910 - provided by Dice DEGREE, DNA, ECM, LABVIEW, PHD