Development Scientist

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I’m looking for a Development Scientist to join a Scientific R&D company based in Oxford. This is an exciting role, working on the chemistry that underpins cutting-edge scientific devices.

What will you be doing?

As the Development Scientist, you will be responsible for developing new ideas, troubleshooting issues, and improving the current science in place. You will be involved in the design, purification, and characterisation of biomolecules essential to my client’s devices.

You will be joining a very fast moving environment, with the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects in a lot of detail. You will have the chance to make a real impact, with a key product in the company.

About the company
You will be joining a truly exceptional company and one of Oxford’s most exciting R&D institutions. Originally an Oxford University spin-off, the company have now grown to close to 500 people, with multiple offices around the globe! You will enjoy benefits including:

  • 10% bonus
  • 25 days holiday
  • On-site gym
  • Free parking
  • Private Healthcare

The ideal candidate will have…
For this Development Scientist role, we’re looking for:

  • BSc in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or similar
  • Good knowledge of oligonucleotides (synthesis, purification, characterisation)
  • Experience working in a lab
  • DNA & Protein experience

So what’s next?
If you think this role is a good fit for you, please apply below and I will be in touch with you shortly to discuss the role further.

Alternatively, if you’re not ready to apply just yet but would like some more information, please feel free to call me on 07552 227 662 email

Job Type
Contact Name
Rebecca Ace
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  • 10% bonus
  • 25 days holiday
  • On-site gym
  • Free parking
  • Private Healthcare
Date Posted
April 9


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