Molecular Biologist

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A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Molecular Biologist, to join an Oxfordshire based innovative Biotechnology start-up.

What will I be doing?
This is a newly created, standalone role within the organisation and the Molecular Biologist will take ownership of a pioneering project focussing on diagnostic applications. You will design and develop primers and probes for qPCR assays.

About the company
Oxford is an exceptional city for technological innovation and this company is no exception. This forward-thinking Biotechnology company, is making waves in the field of genetics. Currently performing crucial work, in the fight against the Covid-19 global pandemic. This is a remarkable company, making a genuine difference.

The ideal candidate will have…

  • MSc or PhD in a relevant field such as Chemistry, Molecular Biology or Genetics
  • Experience designing and running qPCR assays
  • Experience with Isothermal assays would be highly advantageous, if this has been Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplification – even better!
  • Previous experience of lab management

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 07467 141 786 or email

Job Type
Up to £40,000
Contact Name
Megan Robertson
Contact Number
  • Onsite parking
  • 9% pension contribution
  • Vitality Health
Date Posted
June 11


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