Production Scientist

Location Cambridge
Discipline: Clinical Research
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35000 to £45000
Contact name: Simon Cowley

Contact email:
Contact phone: +44 1293 584 300
Contact phone: +44 1293 584 300
Job ref: 22487
Published: about 1 month ago
Expiry date: 26 November 2021

My client is an exciting start up based in Cambridge. With a novel IVD device which combined with SaMD technology will enable users to make meaningful lifestyle changes that will reduce their risk of developing major diseases. The company is at an exciting stage in its growth, transitioning it’s technology from R&D into production and launch.


To do this they need two Production Scientists from a hands on, commercial and regulated (ISO13485/IVDD/IVDR/GLP) background to work as part of a team of scientists tasked with technology transfer from R&D into production.


You will be responsible for a wide range of activities in a busy and dynamic start-up environment  including improving existing chemical biomarker assays and IVD parts, QC analysis and product validation/verification processes.


The company is growing and this opportunity offers the chance to grow and progress as the company does.


Essential Skills

  • PhD preferred
  • Degree in chemistry essential, knowledge of surface chemistry a plus
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working in manufacturing within diagnostic or medical device companies
  • Proficiency in quality systems (ISO 13485), associated documentation and processes
  • Knowledge of the in-vitro diagnostic industry and regulations (IVDD and IVDR)
  • Experience in tech transfer from R&D setting
  • Experience in lateral flow device manufacturing a plus


Please contact me ASAP for more.