Ref No: AM17395
Co. Dublin, Ireland
R&D Scientist - South Dublin.
This position is being offered initially as a 12 months' fixed-term contract.
In this role you will develop new and/or update existing reagent & analyser system test methods (applications/method adaptations); provide technical support for system and reagent customer complaints for clinical diagnostics; and have involvement in system development projects.
All duties will be performed in an FDA regulated environment where knowledge and adherence to Standard Operating Procedures within the Quality System is required.
Conduct scientific studies. Analyse data and observations. Develop, characterise and validate system test methods.
Re-engineer existing system test methods to adapt to changes in market, business, and/or regulatory requirements.
Plan and execute experiments using design of experiment techniques
Coordinate and assist the formal creation of system test methods in conjunction with the Quality and Regulatory Groups
Lead reagent & system complaint investigations within the company and subsequent report handling.
Work constructively with team members from R&D, Marketing, Operations, Quality Assurance, Technical Support, Clinical Affairs, Customer Service, and Finance.
Communicate progress on a frequent basis. Communication will require the successful candidate to present project updates to the relevant stakeholders.
Qualifications and experience requirements:
An advanced life science degree with laboratory experience in biological sciences.
Demonstrated competence in biochemical techniques and statistical concepts.
Experience in the field of Haemostasis/ IVD industrial experience would be advantageous (not essential)
Ability to read, analyse, and interpret technical data, and technical procedures. Ability to prepare Powerpoint presentations. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, and customers.