Blue Pebbles

Development Scientist

Vacancy Title: Development Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wirral
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2024-05-01
REF: J91978712
Contact Name: Johnathan Miller
Contact Email:
Vacancy Published: 21 days ago

Vacancy Description

Development Scientist
Based on the Wirral
In-vitro Diagnostics

Are you a talented scientist with a background in Biochemistry, Bioassays, or Microbiology? Do you thrive on the challenge of developing new methods and working on cutting-edge in vitro diagnostic (IVD) projects? We have the perfect role for you!

About the company:

Our client are leaders in the medical diagnostics industry, dedicated to advancing healthcare through innovative technologies and life-saving products. Join their dynamic team and contribute to the development of breakthrough solutions that improve patient outcomes worldwide.

Your Role:

As a Development Scientist in IVD Development, you will play a critical role in the creation and refinement of novel diagnostic methods. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams, including R&D, quality, and regulatory, to design, optimize, and validate assays and technologies that will revolutionise the diagnostics landscape.


• Develop and optimize new methods for in vitro diagnostic applications, focusing on biochemical, bioassay, or microbiological techniques.
• Design and execute experiments to evaluate performance and feasibility of new diagnostic products.
• Analyse and interpret data to identify trends and recommend improvements.
• Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to ensure successful project delivery and alignment with business objectives.
• Prepare and present reports and documentation for internal and external stakeholders.
• Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in IVD technology and industry regulations.


• Advanced degree (BSc, Master's or PhD) in Biochemistry, Microbiology, or related field.
• Proven experience in the development of new methods for in vitro diagnostics.
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with an ability to innovate and think creatively.
• Proficiency in designing experiments and interpreting data.
• Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
• Familiarity with regulatory requirements and standards in the IVD industry is a plus.

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