Research Scientist (R&D)

Job Title: Research Scientist (R&D)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool, Merseyside
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J912549_1651765192
Contact Name: Hannah Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 05, 2022 16:39

Job Description

Role:- Research Scientist (R&D)

Salary:- Competitive (DOE)

Location:- Liverpool

Hours: (Mon - Friday)

Additional: Parking onsite, private medical, life assurance, company pension, attendance bonus.

Russell-Taylor Group have a great opportunity for THREE full-time permanent scientists to join the R&D departments with one of our growing medical devices/diagnostic companies.

Our client is looking for candidates with a minimum of two years industry-based laboratory experience with also experience within research and literature reviews. An education within the Life Science industry is required for this role with excellent microbiology-based experience.


  • Carry out existing product and new product development activities
  • Conduct reviews of literature, carry out research studies to enhance experimental design, analyse data and report in the form of a written report.
  • Be responsible for performing scientific and documentary activities related to regulatory requirements e.g- IVDD & IVDR
  • To ensure that products are designed and manufactured correctly so that they do not compromise the health and safety of patients

  • Support senior staff- customer complaints, production problems and assistance with validation studies
  • Participate in laboratory project meetings
  • To aid senior staff for sales & marketing and lab personnel
  • Provide cover for quality control staff when necessary
  • Prepare and present written reports- SOPS, compliance with regulatory standards, company policy etc.


  • BSc/MSc Life Science (micro/biochemistry/biomedical science/biology etc)
  • Minimum of 2 years commercial industry
  • Good understanding of QA, GMP, IVD Directive and ISO 9001 guidelines
  • Understanding of journals & research studies
  • Have method validation experience
  • Excellent organisational skills and great attention to detail

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