Opportunities with Arrayjet

Current vacancies

Laboratory Scientist

Arrayjet is seeking to employ a Laboratory Scientist to support its activities in microarray production and custom printing services.   Arrayjet has over ten years experience in all aspects of microarray technology and is continuing to grow custom microarray printing and assay development services (Arrayjet Advance).  Arrayjet are based near Roslin on the outskirts of Edinburgh and have an established international customer base. 

Job Summary and main duties:

The role is largely laboratory based and will involve all technical aspects of Arrayjet Advance services from the preparation of buffers, samples and the operation of microarrayers, through to the analysis and presentation of experimental data.  You will be involved in the day to day running of the laboratory area ensuring that equipment is well maintained and qualified for use.  The role may also allow you to develop the experience to allow you to become involved in the writing of customer facing protocols and reports, posters and presentations as required. 

Individuals with the following qualifications, skills and experience would be well-suited to the position:

·         Degree(HND/HNC/BSc) in life sciences, biotechnology or related field

·         Attention to detail and high level of accuracy

·         Good housekeeping and organisation

·         Excellent communication skills

·         Excel and statistical analysis

·         Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic and highly-motivated individual.   Previous laboratory experience in a related field would be advantageous but as it is an entry level position this is not essential as full training will be provided for the right candidate.

Arrayjet is an equal opportunities employer.

Interested candidates should send a covering letter and an up-to-date CV to: glewis@arrayjet.co.uk