Biosensor Laboratory Technician

Location Cambridgeshire
Discipline: Technical & Engineering Recruitment
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££30000 - £35000 per annum
Contact name: Jen Richardson

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Job ref: BBBH39403_1621956336
Published: about 1 month ago

This company are a massively successful spin-out of Cambridge University and have been growing steadily for the last few years. They boast custom R&D and Production facilities at their Cambridgeshire based premises and are working to become world leaders in the development of graphene-based products.

The position available is a Biosensor Laboratory Technician and is your opportunity to work with an extraordinary technology which is a game-changer in sectors such as green energy and medical instrumentation and diagnostics. And more!

Your responsibilities will include…

  • Supporting the biosensor team with lab-based research work
  • Fabricate graphene biosensors using novel surface chemistry and processing
  • Carry out characterisation, electrical test and measurement, fabrication and analysis and collate results
  • Support scale up of processing and test from research to prototype scale, preparing biosensors for trials
  • Identify areas for potential improvements and develop solutions
  • Maintain and operate lab equipment confidently
  • Put together updates for project meetings

About You…

  • Experience of electronic device fabrication and test, ideally involving solution processing
  • If you've worked on biosensors, this would be a huge plus!
  • Ideally you'll have a scientific or engineering degree, alternatively, plenty of industrial experience in an R&D environment
  • Any additional lab/cleanroom skills would be brilliant
  • Strong, hands-on lab skills
  • You're a well organised multi-tasker
  • Exceptional team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Great team worker who can work equally well individually

This is a start-up, so you'll have some fab benefits; from share options to free breakfasts and a fizzy drinks fridge! Of course, you'll also be rewarded with a great salary. If you tick all the boxes so far, please apply and our dedicated consultant will be keen to have a chat!