Scientist - Systems Verification

Birmingham - Calthorpe Road
Description

Scientist

Would you like to be part of an organisation which is committed to improving patient lives worldwide through education, collaboration and innovation? 

Do you want to make a difference? 

Are you Passionate about biochemical/analytical sciences with a desire to work in a dynamic research environment?

If the answer is ‘yes’ then you’re just the kind of person we’re looking for! 

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Scientist to join our busy Systems Verfication team.  The successful candidate will be involved in

  • Running analysers in routine functions to include the following: calibration curves, running of blanks and samples, correct running of off-line diluted samples.
  • Printing and labelling of raw data before attaching to the relevant worksheets / records.
  • Completing worksheets and spread sheets and other relevant records, ensuring data transfer and calculations are carried out correctly.
  • Initial analysis of data to determine whether the results meet the specified QC limits. Record PASS/FAIL.
  • Reagent quality control on automated analysers and Mass Spectrometers.
  • Running samples on automated analysers and Mass Spectrometers..
  • Modification and testing of automated analyser parameters.
  • Report writing.
  • To have responsibility for the completion of verification documentation required for the successful verification of new products under the guidance of a Team Leader. T
  • Taking on other additional tasks as required by the needs of the business.  This may include, but not be limited to: data analysis on statistical packages, writing of instructions for processes or equipment, use of biochemical techniques (gel electrophoresis, column chromatography, Western blotting, etc.)
 
Essential:
  • A relevant Scientific Degree (or equivalent), or equivalent relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of general immunology and/or biopolymer mass spectrometry.
  • The ability to work to deadlines.
  • The ability to work as part of a team.
  • Good time management, self-organisation, and planning skills
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • The ability to work independently, following set procedures
  • Ability to use initiative, be self-motivated, take responsibility.
  • To be flexible to the needs of the business.

Working for us: 

Founded in 1986 by a group of former researchers based at the University of Birmingham, Binding Site is today recognised as a market leader in the development of products for the investigation of a range of disorders involving immunodeficiency. 

The Company is built on the success of its people and values them as its key asset. Integral to Binding Site is creating a diverse and inclusive culture which welcomes and creates diversity of thought, action, and innovation where all 1,200 colleagues can truly thrive. Support and continuous education is reinforced through partnerships with organisations such as Stonewall.  

With a strong focus on building a sustainable future for its workforce and local communities, Binding Site has high aspirations for continuous improvement and ensuring their people contribute to their future vision. In addition, Binding Site has recently been recognised at the 2021 Birmingham Post Business Awards, winning both “Company of the Year” and “International Trade and Export” Awards.  

Working at Binding Site means being part of a global, award-winning community that delivers innovative solutions with shared ideas and a collective dedication to improving patient lives, worldwide. 

Location: Birmingham 

Hours: 40 hrs  

Benefits: 

Competitive Salary 
Pension 6% contribution 
25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays
Medicash- taxable health benefit