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Senior Scientist - Life Sciences

  • Location: County Longford
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: Science & Pharma
  • Contact: Davin Ferguson
  • Contact Email:
  • Job Ref: 16937

On behalf of our client, a multinational healthcare diagnostics business based in the Midlands, we are recruiting for a number of Senior Scientist roles.

These roles will ideally suit a PhD graduate or someone with a Research Mastersand a few years relevant experience within the Life Sciences Sector (academia or Industry backgrounds considered).

Our client is working with a large portfolio of products at this site and is expanding due to demand for existing products and new products being introduced to the site. This is a great opportunity to build a career with an established Life Sciences company who offers ample development opportunities within the team and the opportunity to work on challenging but interesting projects.

The main areas of responsibility associated with the role include;

PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Manage projects related to product improvements, and investigations as well as supporting Third Party Manufacturing projects.

PRODUCT AND PROCESS IMPROVEMENTS: Independently manage product and process improvements, and investigations. Identify and implement project ideas that lead to significant operational, process or product improvements.

DESIGN CONTROL AND RISK MANAGEMENT: Effectively balances compliance risk and business risk to create and review risk management files.

COMPLAINT AND INTERNAL INVESTIGATIONS: Handle investigations through to resolution. Demonstrating advanced statistical techniques. Providing audit input and support as required.

TECHNICAL SUPPORT: Assist in resolution of multiple complex technical and quality issues related to various functions such as instrument; reagents; software or commodities. Ability to anticipate, recognize and resolve technical issues.

SHARING KNOWLEDGE: Presents complex technical information to internal and external groups. Shares scientific information and expertise with customers and regulatory agencies. 

A more detailed job description is available upon request.

Competitive Remuneration package on offer.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Davin Ferguson.

071 91 40251