Position title
Applications Scientist – Synthetic Biology

Newton Colmore is working with an exciting biotech in Cambridge who are looking to hire a molecular biologist to join their applications team.

As an Applications Scientist in this growing company, you will be utilising your molecular biology experience to fully understand the company’s technology and decipher this into how it can be fully utilised in laboratories around the world.

This will include researching the downstream needs and workflows of your target customers and then identifying the methods and protocols that will be significant to users of the technology.

You will be at the interface of R&D and lab deployment, translating end-user feedback back to base to ensure the platforms that you are working on delivers a step-change in biology instrumentation.

To be considered for this exciting role you will need to have the following;

  • Commercial lab experience coupled with a molecular biology background.
  • Knowledge of a variety of biology techniques, methods, and lab protocols.
  • Prior experience within a technical support or applications team.

The company offer tailored packages to suit you and your experience, which also includes share options and excellent opportunities for personal and professional growth.

The company have created a hierarchy-free environment that fosters innovation and progress, meaning you can make a real difference with your ideas.

This is an opportunity not to be missed so make an application now. A consultant at Newton Colmore will then be in touch to talk through the role further and to discuss suitability, confidentially.

Newton Colmore is a specialist recruitment consultancy operating within the medical devices and biotechnology sectors. We conduct bespoke searches for our clients across the globe. We are continually running searches across R&D so take a look at our open roles on our website.

Key words: Biotechnology, Microfluidics, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Product Specialist, Applications Specialist, Product Manager, Cambridge


Employment Type
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
Job Location
Cambridge, UK
Base Salary
Date posted
21st July 2023
Valid through
16th October 2023
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Apply below or email directly: matthew.lowdon@newtoncolmore.com

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