Position title
Senior Chemical Engineer – Microfluidics

A growing biotechnology company, based in Cambridge, are currently looking for an experienced chemical engineer to join their development team.

As a Chemical Engineer in this team, you will be developing novel and complex processes that will allow the company’s microfluidic technology to synthesise on scale not seen before. You will also be collaborating with fellow scientists on sequencing, analysis of reaction kinetics and automated reagent delivery.

This is a well-backed scale-up who have industry veterans on their board, steering them to make this product a success and allowing them to ensure future lab-on-chip products and developments are class leading.

To be successful in this role, you will need to have industrial experience, working on microfluidic and/or lab-on-chip technologies, coupled with process validation procedures. Alongside this you will ideally be educated to PhD level in chemical engineering, or a closely related subject, with an understanding of flow chemistry and moisture-sensitive chemistry.

Due to working in a multidisciplinary team, you will need to be able to communicate your ideas and results clearly and with confidence, both in person and via emails/journals.

This organisation is offering you the chance to work on complex life improving technologies, and an excellent starting salary and benefits package tailored to your expectations (including life assurance, medical cover, share scheme)

If you are looking to test your research knowledge and be a part of a team of scientific experts, make an application now.  A member of our team will then be in touch to talk through this opportunity in more detail.

Newton Colmore Consulting is a specialist recruitment company within the Medical Devices, Scientific Engineering, Data Science, Machine Learning, Scientific Software, Robotics, Science, Electronics Design, New Product Design, Human Factors, Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance and Field Service Engineering sectors.


Employment Type
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
Job Location
Working Hours
Monday to Friday
Date posted
2nd November 2022
Valid through
6th February 2023
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Apply below or email directly: matthew.lowdon@newtoncolmore.com

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