Create a Job Alert.

Enter your email below to save this search and receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Thank you. We'll send jobs matching these to
You already suscribed to this job alert.
No Thanks
What job do you want?

Polymer Scientist job in Oxford at S3 Science

Create Job Alert.

Get similar jobs sent to your email

Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Polymer Scientist at S3 Science

Polymer Scientist

S3 Science Oxford, Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire Full-Time
£30,000 - £38,000 / year
Apply on company site

Create Job Alert.

Get similar jobs sent to your email

Here at S3 Discovery, we are proud to be collaborating with an innovative Tissue-Engineering start-up company, who have seen significant growth through 2020. As the Polymer Scientist in the Bioengineering Team, you will be tasked with helping develop and scale the manufacture new biomaterials. This is a full-time permanent position with excellent salary bandings on offer.

The Role

As the Polymer Scientist joining the team you will perform the following duties:

* Improve in-house biopolymer synthesis capabilities

* Produce R&D project plans and carry out relevant lab experiments.

* Work alongside the industrialisation team to identify how to scale up processes

* Develop, design, synthesise and characterise biopolymers

* Aid in development of SOP’s, COSHH & RA documentation with support from the team

* Generate succinct reports for the team and present at wider company R&D meetings

* Take responsibility for QC of end products

* Documenting experiments using electronic laboratory notebook system

* Along with team members, provide routine laboratory maintenance, including participating in equipment upkeep, cleaning rotas and laboratory consumables stock management

* Ensure that laboratory and workshop health, safety and quality procedures are followed.

* General ad-hoc duties as required to support the departmental and organisation requirements.

Role Requirements

The successful candidate for the Polymer Scientist role will have the following skills and experience:

* Extensive experience of polymer/ biopolymer chemistry specifically applied to the generation of biomaterials for mammalian cells

* Extensive wet-lab experience

* Design, synthesis, and characterisation of new materials for biological applications

* A track-record of delivering results in a short-time frame

* 2+ years in industry/ academia post-PhD or equivalent

* Interfacing with a multidisciplinary team of biologists & engineers

* Experience with a range of instruments for chemical characterisation such as FTIR/ Raman spectroscopy, Mass spectrometry, GCP/HPLC, NMR, DLS

Recommended Skills

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
Mass Spectrometry
High Performance Liquid Chromatography
Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy
Product Quality Assurance
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

Job ID: 213382002


For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.