Located at the Cardiff site you will report to the local site R+D Leader. Scientist Responsibilities: Lyo-Stable (Lyophilisation) assay design, specification, characterisation and analysis for use (primarily) in customer assay applications. Designing and ccompleting appropriate test and characterization proceduresMagnetic bead conjugation design and analysis.Working with cross-functional teams to develop Process Validation and design transfer protocols and participate in manufacturing transfer, efficiency and reliability.Interacting with customers in procedures involving demonstration and technical support.Addressing regulatory issues to enable products that are developed, manufactured or distributed to meet required standards.Working with cross-functional teams across the Genomics and Cellular Research businesses to support project plans and ensure adherence to schedules and project deadlines. Scientist Criteria: 1-3 years productive and broad assay experience,Preferably with BSc or equivalent - relating to development of molecular biology assaysExperience is development of or running different PCR techniques (e.g. PCR, QPCR or LAMP) is essential.Experience of magnetic bead conjugation, immuno or other biological assay application would be desirable.Experience of working within a large-scale industrial environment would be beneficial.