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Synthetic Biology in Cambridge


Isomerase is an innovative, growing biotechnology company based at Chesterford Research Park near Cambridge, UK. It was founded in 2012 and has particular expertise in synthetic biology, bioengineering and the discovery and development of the next generation of microbial natural products and peptides.

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As a lab-based analytical chemist, you will be highly skilled at small molecule characterisation and purification. You will be a detail-driven, with significant experience of LCMS method development and analysis. Experience of LCMS routine maintenance and/or NMR spectroscopy and interpretation would be an advantage. You should possess a passion for analytical chemistry, exemplified through PhD studies (or similar experience) with a strong emphasis on LCMS of small molecules, natural products or other biological analytes.

The successful candidates will possess excellent communication and reporting skills, enjoy working as part of a team and should be keen to develop new techniques and methodologies.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and a highly stimulating working environment. If you are interested in working to shape the future of a dynamic company and believe you have the skills and enthusiasm required then please forward a CV with a cover letter, to Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. No recruitment agencies, please.

Closing date 29 Sept 2019.