We are seeking a trainee patent attorney with a background in electronics, engineering or physics to join our team in Edinburgh. We are a relatively young and dynamic firm with a growing reputation for technical excellence. We offer a friendly working environment dealing predominantly with direct clients, ranging from high-technology start-up companies to multinational corporations. The successful candidate will initially assist senior attorneys, working with innovative companies to protect their inventions. Long-term prospects for the right candidate are excellent.
We are a rapidly growing start-up company providing a cutting edge technology for indoor positioning. We are looking to create a System Test team with a mixture of Senior and Junior Engineers which will closely collaborate with R&D, Development, and DevOps to test the software components as well as the fully integrated sensewhere solutions to ensure quality levels are maintained across software releases and hardware architectures. Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
Working within the Microbiology team, you will be responsible for ensuring the smooth running of the laboratory, organising staff training and development and ensuring that equipment and facilities are maintained to the highest standards. The ability to maintain effective working relationships with study management and facilities personnel is critical for success in this role. Requisition number – 157928
Working in our Project Management team, you will be responsible for managing projects for our Elite clients. Proven experience in Project Management is a necessity for this role and excellent communication skills are essential. Requisition number – 15849
Working within the Operational Development Services team the role requires an experienced Scientist to lead the development of new cell based assays as part of a planned expansion. Critical to the success of the role is the ability to maintain effective working relationship with the wiser organisation. The role will involve training of colleagues and routine analysis of Client samples to support the service. The appointee will need the ability to work independently but will be part of a small team of assay development scientists. Requisition number – 155465
We are currently recruiting for a creative producer to join our team. We are a vibrant and dynamic creative animation and vfx studio based in Edinburgh, UK.
Located in the central belt, we are an innovative Electronics consulting company with 15-years expertise in developing unique Embedded Electronic Systems and solutions. We are seeking a self-starting Engineering Projects Manager, to drive the development of next generation electronics and software solutions for clients. These projects touch the entire product lifecycle, from early concept development to manufacturing-ready releases. You will have broad authority and responsibility for the business and technical success of projects. You will be utilizing your engineering product development experience, your business-savvy and leadership skills to transform customers' ideas into products. Salary 40-55K
Reporting into Engineering, this role is for a Manufacturing Engineer supporting sustainment of existing fibre products. You will be responsible for the technical support of existing fibre product lines and to contribute to the smooth running of the manufacturing line(s). You will be expected to become a ‘fibre product expert’ who can take the lead on solving any issues with established products.
Reporting into Engineering, this role is for a New Product Introduction (NPI) Engineer to work as part of the development team on our cutting edge laser products. As NPI engineer you will provide inputs to the laser design to ensure design for manufacturing is implemented. Through Prototype and Pilot production you will provide documentation, tooling and training to allow the product to be built in a clean manufacturing environment. You will ensure compliance of the product to specification and test products through HALT/HASS to identify weaknesses and drive changes.
We are a young and innovative contract research organisation with big ambitions. We specialise in the functional characterisation of biotherapeutics with industry leading expertise in the design, development, performance and interpretation of biological assays. This predominantly lab based role will drive discovery of new cell based assays and biotherapeutic analysis in all areas of functional characterisation to support the company’s development pipeline of industry leading assays.
We are a young and innovative contract research organisation with big ambitions. We specialise in the functional characterisation of biotherapeutics with industry leading expertise in the design, development, performance and interpretation of biological assays. This lab based role will generate, record and analyse data to characterise therapeutic antibodies in a variety of cell based assays to support the company’s sample analysis and development pipeline using industry leading assays.
We are seeking to hire Associate Medical Writers to be based in our Glasgow office. Successful candidates will receive comprehensive training and develop the ability to produce a range of high-quality written communications by objectively evaluating scientific literature, working to the client’s brief, writing for the target audience and publication medium, and incorporating design and digital functionality as appropriate. We are looking to recruit enthusiastic individuals with a life science degree (preferably a PhD) excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to demonstrate confidence in liaising with others.
We are one of the world’s largest Contract Research Organisations with more than 10,000 employees in 26 countries and a market leader in the provision of product development services. We take a passionate approach to improving human and animal health. Our company is uniquely designed to meet the needs of our clients in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Veterinary Medicine and Agrochemical sectors. At our world class facility in Elphinstone, Tranent (close to Edinburgh), our Quality Assurance Department currently has an exciting career opportunity for a Quality Assurance Auditor.
We are one of the world’s largest Contract Research Organisations with more than 10,000 employees in 26 countries and a market leader in the provision of product development services. We take a passionate approach to improving human and animal health. Our company is uniquely designed to meet the needs of our clients in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Veterinary Medicine and Agrochemical sectors. At our world class facility in Elphinstone, Tranent (close to Edinburgh), our Technical Services Department currently has an exciting career opportunity for an experienced Animal Technician.
We have immediate openings for 3 Laser System Engineers based at our state of the art facility in Glasgow.The role is fixed term for an initial period of 12 months. Relocation packages are available and successful candidates will receive comprehensive training, either on site at Glasgow, or at our sister facility in Germany. Based within production, you will be responsible for the assembly and production of our complex laser systems including optic/laser alignment, fault diagnosis, result monitoring, analysis and the final optical assembly.
We are recruiting for a Quality Control Microbiology Analyst to join the Quality team based in Liberton, Edinburgh. The role entails undertaking the performance of Quality Control testing (primarily Microbiology) of our raw materials, intermediate and final products and environmental samples in accordance with operational objectives, statutory and regulatory requirements and the principles of GMP. To ensure that all Quotient final products meet the appropriate specifications and regulatory requirements for release to market.
We are currently looking for an experienced GIS system engineer to join our growing start-up team in the exciting positioning and navigation technology field with prospects of developing applications/services for some of the elite companies in the world. Working as a key member of a dynamic mobile and web development team you will be responsible for the design, development and maintenance of the server based GIS mapping and navigation system and its components. The current role’s requirement is at our Edinburgh, UK office. The selected candidate will be rewarded with competitive salary and other benefits. Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
We are currently looking for an experienced Computing Research engineer to join our growing start-up team in the exciting positioning and navigation technology field with prospects of developing applications/services for some of the elite companies in the world. The role is at our Edinburgh, UK office. The selected candidate will be rewarded with competitive salary and other benefits. Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
We are currently looking for experienced Systems Development Engineer to join our growing start-up team in the exciting positioning and navigation technology field with prospects of developing applications and services. Working as a key member of a distributed server design and development team you will be responsible for end to end design, development and test of server based Location and Big Data Application services. The current role’s requirement is at our Edinburgh, UK office. The selected candidate will be rewarded with competitive salary and other benefits. Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to support the laboratory activities of our group who are focused on developing molecular diagnostics where there is an unmet clinical need in areas such as oncology, infectious disease and inflammatory disease. Our facility has state of the art data capture and management systems and uses the latest technological platforms such as Next Gen Sequencing and multiplex qPCR to design and develop innovative molecular diagnostics. In May 2017 we are relocating to a larger facility in the Edinburgh BioQuarter, so this is an exciting time to help grow and contribute to our success.
Are you looking for a unique role working in one of today’s most exciting and rapidly developing areas of science? Are you keen to get involved with the rise of automation in the lab? Then this is the role for you. You will be the responsible biologist for translating and delivering customer orders for large-scale DNA assembly using our robotic platform. Click on the apply button and you will be redirected to the employers website. Click on search for a vacancy and then enter the reference number 039193.
The Product Specialist is the key technical member of the commercial side of the business. They will act as the primary technical interface with the customers to understand the clients' research, analyse their needs and, by applying their expertise in Chemistry and deep understanding of our systems, help develop our Chemistry-based digital solutions. The Product Specialist will be key in helping our clients' understanding of the utility of the systems we offer, troubleshooting the issues arising in effective usage and help to gather market knowledge that can be applied to further product development.
In this role you will have a big impact on the company’s laboratory operations and product manufacturing. Your main role will be within the laboratory, maintaining day-to-day operations in compliance with QMS standards as well as testing products and protocols. Continual improvement of procedures is essential, therefore regular sample testing is required based on feedback from customers or internal investigations. The role also includes hydrogel manufacturing which will involve peptide synthesis, hydrogel preparation and product distribution. A chemistry (or relevant) background and practical experience working in a regulatory environment are desirable.
We are seeking an experienced embedded software engineer to implement innovative products for a global client base — in markets ranging from Smart Metering, Oil & Gas industries, to Life and Medical Sciences. The consultant software engineer will have experience of developing embedded / real-time systems, with strong C/C++ skills gained in a commercial environment. Key technologies: C/C++, embedded / real-time systems, FreeRTOS/Linux/Windows, 62304 Medical. (Salary: £30K-50K).
An exciting opportunity for a QC Analyst to undertake laboratory work relating to the detection of infectious virus contaminants using cell culture-based assays, within a busy virology laboratory working in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Laboratory Practice (GLP).
We are seeking an experienced electronics hardware design engineer to implement innovative products for a global client base - in markets ranging from Smart Metering, Oil & Gas industries, to Life and Medical Sciences. The consultant hardware engineer will have experience of developing electronic systems, with strong analogue and digital design skills gained in a commercial product environment. Key Technologies: Analogue, Sensors, Microcontrollers, VHDL, DSP, ATEX, Wireless/RF, EMC, Medical. (Salary: £35K-50K).
NXP Semiconductors enables secure connections and infrastructure for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better and safer. Within the Crypto & Security Innovation Centre you will be part of a dedicated team focusing on research and development for future security solutions ranging from security IP design to strong end-to-end security solutions and vulnerability analysis. A stimulative and social environment will help to achieve this ambitious goal.
Key Responsibilities; Gross and histopathological evaluation of tissues from discovery and toxicology studies, and target animal safety studies. Evaluation of non-routine techniques such as, immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence, in situ hybridisation, microautoradiography. Contribute to the training of pathology technical staff and trainee Study Directors, Travel for short periods to our other sites in Ireland, France, Holland and Finland, to supervise specialised necropsy sessions. Applicant requirements; A veterinary degree (DVM, BVM&S, BVMS, BVetMed, VetMB or BVSc). Pathology boards (FRCPath,DipIECVP, DipJSTP or DACVP). Histopathology and Necropsy experience within Pharmaceutical or Agrochemical industry. Postgraduate qualification in veterinary pathology(MSc or PhD).
We are a leading medical technology company engaged in the design, development, manufacturing and marketing of wide field retinal imaging devices. Retinal imaging is an important tool for the diagnosis of eye problems such as retinal detachment, glaucoma, cataracts, etc., and can also indicate evidence of non-eye diseases, such as diabetes, hypertension and certain cancers. We are looking to recruit a Senior Hardware Engineer to design and develop electronic modules and systems for new retinal imaging product development and existing retinal imaging product improvement providing some technical leadership as part of a multi-disciplinary R&D team.
We are a leading medical technology company engaged in the design, development, manufacturing and marketing of wide field retinal imaging devices. Retinal imaging is an important tool for the diagnosis of eye problems such as retinal detachment, glaucoma, cataracts, etc., and can also indicate evidence of non-eye diseases, such as diabetes, hypertension and certain cancers. We are looking to recruit a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to design and develop opto-mechanical system for new retinal imaging product development and existing retinal imaging product improvement as part of a multi-disciplinary R&D team.
This is a key position in the Sales/Business Development Team to help grow the Company's business around the world. The role is for a multi-talented individual to develop the Company's image through creation and running of a strong website, creation of product datasheets and brochures via use of graphics editing software (such as Photoshop and CoralDraw), production of short product videos, promotions for Distributors and active Press coverage. Dealing with customers on the phone and face to face, attending trade shows. The role involves multiple tasks, disciplines and requires media savvy, and great computer skills combined with flair.
We are looking for enthusiastic Technicians to strengthen the workshop team. The ideal candidate would have a background in working/managing electronic workshop and managing a small team. Experience in the following would be a great advantage: Microcontroller programming – Simple change of parameters and re-uploading of firmware. Understanding how to build a PC system, installing operating systems and working with software based systems.Understanding of how 4-20mA sensors work in 2-wire mode and 4-wire mode. Understanding of how 2-wire audio comms and 4-wire audio comms. Basic electronics knowledge, LEDs, Batteries, Power supplies, Voltage Regulators, Current Regulators, Resistor Dividers etc.
This role is an important addition to the overall team, working closely with a senior engineer in the design of electronic hardware for (or part) of varied power conversion devices. You will be expected to support the technical lead in meeting requirements in product definition, from initial customer specification to prototype and/or low scale production. The close knit nature of the design team places the successful candidate in a position to influence the direction of the company's technology. It is anticipated that the successful candidate will progress to Senior Design Engineer.
Due to an exciting period of growth we are on the lookout for a Senior Electronics Design Engineer to join our small friendly team. We are currently involved in a number of power conversion projects, including high efficiency single and three phase AC to DC converters, wave-energy power take off devices, wireless power transfer converters, and fully digital microprocessor controlled converters. An important addition to the team, the successful candidate will be project technical lead responsible for meeting requirements in the product definition, from initial customer specification to prototype and/or low scale production.
We are looking for talented Senior Software Engineers to be based at our headquarters in Dunfermline, Scotland. We work with a diverse range of technologies in the medical, defence, payments systems, telecoms, automotive and other sectors, and develop software to the highest quality industry standards.
Leading-edge technology company specialising in development of embedded and system software to demanding industry standards for our prestigious blue-chip clients, seeking an ambitious, experienced Technical Lead.
Leading tidal energy company, seeking an experienced electrical engineer with a track record of delivering innovative solutions to a wide range of challenges. The successful candidate will combine strong design and analytical skills with relevant knowledge from a related industry.
Leading tidal energy company seeks an experienced project manager to lead delivery of high profile, complex, multi-partner, multi-functional engineering programmes. Requires proven skills in using PM methodologies through full project lifecycles.
Leading tidal energy company seeks an experienced supply chain professional with a passion for negotiating excellent deals and developing strong relationships with supply chain partners. The successful candidate will drive Nova’s procurement and value engineering processes to deliver profitable products and services for clients.
Leading tidal energy company seeks an experienced business development professional to identify, qualify and develop new business opportunities for potential tidal array sites and tidal turbine sales in the UK and overseas. Requires strong influencing, communications and relationship management skills, and the ability to analyse and prioritise commercial opportunities and risks.
Leading tidal energy company, seeking an experienced engineer with a proven track record of control and instrumentation design and implementation for operation of electrical and mechanical systems.
At our world class facility in Elphinstone, Tranent (close to Edinburgh), our Technical Services Department currently has an exciting career opportunity for a Husbandry Technician. Due to our continued growth and success, we can offer rewarding opportunities in a research environment. Working as a husbandry technician, you’ll join a team involved in maintaining high standards cleanliness across the animal areas.
At our world class facility in Elphinstone, Tranent (close to Edinburgh), our Technical Services Department currently has an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Animal Technician.
We are recruiting for a Senior Quality Assurance Officer to join the MosaiQ team based in Edinburgh. The successful candidate will be liaising with our Quality teams in both Edinburgh and Switzerland where they will be involved in a range of tasks including document control, internal audits and maintaining the Quality Management System (QMS) system.
We have a genuinely friendly and experienced team who will support you when you struggle and champion you when you nail it. Our directors don’t sit in glass offices making unrealistic demands, they sit at the desk next to us as our co-workers. Our company has and will continue to grow via the input and decisions of the entire team, based both on formal team meetings as well as impromptu chats at the kettle.
Reporting to the Creative Director for Games, the Lead Designer ensures a game development team understands exactly what it is they have to build, while involving them in the creative and iterative process of the design itself. The Lead Designer must also support a team of designers in their day-to-day work, while feeding into the project management and business requirements of our titles.
We design and create innovative games for mobile devices. The biggest growing section of the games market. We are looking for a passionate and dedicated person to come and join the Production team in the studio. Leading the development team you’ll be bringing fun, accessible and ground-breaking social and mobile games to millions of players around the world, so you’ll need a clear view of the social and mobile games market and where it’s going. The Producer will be using a range of experience, leadership and passion to steer a product from conception to completion.
We design and create innovative games for mobile and tablet devices - the fastest growing sector of the games market! We are looking for a passionate and dedicated GUI Arist to join our team. The GUI Artist/Designer will be a highly skilled and experienced individual comfortable in a variety of software packages including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects and 3D Studio MAX. The role will involve the production of work on a number of gaming platforms including iPhone, Android and other mobile devices.
We design and create innovative games for mobile devices. The biggest growing section of the games market. We are looking for a passionate and dedicated person to come and join the Programming team. The Senior Programmer will be a highly skilled and hard working individual with experience of at least one shipped title and comfortable in a variety of programming environments. The role will involve development of games across a variety of platforms, primarily mobile and tablet. Required: Degree in computer science or equivalent. Experience of game development using C++. Understandings of Java, JNI, Objective-C and C#
The Principal or Senior Scientist, Virology (Operational Development Services) will have an in-depth understanding of the technical principles and applications of company services within virology and will be responsible for providing scientific and regulatory advice to internal and external parties relating to biological safety. The post holder will provide expert scientific leadership to ensure that all aspects of program development, validation or custom testing are carried out with appropriate scientific integrity while ensuring on time delivery and compliance to appropriate quality and regulatory standards.
We’re looking for an experienced Software Engineer to join our team. We’re still a pretty small engineering team so you’ll have plenty opportunities to make a real and lasting impact, and see your code used in production all over the world as part of a cutting-edge, young company. You will be reporting to the Head of Development and will receive a great deal of autonomy in your design decisions along with support from them and your Squad lead, Tribe lead and Head of Development.
We’re looking for an experienced FrontEnd developer to join our team. We’re still a pretty small engineering team so you’ll have plenty of opportunities to make a real and lasting impact, and see your code used in production all over the world as part of a cutting-edge, young company. You will be reporting to the Head of Development and will receive a great deal of autonomy in your design decisions along with support from them and your Squad lead, Tribe lead and Head of Development.
We are looking for a Website Developer to join our Agile (Scrum) team. You will be designing and developing microsites for our DirectID customers that support a seamless user experience and result in strong conversion. Collaborating closely with our customers and across the team you will take customer requirements and turn them into engaging and responsive products used by people around the world. You'll work on these projects from start to finish, using your design, UX and problem solving sills to create the best possible experience for our customers and their users.
A Full Stack Web Developer is sought to join our Agile (Scrum) team. You will be the glue between our product and engineering teams, helping to deliver the most valuable new features to customers. You'll be collaborating with our Product Owner, engineering team and customers to design these features from well scoped requirements which you will have helped to create. Day to day will include prototyping, building, testing and improving all features in the DirectID platform.
We are a manufacturing company based in Central Scotland. Due to continued company growth, we have a new position for a Quality Assurance Assistant.
You will work on business critical applications with real customers around the world. We aren't building better social todo lists here, we do real software with real engineering. Develop solutions in a variety of languages and leading technologies. Our core system is PHP, but we use Python and even good old statically typed, complied languages where required. Work hard. Work smart. Work well.
Responsibilities include: Lead Polymer Engineer for the research and development of new protective coatings for the Industrial and Marine industries, work closely with the production team to maintain the product portfolio in the manufacturing environment, initial QC, QA and HSE procedures will be undertaken, Submit accurate monthly project update reports to senior management. A Degree/Ph.D. in Polymer Chemistry would be desirable, Knowledge of protective coatings would be preferred, Epoxy, Polyurethane and Vinylester experience beneficial, Excellent collaboration and communication skills (oral and written), Proven ability to manage and co-ordinate multiple projects.
Senior Designer with significant experience of senior and lead game design roles in the games industry. You will be the creative vision holder across either one or multiple games driving the high level creative process for each title, getting deep down and dirty with hands on design when and where required. We want someone who is excited by the possibilities of social and connected gaming on mobile, but who is flexible enough to work across a wide variety of genres. You’ll have great attention to detail, demand perfection and be able to inspire, lead and mentor across the entire studio.
We are continuing to invest and develop our research work in Interactive Graphics located in Edinburgh, Scotland. The roles are aligned with Walt Disney Imagineering on techniques for high quality avatars in virtual and augmented reality. Real-time Motion Capture/Image Processing/Rendering Role(s). Required: Experience with face performance capture/face analysis, Good background in 3D computer vision, Background in machine learning and optimization, Good knowledge of C++. Desirable: Experience with real-time applications, Knowledge of 3D packages such as Maya, Knowledge of OpenCV, Dlib, Ceres, Knowledge of MATLAB, Experience with Augmented and Virtual Reality projects. Light Field Rendering.
Working within our Microbiology team, you will have the technical expertise to advice and support GLP / GMP operations. Responsibilities include reviewing proposals, acting as Study Director/Responsible Scientist on complex projects, responding to routine assay sales enquiries, reviewing and monitoring assay performance and leading scientific trouble shooting discussions during investigations. You will maintain an in-depth understanding of BioReliance services and technical principles as well as advances in the field. The ability to maintain effective working relationships with development services, sales and laboratory personnel will be critical for success in this role. Requisition Number 147722
Our Next Generation Sequencing Lead Scientist in our Glasgow facility, will function as the primary scientific and technical resource for the implementation of NGS-based biosafety testing assays. Your role is essential for advancing the global commercial NGS offerings. You will be primarily responsible for managing the transfer and implementation of commercial NGS assays and overseeing the day to day operation of the facility. Responsibilities include participating and driving assay development/assay transfer and/or assay validation activities at the site. You will liaise closely with US and UK laboratory management and support staff to ensure expectations are met. Job ref number 148376
Working within our Cell Biology team, you will be responsible for providing scientific support in the conduct of routine and complex GLP or GMP studies performed within a contract testing laboratory. Responsibilities of the successful applicant will include acting as Study Director or responsible Scientist, as appropriate, on studies, assisting in the performance of laboratory procedures, providing scientific support to laboratory staff performing routine and complex procedures and external clients for whom the studies are being performed. The post holder will be required to maintain study records, including deviation records, to meet regulatory standards. Job ref 153784
Quality is the foundation of our business and the Director, Quality Assurance role is to promote and integrate quality into every aspect of our business. The role involves the development and maintenance of the quality system. It is necessary to ensure that BioReliance is operating in full compliance with sound scientific practice, GxP and standard operating procedures. In addition the Director, Quality Assurance will ensure that individual and company goals and objectives as they apply to the Quality function are met. Job ref 153279
You will have an in-depth understanding of the technical principles and applications of BioReliance services within virology and will be responsible for providing scientific and regulatory advice to internal and external parties relating to biological safety. The post holder will provide expert scientific leadership to ensure that all aspects of program development, validation or custom testing are carried out with appropriate scientific integrity while ensuring on time delivery and compliance to appropriate quality and regulatory standards. The post holder will keep up-to-date with current trends and new advances and technology in their field. Job ref 154390
We are looking for hard working, organised individuals to join the technical team as we develop a radical new product for dentists to use in treating tooth decay. Working with our small team of scientists your lab work will be challenging and enable you to learn additional skills and may involve process development, materials science, chemistry, biology and analysis. There are good opportunities for career advancement based on your achievements with us. Start-up company's are all about hard-work, passion, camaraderie, challenge and fun, if that sounds good- this might be the job for you.
We are looking for an experienced Controls Engineer to join our multi-disciplined engineering team in Stirling. We work on a wide range of exciting projects across many different industries, from Medical devices, to Industrial Robotics, through to Agricultural Automation. Recent projects have included designing an electronic medical device for cancer testing, a robot for allergy testing, a control system for coating the largest optical telescope mirror in the world (in Chile), and a vision system for brake inspection. All these products have the potential to make a real difference to users.