Salary: Competitive plus benefits including pension and share options
Location: Babraham Research Campus, Cambridge, UK
Type: Full time, Permanent Start: Immediate
Closing date: 6th February 2022
DefiniGEN are an exciting, high growth Cambridge UK Biotechnology Company who provide iPSC-derived disease models and CRISPR services to the life science and pharmaceutical sector. DefiniGEN use its proprietary OptiDIFF production platform to robustly generate human cell types, including hepatocytes, pancreatic cells, and intestinal organoids, from induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (iPSCs). Our platform-derived cell models provide off-the-shelf products, custom disease models and cell-based bioassays for the screening of therapeutic candidates.
This is a laboratory-based position to work in one of our project teams. The candidate will be in charge of generating gene-edited iPSC lines, their differentiation into diverse cell types and the conduct and analysis of cell-based assays. It would be suitable for someone with at least three years of laboratory experience in the stem cell biology field (preferably in the industry). Full training will be provided.
Weekend working will be required, and this is currently carried out by a rota system.
Applicants should apply by sending their cover letter and CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org