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Development ScientistUniversal Biosensors
Universal Biosensors (UBI) is a world leading ASX-listed Australian company (ASX:UBI) which develops, manufactures and sells biosensors for use in several industries around the world. Our biosensor technology has been used in more than 10 billion measurements for blood glucose monitoring and blood coagulation in diabetes and coagulation patients worldwide. Recently, we have pivoted our technology into the wine industry with our global launch of SENTIA™ in early 2021.
In addition, we continue to develop new applications for our technology within human health, food and agriculture. What you will do UBI is seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic and experienced individual to expand our team at the Corporate HQ in Rowville (Victoria) as the Development Scientist on an ongoing basis as our projects continue to pound towards critical momentum. We are seeking someone to support the operation of the R&D Department to enable effective development of our portfolio of point-of-use devices.
The role will consist of (but not limited to) the following activities: Contributing to identifying future opportunities. Ensuring the application of sound scientific principles in your laboratory and production development works Liaising with Quality Control to ensure the efficient transfer of design Providing technical input in the development of QA and Regulatory requirements Designing verification and validation activities, including documentation and testing. Communicating both verbally and in written form the work performed, results obtained and the interpretations inferred, both internally and externally Supervise and mentor junior scientists and/or research assistants Ensuring laboratory data are accurate and recorded in accordance with GxP requirements.
Anticipating and addressing problems or risks in experimental procedures. Maintaining a sound knowledge and awareness of safety regulations and operating procedures within the laboratory environment. Requirements We are looking for a proactive candidate who is tertiary-qualified in a Science (or related) field with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a commercial development role.
The following skills are considered necessary: Strong technical and analytical skills to solve complex problems. Ability to plan effective series of experiments to answer research or validation questions Solidly developed development experience in a commercial environment, particularly in planning and carrying out high quality scientific investigations Significant experience with practical laboratory skills, particularly relating to assay testing and development. Excellent report writing abilities, esp.
in presenting complex series of data and draw appropriate conclusions Prior work experience with exposure to regulated environments or quality systems The following skills are considered desirable but not necessary: Experience working in Coagulation and/or Haematology Demonstrated creativity with the ability to discover and inven....