Technical services scientist - Osborne
Job Summary
  • Ireland
  • Permanent
  • 13th May 2024
  • €40,000
  • Ref ID: #41226

Job Description

  • Location: Ireland
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #41226
  • Salary: €40,000

Technical Services Scientist
The Osborne Tech and Eng team are currently recruiting for the role of technical services scientist, to join our client operating in the pharmaceutical research sector. The successful incumbent will work with all site and management personnel to ensure all company policies, processes and health and safety legislation is adhered to on all sites.


  • A minimum degree in biological/biomedical sciences, Microbiology Biotechnology, Biochemistry or Chemistry is essential.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience within the IVD industry, with proven extensive laboratory experience in In Vitro diagnostics is essential.
  • Experience in protein conjugation is preferred.
  • Experience in protein coating on nitrocellulose membrane is preferred.
  • Experience in clinical chemistry is preferred
  • Experience in handling blood based samples and infection disease agents.
  • Demonstrated experience in problem-solving and creativity in resolving product or process problems for IVD products.
  • Demonstrated competence in a wide range of statistical concepts including Design of Experiments.

Competencies required:

  • Subject Matter Expert (SME) for product families including Lateral Flow and Clinical Chemistry.
  • Provide technical support for the manufacturing and QC group.
  • Facilitate the resolution of technical issues by leading, designing and executing root cause investigations in a timely manner.
  • Be an active learner and self-motivator, and consistently seek to attain a higher level of knowledge and experience in In-vitro Diagnostics.
  • Be proactive in problem identification and process improvement by trending of manufacturing data and monitoring ongoing robustness of products.
  • Ensure the timely generation and completion of necessary technical reports and justifications, and facilitate the efficient completion and closure of documents including NCMRs, Change Controls, and CAPAs etc.

Key functions:

  • Meticulous report writing and laboratory notebook keeping.
  • Ability to lead and provide support and advice on Products manufactured
  • Ability to make decisions based on technical understanding to ensure that products are technically sound and meet quality requirements.
  • Actively learn and have a willingness to learn further about Products manufactured
  • Willingness and ability to collaborate with and influence other individuals and groups in a positive, team-based environment.
  • Ability to work independently where necessary.
  • Professional characteristics will include initiative, ingenuity, creativity, resourcefulness, and perseverance.
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to design, execute, analyze, and interpret experimental work.
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered for this or other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set, please email your updated CV to [email protected] or call Osborne on 01 485 3060
If you are living in Ireland and hold a VALID WORK PERMIT, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search.
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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    Job Summary
    • Dublin
    • Permanent
    • Nov 17, 2022
    • Competitive
    • Ref ID: 123456