November 2, 2017

By Nuritas

Laboratory Scientist


Nuritas™ is a Dublin-based biotech company revolutionizing the discovery of novel and natural active ingredients with scientifically proven health benefits. Our disruptive approach to discovery provides access to the most health-benefiting components within foods by combining artificial intelligence and DNA analysis to data-mine billions of molecules.



We are recruiting Laboratory Scientists that can work well independently and in collaboration to perform complex laboratory and research-related testing and tasks with minimal supervision.

Job will include the following laboratory duties:

  • General Molecular biology techniques, cell cultures and bioactivity testing
  • Administrative responsibilities including overseeing the management of equipment and suppliers and compliance with regulatory policies, procedures, directives and mandates.
  • Training and overseeing the work of research support personnel
  • The successful candidate will be working with a team producing, purifying and characterising bioactive peptides produced from food waste streams


Qualifications & Experience

  • Minimum of a MSc required in Biology, Microbiology or related field is preferred
  • We are looking for someone who can bring their experience and forward thinking in a diverse, fast-moving, growing and innovative company.
  • 4-5 years of previous experience is required as a Lab Technician/Lab Scientist
    • Routine maintenance of human and animal cell lines
    • Toxicity testing
    • Dose response curves
    • ELISA, colorimetric assays
    • Literature search
    • Project management and reporting
    • Method development/validation
    • SOP Generation
    • Maintaining stocks of general consumables
    • Maintaining lab, equipment and facilities


  • Natural ability to problem solve – come up with the solutions
  • Exceptional organisation skills and ability to optimise working environment
  • Demonstrated capability in project management & building relationships and Ownership of projects
  • Possess excellent communication skills
  • A team player with strong influencing skills.
  • Ability to communicate with experimental biologists, computer scientists and non scientists



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