Technical Support Scientist

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Technical Support Scientist (Randox International Quality Assessment Scheme) – (Job Ref: 22N/TSSU)

​​​​​​​We require a highly motivated and enthusiastic Scientist to work in the RIQAS (Randox International Quality Assessment Scheme) Department based in Randox Science Park in Antrim.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Troubleshooting of technical queries relating to our proficiency testing programme.
  • The provision of Randox representatives and distribution partners with information and assistance in the promotion and development of RIQAS.
  • Data analysis and report generation associated with technical queries, participant feedback and development of the RIQAS Scheme.
  • Future programme / pilot study development, research, completion, and technical review.
  • Development and validation of RIQAS bespoke software (does not entail coding).
  • Administrative duties as required.

Key skills and Qualifications
Qualified to at least degree standard in any Life Science discipline with a 2:1 grade or above.

  • Experience in clinical laboratory procedures with the understanding of the principles of analytical diagnostics, application of statistics and quality measures within a clinical laboratory environment.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.
  • Must have excellent time management, organisational and computer skills (Proficient in Microsoft Windows and Office packages).
  • Ability to learn and retain information quickly.
  • Previous experience in a technical support role is desirable.

About Randox:
An international company operating in over 145 countries that continues to have unparalleled growth, Randox Laboratories has been the heartbeat of the UK’s National COVID Testing Programme throughout the pandemic.   In early 2020 Randox recognised the threat from COVID-19 and, based on over 40 years of diagnostic experience, quickly developed a test to accurately identify the virus.  Testing at scale commenced within weeks to support the UK’s National Testing Programme and private clients alike.  Through the enormous effort and commitment of its staff Randox is currently operating at a capacity of 180,000 COVID-19 samples per day, making it the most productive laboratory in the UK and Ireland and amongst the very largest in Europe.
Additionally, as a world leader in diagnostics for clinical healthcare, toxicology and food security, our expertise and product portfolio have assisted laboratories across the world in improving health and saving lives. Our global success is a result of our pioneering products and the commitment & skill of our workforce, which continue to grow exponentially.
Central to the Randox ethos is our drive and determination to improve healthcare worldwide and every one of our talented staff play a role in this. In order to serve our growing international markets, we require high calibre applicants with scientific, engineering, software, and broader business skills – including sales, marketing, logistics, finance and many more.  Join the Randox team and play your part in improving the health of millions.

Randox Laboratories Limited is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

  • Permanent
  • UK - Antrim
  • Closing date: Wednesday 07 Dec 2022
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