Senior Scientist


We are looking for a highly ambitious and motivated individual to carry out critical R&D work at the forefront of innovation in Biosensing and Biotechnology. You will contribute to the development of new Point-of-Care diagnostic tests, including design and validation of novel IVD assays. You will play a critical role in the daily running of our Biochemistry Lab, joining an experienced team of scientists and engineers.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a fast-growing company, to play a crucial role in its growth and to get valuable technical and business experience.

Key responsibilities:

  • Planning and executing experiments to project timelines
  • Data analysis and experimental write ups
  • Reporting
  • Record keeping in accordance with quality management system
  • General lab maintenance tasks


  • Relevant degree (BSc or higher)
  • 3 or more years R&D experience
  • Proven experience in assay development and optimisation
  • Experience in working within a quality framework
  • Ability to apply creative thinking to problem solving and troubleshooting
  • Must be a strong team player with a positive attitude and be able to perform well under pressure
  • Excellent work ethic, able to work flexible hours/shifts if needed (including occasional weekend work if required)
  • Self-motivated with good organisational and time management skills

To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter by email to:

About Mint Diagnostics:

Mint Diagnostics is a start-up re-defining how hormone data can be collected and used for human performance optimisation and personalised healthcare in fields such as IVF and oncology.