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Uppsala, UPP


You are now given the opportunity to take the next step in your career. At Cavidi, as a Senior Scientist, you will independently run your own field and become the company's expert in protein chemistry. To fit into this role, you need to have solid experience in the field and thrive in a dynamic company. Does this fit you profile? Take the chance today!

About the role

Cavidi is a biotechnology company focusing on immunoassays. The company focuses on the development of highly sensitive protein diagnostics with the development of a new technology with very high sensitivity. Cavidi has long worked with the diagnosis of virus levels in people living with HIV. This is a crucial part of effective treatment with anti-HIV drugs by enabling follow-up and predictability of treatment success. Cavidi is now expanding its business with the launch of Exozym®, a general technology in protein identification.

As a Senior Scientist within Protein Chemistry, you will be given a lagre scope and responsibility to drive the work of optimizing the team's new assay technology. You will be an important link in a team of six people and thus help to develop Cavidi's future products as well as to participate in customer collaborations. The work will also involve external contacts regarding identification and contracting of external services in the protein chemistry area in cases where necessary technology, equipment or critical expertise cannot be found within the company.

This position suits you who have previous experience of working independently and driving development in protein chemistry and now want to take the step into a small company with great responsibility.

As a consultant at Academic Work you are offered a great opportunity to grow as a professional, extend your network and establish valuable contacts for the future. Read more about our offer.

Job duties

  • Independently plan, perform and analyze experiments and report results
  • Participate in current and upcoming projects
  • Responsible for instructions and routines regarding premises, instruments and equipment

We are looking for

  • Has a relevant education from a college or university in chemistry, biomedical analysis, biotechnology or equivalent
  • Has knowledge and solid experience of working hands-on in protein chemistry
  • Has the knowledge and experience to independently lead the work
  • Speaks and writes fluently in English

As a person you are:

  • Used to take on responsibility and make own decisions, in parallel with good collaboration skills, as much of the work takes place in project groups
  • Flexible and can quickly shift focus
  • Careful in your way of working as it is important that it is made correctly

Other information

  • Start: August/September
  • Work extent: Full-time
  • Location: Uppsala Business Park
  • Contact information: This recruitment process is conducted by Academic Work. It is a request from Cavidi that all questions regarding the position are handled by Academic Work

Our selection process is continuous and the advert may close before the recruitment process is completed if we have moved forward to the screening or interview phase.

Client information

Cavidi is a biotechnology company with a focus on diagnostics. Cavidi's major focus is to develop highly sensitive immunoassays for the detection of proteins such as biomarkers and viruses, in collaboration with industry, academia and research companies. Cavidi has developed a fully automated system for monitoring virus levels in people living with HIV. This is a crucial part of effective treatment with anti-HIV drugs by enabling follow-up and predictability of treatment success. Cavidi's diagnosis reduces the cost of treating and spreading HIV. Cavidi also provides tools and kits for virus research at many of the world's leading laboratories.

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Academic Work

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Företagets storlek

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