moa is recruiting for a Senior Scientist – Bioanalytical – Plant Biology
Moa Technology Limited is innovative and rapidly growing R&D crop protection company. At moa Technology our mission is to find the new generation of safe and effective herbicides to help farmers produce high quality food for all. To this aim, we have assembled a team of passionate and talented scientists, technician and operational staff, who respectively design, use and support the use of disruptive technologies that de-risk the herbicide discovery process and favour the development of sustainable crop protection products.
As an organisation, we believe that collectively leveraging our technologies and products for impact goes together with enabling our dedicated staff to fulfil their individual potential. We value collaborative endeavours, evidence-based decision making and resourcefulness.
Position type: Permanent full-time - 37.5 hours per week
Location: The Oxford Science Park, Oxford,
As Senior Scientist, you will contribute to the design, implementation, analysis and validation of metabolite assessment studies in plant samples. You will be involved in detailed mechanism of action studies for new herbicides, the interpretation and presentation of key findings, as well as the proposal and initiation of appropriate activities to characterise these new inhibitors. The successful candidate will be expected to establish best practises within the laboratory and work independently on several concurrent projects in a fast-paced, goal-oriented environment. The role will also require training and transfer of metabolite evaluation technologies to other members of the Biology group as well as close collaboration with the Bioinformatics group.
This is a significant opportunity to play a central role in the growth and success of moa. The successful candidate will work in state-of-the-art facilities within the vibrant and fast-growing Oxford Science Park.
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
moa is committed to building a diverse workforce that is representative of the communities we serve. We recognize that diverse and inclusive teams build a stronger and more innovative company. Therefore, all qualified applicants will be considered for employment, and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability status, marital status, or veteran status
Must be legally able to live and work in the UK
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