Biosensor Specialist

Posted 01 December 2022
Job type Permanent
Contact NameLeslie Eyidi

Job description

BioTalent is partnering with a start-up company funded by a government body that is developing a next-generation biochip utilised for research, diagnostics, and personalized medicine. The biochip platform provides multiple features to enhance sequencing applications.

This role will offer you
They are looking for a Biosensor Specialist to develop an innovative nanotechnology application working in an interdisciplinary team. This individual will create models and simulations of the procedures involved in the positioning of single molecules and creating sensing systems using DNA structures.

You will be responsible for

  • Create physical simulations of the surface interactions of solution-based DNA nanostructures.
  • the creation and examination of molecular simulations of DNA nanostructures
  • Study and development of DNA nanostructure implantation on surfaces
  • Working closely with experimental scientists will help to direct research and development and will help you to grasp the underlying mechanisms.
  • Work with a multidisciplinary team to create the upcoming biochip technology

You will bring the following
  • PhD where you worked on nano-biosensor modelling, statistical physics or thermodynamics
  • Expertise in simulations or modelling in ion atmospheres, electrostatic interaction, surface adsorption. Molecular self-assembly or colloid dynamics
  • Theoretical understanding of polyelectrolyte behaviour
  • Result-drivenen individual

You will be developing innovative technology which will directly impact the world, joining a multidisciplinary team with a competitive salary.

If you would like to apply, please send a copy of your CV to

BioTalent Ltd are acting as an employment agency in relation to this opportunity.