Script developer in Uppsala

Uppsala, Uppsala län
Läkemedel, bioteknik & medicinteknik
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Philip Svanfeldt
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Are you interested in instrument development at innovative medtech company in Uppsala? Do you have necessary skills in script development and an interest for hardware as well as software? Is trouble shooting the best way to work?

We are looking to strengthen the System Integration team at a small to medium sized medtech company, Cavidi, in Uppsala. This role is needed in order to secure the finalization of a large product development project aiming to automate a test for measuring HIV viral load in blood plasma samples. The main work task will be to support script development and finalization for Cavidi’s proprietary Ziva™ platform to secure fully integrated (assay, software and hardware) systems for verification studies including documentation of the scripts (i.e. script design description). A candidate with the right experience will also be included in the verification, troubleshooting and deviation handling.

We are looking for someone holding a Master of Science, either with a biotechnology profile, or a more technical background with interest in biotechnology and life science.

You should have experience from working with software and scripts for instrument and system development, preferably from life science and medtech. If you are a junior or senior are of less importance.

Previous experience in service and maintenance as well as working with liquid handling robots is highly valued and advantageous.

You have to be fluent in English, both spoken and written. Swedish is not a strict requirement.

Personal characteristics
You have to be structured, thorough and have great deal of patience in this role. You understand the importance of documenting your work and you agree that a complete delivery includes the required documentation. You also honour deadlines, are able to deliver according to set plans and clearly communicate any deviations as soon as they occur.

The position
This assignment is a full time position as a consultant during 6 months through Dfind with fixed salary. Depending on your profile a temporary or fixed employment may be preferred. The ambition is a long term perspective with a good chance of continuation.

Apply before
2018-OCT-21. We look forward to receiving your application, including a CV and cover letter.

For more information: Philip Svanfeldt, +46733434531,

About Dfind
Dfind Science & Engineering is specialized in recruitment and consulting providing competences within Life Science, Science and Engineering and is a company where people make all the difference. At Dfind Science& Engineering specialists are recruiting specialists! All our recruitment consultants , consultants and sourcing managers have a technical or scientific background, combined with extensive networks within relevant communities and expertise within recruitment and HR. We understand our customers specific requirements and know how to find the best candidates. Through our passionate commitment and high degree of attentiveness we help people and businesses to grow and be competitive in a changing world. Dfind Science & Engineering emphasize the importance of diversity and welcome all applicants. You are most welcome with your application!

About Cavidi
Cavidi is Sweden’s leading supplier of viral load for HIV monitoring. Cavidi’s products enable efficient management of anti-HIV drugs (ARV therapy) so that people living with HIV can live a normal lifespan. Cavidi’s diagnostics reduce the cost of treatment and the spread of HIV. Cavidi also provides tools and kits for virus research to many of the world’s leading labs.

Cavidi is a Swedish biotech company founded as a spin-off from Uppsala University. Our expertise is based on understanding viruses and using this knowledge to create research tools and clinical diagnostics. Today our focus is on HIV but our methods and expertise can be applied to other viruses.

Cavidi’s head office is in Uppsala, Sweden and we have sales offices in South Africa, India and USA. Our customers include hospitals, patient clinics, private laboratories, the pharmaceutical industry and research institutions worldwide.