Careers at Metrion

We have a passion for ion channels, do you? If so, we would love to hear from you.

Our goal is to deliver an outstanding customer experience through our dedication and expertise within the ion channel drug discovery field. Our focus is on quality and attention to detail. We seek out and act upon feedback, enabling us to continuously improve as individuals and as a company.

Metrion is always interested in hearing from talented and capable scientists with a passion for ion channels and drug discovery. If you would like us to keep your details on file for upcoming open positions please send a short CV and cover letter via the contact button below or directly to careers@metrionbiosciences.com.

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Our ethos – We are one team

We are driven by our company’s ethos of inclusion, collaboration and excellence. We work hard to deliver a reliable, dependable, and consistently exceptional service for all our customers.

Careers at Metrion

Our Values

We strive for excellence

Our goal is to deliver an outstanding customer experience through our passion for ion channel drug discovery, focus on quality and attention to detail. We seek out and act upon feedback, enabling us continuously to improve as individuals and as a company.

We respect each other

We talk politely and professionally at all times and listen carefully to the views of our customers and colleagues. Our Team ensures that we understand what we are being asked to do, to enable us to exceed our customers’ expectations.

We are leaders

We are honest, entrepreneurial, and inspirational. Leading by example, we take the initiative, encourage innovation, manage risk and embrace new ideas. We strive to exhibit these behaviours and values in ourselves and we expect to see them in others.

We act with integrity

We don’t just do things right, we do the right thing. We aim for excellence in our work, but if we do make mistakes we take ownership and correct them. We trust others with responsibility and share information openly with each other to create a positive working environment.

We are one team

We are united, inclusive, and collaborative. We deliver Metrion Biosciences’ ethos to our customers diligently, sharing the workload with colleagues to provide a consistent and exceptional service to our customers.

Cell Culture Research Associate/ Scientist

Metrion is looking to recruit a Cell Culture Research Associate / Cell Culture Scientist to expand our enthusiastic cell culture team.  The role will be based at our Granta Park headquarters (Cambridge, UK) and the successful applicant will be responsible for supporting the functions of the cell culture team.

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Administrative Assistant

Metrion Biosciences (‘Metrion’) is currently seeking candidates to fill the newly created post of Administrative Assistant. Suitable candidates will be looking to move into a responsible role with wide ranging responsibilities supporting the Chief Executive (CEO), Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), Human Resources and senior managers within the Company.  This role would be suitable for candidates with some experience of administration roles, but training will be provided for suitable candidates.

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GLP Study Director

The Study Director represents the single point of study control with ultimate responsibility for the overall scientific conduct of the study and ensures compliance with Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) regulations. This is the prime role of the Study Director, and all duties and responsibilities, as outlined in the GLP Principles, stem from it.

The position will involve management of Metrion Biosciences’ newly created GLP hERG laboratory. The candidate will be expected to work closely with Metrion’s management and business development teams to ensure studies are completed to expected turnaround times. Liaising with clients will also be a key aspect of the role.

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Client Services Research Leader

Working closely with Metrion’s Senior Management Team to plan, execute and deliver customer research contracts to Metrion’s quality standards. Performing hands on electrophysiology experiments for client research programmes. Provision of technical expertise and mentoring of junior laboratory staff. Creation of study protocols and accurate documentation of study results.

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Senior Scientist

Drug Discovery (Electrophysiology)

First-hand practical experience of either manual or automated patch-clamp is required for these appointments. Knowledge of standard laboratory instruments and common laboratory procedures is essential, preferably with some exposure to software used for electrophysiological experiments and familiarity with plate-based assay technology.

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Scientist

Drug Discovery (Electrophysiology)

First-hand practical experience of either manual or automated patch-clamp is required for these appointments. Knowledge of standard laboratory instruments and common laboratory procedures is essential, preferably with some exposure to software used for electrophysiological experiments and familiarity with plate-based assay technology.

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Join us

Do you have a passion for ion channel drug discovery?

If you have any questions that you would like to discuss regarding a career in ion channel screening, please contact us. For an informal discussion about any of our current vacancies, please contact us today to discover more about what a career at Metrion can offer you. We look forward to hearing from you.