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Senior Research Scientist, Microbiology


SGD Competitive Remuneration Package
Research Engineering
Singapore - Singapore

About us

To review, develop, design and deliver experimental programmes with engineering colleagues to develop and evaluate new category and related devices. A strong ability to work autonomously with experience in 3rd party auditing would be beneficial. Effective communicate to a non-scientific audience as well as peers

The role requires a large amount of cross disciplinary working so a desire to try and to learn is essential.  Flexibility and an ability to use previous experience on new problems is very much desirable along with a lateral approach to problem solving.

About the role

  • Research and development of lab based methods and experiments for new category projects

  • Critic published data and have good analytical ability 

  • Collection and reporting of results to aid product design decisions.

  • Deliver specialist knowledge to Engineers and management team as part of project progress reviews

  • Support marketing, sales and other functions with science knowledge as required

About you

  • A passion for science and problem solving in a product development context. Application of knowledge to new challenges

  • Extensive experience of microbiology in a fast paced R&D environment with auditing experience

  • A working knowledge and understanding of fundamental scientific theories specifically in the field of microbiology, biological science or hygiene

  • Knowledge of standards and procedures required for the efficient and safe running of a microbiology laboratory

  • A creative problem solver who is intellectually sharp

  • Good organisational skills, prioritise tasks and co-ordinate with the work of others

  • Clear logical thought and attention to detail. Able to work autonomously and to perform in depth reviews of published literature

  • Good communication and presentation skills

  • Able to execute experimental programs and critic results, summarising findings and making recommendations

  • Willing to challenge assumptions or methods, pre-empt problems and find solutions

  • Able to multitask without losing focus in a rapidly changing environment


Dyson Singapore monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and bonuses. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy a transport allowance and comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fueling and realizing ambition.

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