Technical Specialist – Metabolite Identification

Technical Specialist – Metabolite Identification Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Technical Specialist – Metabolite Identification to join our team.


  • Lead process improvement and new service development projects;
  • Increase the profile of the department externally by publishing papers/posters and participation in expert groups;
  • Work with the Study Director on client communication, contributing scientifically to client discussions as appropriate;
  • Interpret the relevant data and prepare accurate scientific study updates and contribute to reports;
  • Be the Technical Specialist/Expert in structure elucidation.


  • Experience of working in a GLP facility;
  • PhD, MSc or BSc in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related subject;
  • Proficient in the use of High-Resolution Mass Spectrometers e.g. Waters Vion, Thermo QExactive;
  • Proficient in the use of relevant software such as Xcalibur, Waters UNIFY, Compound Discoverer;
  • Experience in metabolite identification in a CRO or Pharmaceutical/Agrochemical company;
  • LC-MS/MS data interpretation skills;
  • Scientific data interpretation, reporting and presentation skills;
  • Knowledge of metabolism/metabolic reactions.