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GDSI VACANCIES

Required experts:

GDSI are looking for suitably qualified experts for a number of positions:

Team Leader/Senior Expert in agrigenomics, project management and SME development (520 working days over 30 months starting in October 2020).

Qualifications and skills

  • Bachelor degree in Basic Sciences (e.g. Biology, Molecular Biology/Genetics, Animal Genetics, Veterinary, Plant Genetics, Biotechnology), Engineering (e.g. Molecular Biology/Genetics, Animal Genetics, Biotechnology, Agriculture, Food, Chemical Eng.)
  • Excellent command of English (speaking, reading and writing)
  • A post-graduate degree (MSc or PhD) in a relevant area.

General professional experience

  • Minimum 7 years of working experience following the attainment of a Bachelor’s degree.

Specific professional experience

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in projects/programs management and/or institutions/organizations management and/or product life cycle management services to SMEs
  • Minimum 2 years in provision of business development services (e.g. consultancy/ marketing/ product development/ brand management/ R&D) in agrigenomics and/or biotechnology sectors and/or a high throughput genotypinc center

Business Development in Biotechnology sector/ non-key expert (140 working days)

Qualifications and skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, Basic Sciences (i.e. Biology, Molecular Biology/Genetics, Animal Genetics, Plant Genetics, Biotechnology, Veterinary, Agriculture, Food, Chemical Eng. Etc.) or in equivalent disciplines
  • Good command of English (speaking, reading and writing).

General professional experience

  • Minimum 3 years professional experience.

Specific professional experience

  •  Minimum 3 years of experience in business development in related disciplines.

Accreditation and Quality Management (A&QME) expert in Agrigenomics/Non-key expert (100 working days).

Qualifications and skills

  • Bachelor degree in Business Administration, Veterinary, Agriculture, Basic Sciences (i.e. Biology, Molecular Biology/Genetics, Animal Genetics, Plant Genetics, Biotechnology etc.), Engineering (i.e. Molecular Biology/Genetics, Animal Genetics, Plant Genetics, Biotechnology, Veterinary, Agriculture, Food, Chemical Eng. Etc.) or in equivalent disciplines
  • Good command of English (speaking, reading and writing)

General professional experience:

  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience

Specific professional experience

  • 3 years of experience in quality management in the Agrigenomics and/or biotechnology sector
  • Experience in service manual preparation of R&D laboratories, ISO certification (e.g. ISO 90001, ISO 17025, ISO 17043, etc.) and biotechnology laboratory accreditation.


Validation in Agrigenomics expert/non-key expert (60 working days)

Qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, Veterinary, Agriculture, Basic Sciences (i.e. Biology, Molecular Biology/Genetics, Animal Genetics, Plant Genetics, Biotechnology, Veterinary, Agriculture, Food, Chemical Eng. Etc.) or in equivalent disciplines
  • Good command of English (speaking, reading and writing).

General professional experience

  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience.

Specific professional experience

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in testing activities in the Agrigenomics and/or biotechnology field in private sector and/or university
  • Experience in at least one of below listed technical fields is required:

  1. SNP based array, sequencing and scoring genotypic data
  2. Other genotyping methods including end point, NGS and real time PCR methods and data analysis
  3. High throughput DNA extraction methods, and automated liquid handlers.
Other short-term non-key experts:
  • Business Plan preparation
  • Business Analyst
  • Patent Engineer/ Attorney
  • Prototyping/Design/Testing
  • Publicity and visibility
  • Event Management
  • Legal issues
  • Diagnostic studies
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Marketing
  • Integrated Risk Management
  • Quality Assurance
  • Desk Research
  • Innovation
CV submission deadline:
2020-05-24
Project start:
2020-10-01
Project duration:
30 months
Responsible:
Korkut Yavuz at opportunities@gdsi.ie