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If you are passionate about scientific innovation, collaboration and helping patients get the treatments they need sooner, browse our current opportunities.

Together we can help to reshape medicines discovery

We are an equal opportunities employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce.

MDC will welcome applications from all suitably qualified applicants regardless of disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment status, marital or civil partnership status, race, religion/belief or age.

Please note: we don’t accept unsolicited approaches from recruitment agencies.

Speculative applications

We welcome speculative CVs from people with backgrounds in data science, drug discovery science, and commercial life sciences. Submit your CV >

Lighthouse Lab Future Lab Scientist Opportunities

Medicines Discovery Catapult (MDC) are proud to be working in partnership with the Department of Health, UK Biocentre and the University of Glasgow to help with the fight against COVID-19. Under the partnership UK Lighthouse Labs, MDC are responsible for running and managing the laboratory at the impressive Alderley Park site in Cheshire, which is the UK’s largest single site life science campus.

We have a team of Lab Scientists responsible for unpacking samples and processing through the lab assay workflow testing for SARS-CoV-2 virus infection that causes COVID-19. Find out more and apply >