Clinical Research Scientist

£Competitive + 27 Days Holiday, Bonus, Pension



Dyson are looking for a well organised Clinical Research Scientist to help support the clinical science team to deliver clinical study projects both internally and externally to Dyson which will generate safety and efficacy data for our products.

Market Overview

Dyson is a fast paced environment with high demands on quality and novel innovation. It is known for its fresh approach to Design. The Head of this team needs to thrive under pressure and be able to deftly juggle priorities and flex to the dynamic and agile environment that comes with this creative setting.

Function Overview

It takes real ingenuity to find new ways of doing things. Smarter technologies. Lighter, stronger materials. And quieter, cleaner power systems. Our Research & Science teams – scientists, mechanical engineers and specialists across each of product category – are the experimenters and risk-takers behind Dyson problem-solving. Whether it’s in-house development, sourcing outside technology partners, or driving collaboration with partner universities, we lead the way in finding the next generation of Dyson technology. Which is why anyone can find themselves presenting to James Dyson himself.


• Developing and writing trial protocols (outlining the purpose and methodology of a trial). • Presenting trial protocols to key stakeholders. • Inputting into design of data collection forms, case report forms (CRFs). • Coordinating with the contract research organisations (CROs), ethics committee and internal clinical science team. • Identifying and assessing the suitability of facilities to be used as the clinical trial site. • Identifying/selecting an investigator who will be responsible for the conduct of the trial at the trial site. • Liaising with investigators on conduct of the trial. • Setting up the trial sites, which includes ensuring each centre has the trial materials, including the trial product. Plus training the site staff to trial-specific industry standards. • Monitoring the trial throughout its duration, which involves visiting the trial sites on a regular basis. • Verifying that data entered on to the CRFs is consistent with patient clinical notes. • Writing visit reports and filing and collating trial documentation and reports. • Ensuring all unused trial supplies are accounted for. • Closing down trial sites on completion of the trial. • Discussing results with a biostatistician, responsible for writing technical trial reports. • Archiving study documentation and correspondence. • Preparing final reports and occasionally manuscripts for publication.


• Biomedical Science degree • Excellent knowledge of the clinical trials in both academia and industry. • Ability to work independently, creatively and with determination. • Excellent organisational and communication skills • Work closely with a range of skill sets within the project team. • Self starting and motivated to make the clinical science research team efficient and effective.

Benefits Overview

Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.

Posted: 9-Feb-2017

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