We are looking for dynamic, enthusiastic, hard working and intellectually curious individuals to join us in our quest to further commercialize our ground breaking synthetic biology technology, and support our next phase of growth.

As a leader in the UK pharmaceutical and biotech industry, the Scotsman named Synpromics as one of the top 5 innovative companies in life sciences in Scotland. If you’ve got big ambitions, you should be able to fulfil them here.

As an AskBio company, Synpromics’ technology is now integrated into a wider gene therapy platform with the potential to impact thousands of lives through the development of novel gene medicines. There are opportunities to contribute to this life-changing research and development both with Synpromics and AskBio. See below for our current vacancies.

If you’re interested in joining the team and want to be considered for one of our opportunities, submit your CV to us.

We’re continuing to grow as a business, so even if none of the current opportunities are right for you, get in touch at info@synpromics.com or visit https://askbio.com/careers/ to view the available positions with the wider organization.

Current Vacancies


Reporting to the Director of Bioinformatics, you will work as part of an established, multidisciplined team incorporating; software, bioinformatics, machine learning and biology. Find out more about the role and how to apply.

Developmental Neurobiologist

This challenging role is at the forefront of gene regulation, developing solutions for gene therapy to treat CNS related disorders. As technical lead for the CNS, you will develop approaches to identify regulatory sequences to build synthetic promoters and gene expression cassettes collaborating with the Design and Bioinformatics teams. Find out more about the role and how to apply.

Manufacturing Technician/Manufacturing Scientists

The role will primarily involve the production and purification of virus from mammalian cells therefore experience of manufacturing processes (USP/DSP and QC) would be highly advantageous. Ideally you will have experience of recombinant protein, virus or biologic manufacture in an industrial setting. Find out more about the role and how to apply.

Scientist - Molecular/Cellular Biology

You will join the rapidly expanding platform R&D team to develop the next generation of gene therapy treatments. The ideal candidate will have a good grounding in molecular and cellular biology with knowledge of gene transcription and control mechanisms surrounding gene regulation. Find out more about the role and how to apply.