Assay Developemnt Scientist

  • Location

    Stevenage, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Life Sciences

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Connor Harknett

  • Contact email:

    Connor.Harknett@volt.eu.com

  • Job ref:

    75920-PHARM-CKT_1581332308

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-11

  • Startdate:

    12/11/19

I am actively seeking an Assay Development Scientist in Stevenage. Please see below.


My client are seen as one of the top ten global biotechnology companies to watch in 2020, who have real focus on the development and commercialisation of unique gene therapies to change lives. They have a strong pipeline with two clinical trials ongoing and two more coming in 2020 which allows them to have a real chance to change the lives of patients by providing directed gene therapy as a life long and potentially curative treatment. This company are fully invested into their employees by providing professional development, flexible work/life balance and a chance to make a real-world impact.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
*You will have a strong focus on developing biochemical assays, including ELISA, flowcytometry, cell-based assay development etc.

*Identify and develop new assays and analytical techniques. While also, Following existing SOPs for cell assays.

*Must be able to analyse and interpret data which the results will need to be presented in team meetings and company wide meetings.


*You will be asked to provide advice and guidance to junior researchers to allow effective running of the laboratory.

REQUIREMENTS

*Must Educated to degree level or equivalent with a pharmaceutical related or bio tech related degree.

*Prior experience in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry, minimum 2-3 years.

*Experience in performing biochemical, biophysical and/or cell-based assay techniques, including ELISA, HTRF, Biacore etc.

* Prior experience working with viral vectors ( AAV) and within ATMP's company would be ideal.