In vitro Scientist (R&D)

Job Ref: J30578
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Biotech/Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals
Job Type: Temporary
Date Added: 13 February 2019
  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK Cambridge Cambridgeshire UK CB21 6GP
  • £43,000 - £52,000 per Annum
  • UmulKulthum Ahmed
  • 0203 096 4529

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An opportunity for an experienced In vitro Scientist to join a Global Biopharmaceutical Company

Job Title: In vitro Scientist (R&D)

Duration: 6 month and 12 month contracts available: with a view to extension

Salary: £43,000 to £52,000 per annum depending on experience

Location: Cambridge

SRG are working with a Global Pharmaceutical Company who are looking for an In vitro scientist to join their Hepatic Safety & ADME team (Drug Safety and Metabolism department).

Responsibilities include:

* Designing in vitro experiments in relation to the liver-target-organ strategy across the toxicology portfolio* Develop expert knowledge and practical capabilities in investigating drug metabolism using appropriate biomarkers* Validation of novel physiological hepatic models including flow-based microphysiological systems such as organ-on-a-chip technology* Performing cell-based assays and culturing cells as 2D and 3D spheroid models* Analyse, interpret and share data and results with fellow scientists within the team


* PhD level education (or MSc + extensive experience) in Toxicology, Pharmacology or scientifically relevant field* Experience with designing and executing in vitro molecular and biochemical experiments to determine therapeutic effects on biological systems and models (ideally liver biology)* Strong understanding and practical application of Toxicology research* Prior familiarity of performing 3D cell culture or microphysiological systems (desirable)* Ability to collaborate well with other scientists and colleagues * An awareness of novel in vitro methods developed through actively reading literature and networking

If you would like to apply for this position, please apply below. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Rachael Usher at . For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Rachael on 0161 868 2250.

Keywords: liver safety, drug metabolism, hepatic injury, cell culture, toxicology, biomarker, drug development, therapeutics.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.

15/03/2019 11:26:34
GBP 43000 43000.