Senior Scientst, Upstream Process Sciences

Job Ref: J31025
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Biotech/Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 02 April 2019
  • Halewood, Merseyside, England, UK Halewood Merseyside UK L24 8RB
  • Competitive
  • Behruz Sheikh
  • 0161 868 2202

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An exciting opportunity for an Senior Upstream Development Scietist to join a world leading Biopharmaceutical company

Job Title: Senior Upstream Development Scientist Duration: Permanent Location: North West England

SRG are working with a market leading Biopharmaceutical Company who are looking for a Senior Upstream Process Development Scientist. You will be working on a new gene therapy project which will involve design, development and scale up of bioreactors. This role will require leadership responsibilities as your time will be spent 50% hands on in the lab and 50% on project and product support.

Benefits -15% bonus -8% pension -Life insurance and healthcare

Responsibilities include:

  • Design, development and scale up of bioreactors
  • Developing, troubleshooting and optimising new methods
  • Being involved directly in team leading, project support and product development

Requirements include:

  • Relevant scientific degree (or equivalent), a PhD is preferred but not compulsory
  • Experience in design, development and scaling up of bioreactors which can come from an engineering or bioprocess background
  • Experience of leading small teams or operational management is ideal

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Tyler Datlen at formore information regarding this position or any others, please call Tyler on 0161 868 2212.

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies.

SRG are the UK number 1 recruitment company specialising in the science, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, renewable, biotech, chemicals and medical devices sectors. As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

Keywords: Protein, mammalian cell, CHO, gene therapy, bioprocess, bioreactors, scale up, development, upstream, process development, shake flask, USP, optimisation, GMP, cGMP, experimental design,

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.

02/05/2019 15:11:06