Associate Scientist Cell Line DevelopmentA well-established biotech is looking for an associate scientist to join their cell line development team.Location: CambridgeFull Time 37.5 hours/weekPermanent roleSalary...
Cell Line Scientist
A well-established biotech is looking for a cell line specialist to join their development team.
Full Time - 37.5 hours/week
Salary from £28k/annum - DOE
As an experienced cell culture specialist you will be in charge of the culture of patented mammalian cell line for the production of molecules.
Your expertise will be with mammalian cell routine techniques of passaging and protein production, ideally with CHO cells.
You will be well versed in techniques such as cloning, transfection, protein expression, purification and analysis.
You will have experience of using sequencing for cloning and protein expression projects.
Your ability to work independently and to deadline will be essential to produce molecules according to established protocols and present results to colleagues or clients.
Experience of working in a research laboratory will equips you to troubleshooting and implement new protocols.
Focused on delivering the results, the company is also keen to promote development and there will be opportunities to contribute to projects and learn new skills.
Skills: * MSc or PhD, or equivalent, with proven laboratory expertise (E)
* Post-Doc or industry experience (D)
* Mammalian cell culture, cloning and protein production (E)
* CHO cells experience (D)
* Knowledge of Molecular Biology techniques, PCR, ELISA, SDs-PAGE, affinity chromatography (E)
* Ability to work to procedures and quality standards (E)
* Working independently and as part of a team (E)
* Experience in R&D and/or manufacturing environment (D)
The above list of responsibilities is not exhaustive, and you may be required to undertake other responsibilities and training as requested by your line manager.
The company is based on a very popular and well developed science park south of Cambridge that offers commuting buses to the city centre and ample parking if you drive to work.
There is an on-site restaurant/café for lunch and a large park where tables are available for lunch during the summer months.
The company offers benefits including cycle to work scheme and private medical insurance.
If this role is of interest please apply online or for more information contact Lynda Dupont on 01223 607855.
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.