Senior Scientist in Assay Development

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. United Kingdom
Cambridge, England
Posting date: 16 Sep 2020

An excellent pharmaceutical company is looking for an experienced Senior Scientist to oversee Assay Development in Cambridge. This organisation is dedicated to creating a new class of drugs to treat cancer.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop and perform assays to characterise intracellular target protein degradation
  • Develop assays and screen polyproxins for expression and specific degradation of target proteins
  • Develop functional assay to demonstrate MOA of polyproxins
  • Evaluate different polyproxin delivery methods in vitro
  • Record experiments in lab books and databases
  • Set up and manage projects with CROs

Skills and Qualifications

  • Ph.D life sciences or equivalent experience. Industry experience is not essential but desirable.
  • Laboratory skills in cell biology, transfection, luminescent and immunofluorescence assay development.
  • Experience delivering protein/RNA/in vitro and/ or in vivo Experience within industry
  • Assays development and running cell bioassays (reporter gene, IF and bioluminescent readout, ELISA)

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