Senior Scientist

£40000 - £45000 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. United Kingdom
Cambridge, England
Posting date: 30 Apr 2021

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Oncology Bioscience group in the UK as a laboratory based scientist. You will join a large and dynamic team to delivery high quality data to support drug discovery.

Job Responsibilities

  • Delivering ex vivo pharmacodynamic data according to the study plan as agreed with the team leader or project supervisor
  • Designing, performing and interpreting pharmacodynamic tumour data from in vivo studies using RNA and protein profiling techniques eg western blotting, ELISA, qPCR
  • Providing expert interpretation of the data, identifying innovative solutions to problems and putting forward plans for further experiments
  • Communicating experimental data and key findings in a clear and concise manner to project teams
  • Generating and maintaining clear experimental records
  • Maintaining an awareness of current developments in the literature to support projects

Skills and Requirements

  • PhD or 3 years of relevant industrial laboratory experience in pharmacology, in vivo, cell biology, biochemistry, or a related field
  • Evidence of strong technical and experimental ability to deliver data from the lab
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Positive and collaborative team player with willingness to improve and learn new skills
  • Passion for experimental work with a desire to pursue a career from the lab

To Apply

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