Analytical Viral Vector Scientist Oxford
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Analytical Viral Vector Scientist to join an innovative and entrepreneurial biotechnology company based in Oxford. As an organisation they offer services and products to the international gene therapy market. They are currently enjoying a time of significant growth and they have recently expanded their state-of-the art laboratories, so it’s an ideal time to be joining the team.
As an Analytical Scientist you will be involved in a range of projects focusing on developing analytical processes for both viral vector and protein based biotherapeutics. You will work closely with cross functional Process Development teams to design projects and work on internal platform development.
Further key responsibilities will include-
-Defining project goals and delivering laboratory work to planned project objectives.
-Maintaining laboratory standards and ensuring best practice.
-Reporting on project progress and providing summaries.
-Establishing SOPs and methods, and in utilizing the internal LIMS system.
-Promote and suggest implementation of new methods, technologies and processes.
-Provide accurate record keeping at all times.
-Support the Line Manager in the smooth running of the group.
-MSc or PhD in a relevant scientific subject.
-Commercial laboratory experience within the life sciences industry.
-Developing multiple analytical techniques and authoring SOPs.
-Developing and testing of ELISAs against new proteins.
-HPLC for analysing proteins (antibodies) and viral vectors (lentivirus or AAV)
-qPCR quantification of virus particles.
-Use of SPR or QCM techniques for measuring protein binding kinetics
-Knowledge of automation approaches for analytical methods, and implementation of sample tracking systems is particularly desirable.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic company and to really make a difference in the company’s technical capabilities and technologies for gene therapy. In return they are offering an excellent salary and benefits package. For further information on this fantastic opportunity please contact myself, Lauren Gripton, at Paramount Recruitment, on email@example.com.
Keywords- AAV, adeno viral, adeno virus vector, virus, viral, scientist, analytical, cell engineering, vector, vectors, gene therapy, phd, msc, chemistry.
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Job Reference: Lg6456_1529562105
Broadcast As: 196
Salary Currency: GBP
Salary per: Annum
Job Type: Full Time
Job Term: Permanent
Job Industry: Biotech
Job Specialism: Science R and D
Recruitment Consultant: Lauren Gripton