Biotechnologist – antibodies – Reading
A unique and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Junior Biotechnologist to join an international biopharmaceutical company who have opened a brand new state-of-the-art manufacturing process development facility in Reading. As an organisation they are entering into a significant period of growth and investment to support the next phase of development for their innovative R&D pipeline.
As a Biotechnologist you will join a fun, cross functional and young process development team. This role is laboratory based and will involve performing a wide range of activities in the laboratory such as cell culture, bioreactor operation, purification and analytical assays.
* Perform a range of techniques independently within the laboratory to support the company’s process development activities:
Cell culture of mammalian cells and operation of bioreactors
Purification using AKTA chromatography systems and filtrations system
Analytical testing of antibody products for purity via a range of techniques including ELISA, qPCR, UPLC and ceSDS
* Perform data analysis and interpretation of your experiments to high standards
* Record results from your experiments accurately and clearly via presentations and reports
* General housekeeping, stock taking, ordering, laboratory cleaning, reagent/buffer prep.
* Compliance with health, safety, environmental and quality standards and procedures
*BSc/MSc in Biological Sciences or Bio-Engineering.
*1-2 years’ industrial experience – either as part of an industrial placement in a degree or as a junior scientist/technician.
*Ideally previous experience either cell culture, purification or process analytics.
*Willingness to work flexibility across the 3 areas (cell culture, analytical and purification) in a new and dynamic environment and build strong, positive relationships with other team members.
*The ability to troubleshoot unexpected scientific and technical issues.
*Ability to keep accurate records, work to agreed timelines, manage resources and conform with applicable safety regulations and SOPs
*High proficiency with MS Office, statistics and graphing software
This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated scientist to join an expanding company and to gain experience across a range of process development areas. For further information on this superb opportunity please feel free to contact myself, Lauren Gripton of Paramount Recruitment, email@example.com
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Job Reference: Lg75345_1550502550
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