Protein Scientist – Cambridge
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Protein Scientist to join a leading and expanding life sciences company based in Cambridge. As an organisation they are developing a cutting-edge technology for a strong therapeutic product pipeline within oncology and inflammatory diseases.
As the Protein Scientist you will be responsible for the expression and biophysical characterisation of candidates generated by phage display. You will also identify and engineer leads with good drug development properties- using half-life extension technologies. Other key duties will include-
-Clone, express, purify and characterise proteins for characterisation work, binding studies and stability testing.
-Clone, express and characterise recombinant antigen proteins for phage screens from a range of expression platforms.
-Characterisation using a range of methods including HPLC, SDS-page, IEF and SPR.
-Engineer products with serum half-life extension technologies.
-Support the tech transfer of assays.
– Contribute to lab set up and organisation.
-Develop bench scale protein purification methods.
-Maintain and establish cell lines.
-Set up and carry out HPLC assays for characterisation.
-Carry out stability studies on in-house proteins.
To be considered for this opportunity you must be educated to BSc or MSc level in a life sciences related field. Significant lab experience of working with a range of expression platforms is required, as is a strong background in protein sciences- protein production techniques, AKTA purification, protein engineering and HPLC assays for characterisation.
This is a superb opportunity and in return the company are offering a competitive salary and benefits package. For further information on this fantastic opportunity please contact myself, Lauren Gripton, at Paramount Recruitment, on email@example.com .
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Job Reference: Lg36456_1549896870
Broadcast As: 196
Salary To: Negotiable
Job Type: Full Time
Job Term: Permanent
Job Industry: Biotech
Job Specialism: Science R and D
Recruitment Consultant: Lauren Gripton