Viral Vector Scientist- Oxford
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Viral Vector Scientist to join an innovative and entrepreneurial biotechnology company based in Oxford. As an organisation they offer services and technologies that support the international bio therapeutics market. The company continue to enjoy a significant period of growth so it’s an ideal time to join their highly motivated and talented team!
As a Viral Vector Scientist you will work on both internal platform development and commercial projects, mainly focused on adenovirus and rAAV vector engineering, production and analysis. You will also look at novel bioproduction methodologies and provide support to more junior members of the team.
Other key responsibilities will include-
-Working closely with both internal and external stakeholders to define project goals and drive projects forward.
-Train junior staff and technicians in the lab.
-Acting as a technical expert and providing project updates and summaries.
-Promote the implementation of new methods, technologies and processes.
-Support the line manager with customer interactions.
-Keep up-to date with scientific literature and advancements within the gene therapy field.
– Educated to MSc level in a relevant scientific discipline and 2-3 years’ lab experience. PhD candidates with 1 years’ industry are also encouraged to apply.
– Strong experience of viral vector engineering, production and characterisation
– Experience with Adenoviral and/or rAAV vectors
– Experience of analytical techniques such as qPCR etc
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic company and to really make a difference in the company’s technical capabilities and technologies. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Keywords- virus, viral, scientist, analytical, cell engineering, vector, vectors, gene therapy, phd, msc, adenovirus, aav, adeno-associated virus
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Job Reference: Lg54535_1560779322
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