Proclinical Staffing

Senior Research Scientist

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
02 Mar 2021
16 Mar 2021
Alex Bero
R & D , Scientific
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
Proclinical is in search for a talented Senior Research Scientist in England. There is an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a lab-based scientist and be part of a scientifically vibrant and driven department. Applying your knowledge and expertise in cell biology you will work closely with therapeutic area colleagues to design and implement target discovery screens.

Job Responsibilities

Lab-based scientist, delivering expertise in cellular screening, while working in partnership with colleagues to characterise and triage lead compounds from phenotypic screens for target discovery.Generate quantitative data to identify and prioritise biological pathways for target validation.Maintain awareness of current developments in the literature and contribute to continuous improvement of techniques and processes.Represent the department and achieve scientific visibility through project contributions and presentations at internal meetings, as well as external collaborations, conference presentations and peer-reviewed publications.

Skills and Requirements

Ph.D in Biology, Molecular or Cell biology, Pharmacology or related discipline, or a BSc/MScHighly proficient in cell biology techniques including culture of complex/primary cell models (eg IPSC), reagent delivery by electroporation or transfectionSignificant experience in the development and execution of medium/high throughput phenotypic screening workflows and their associated automation components, associated end point assays (including high-content image analysis) and data analysis.An enthusiastic self-starter with first rate problem solving skills, coupled with tenacity and attention to detail to see decisions through, even in situations of ambiguity.

To Apply

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.


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