Position: Senior Research Scientist
Salary: £22-25 p/h
Employment type: 12 Month Temporary Contract
Working as part of the larger Discovery Sciences team, you will be focussed on advances in new drug discovery technologies across a number of therapeutic areas including; oncology, respiratory, cardiovascular and neurosciences. You will be supporting projects across the drug discovery pipelines.
•Design, develop and validate biochemical assays for implementation in drug discovery projects (fluorescence, luminescence, mass spectrometry, biophysical)
•Work alongside the High Throughput Screening and Mechanistic Biology & Profiling teams
•Develop assays for compound screening and mechanism of action studies
•Implement work-plans and achieve objectives to agreed timelines
•Contribute to projects through scientific meetings, presentations, and authorship on peer-reviewed publications
•PhD in Biology, Pharmacology, Biochemistry or related discipline
•Experience in design, development, optimisation and validation of biochemical assays, with an understanding of the application of assays delivering mechanistic insights into compound mode of action
•Experience with Mass Spec
•Cell Culture and Cell Assay development experience
•Experience working in external collaborations
If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively, please email a copy of your CV to Harrison.firstname.lastname@example.org. If you require any more information on this role, or any other role, please call Harrison on 07799908532.