Research Scientist - Protein Purification

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Cambridge
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Nov 2016
Closes
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Protein, Purification, AKTA, affinity chromatography, SEC, SDS-PAGE, Western, Antibodies My client are and innovative and expanding Biopharmaceutical company who are looking for an enthusiastic laboratory based research associate to support our in-house purification of antibodies and other proteins to aid our antibody drug discovery platform. The Role Purification of expressed proteins from mammalian cell culturePurification of in-house produced antibodiesPurification of in-house produced antigensBiophysical QC of above materials (SEC, SDS-PAGE, Western etc.)Clear and accurate record keeping The Candidate Essential Relevant BSc or MSc in Biological SciencesExperience in protein purification (preferably antibodies), the use of AKTA FPLC's and biochemistry are essential.Experienced in Protein A and other affinity chromatographyGood grounding in other purification techniques, IEX, SEC etc.Experienced in using AKTA FPLC's purification systemsExperienced in Unicorn softwareAble to design and optimise multistep purificationsAbility to multitaskAbility to work to deadlines Desirable Biotech or Industry experienceExperience of Phynexus purification System or other automated small scale purification systemsExperience of TFF (UF/DF)Experience in formulation and/or stability studies The Benefits Expanding BiotechCutting Edge ResearchGreat Progression OpportunityHighly Competitive Salary and Benefits PackageCambridge Location If you think you match the skills listed above and are looking for a new challenge in the Biotech industry, then please apply with your CV or call William Ashbrook on for a completely confidential chat about your situation.