Principal Analytical Development Scientist

Posted 21 February 2023
LocationUnited States of America
Job type Permanent
Contact NameSam Heron

Job description

Principal Scientist, Analytical Development -- TX


BioTalent are partnered with a growing biotechnology company specializing in the production of cell and gene therapies. They are currently looking to add a senior leadership member to their Analytical Development team.


In this position, you will:

  • Authoring, editing, and reviewing documentation.
  • Coordinating the training, activities, and professional growth of the Analytical Development team.
  • Assisting in resolving instrumentation issues, as well as OOS, and OOT scenarios.
  • Overseeing the design, execution, and analysis of analytical methods
  • Coordinating multiple experiments, designing and executing analytical methods and associated results reporting.
  • Training junior members of the Analytical Development team in the use of lab equipment & instrumentation.
  • Serving as technical lead for multiple projects, interacting with clients and/or other external collaborators or sponsors, working in a matrix environment & regularly interfacing with personnel in QC, QA, PD, and other departments


Preferred Qualifications include:

  • Ph.D. + 3 years or MS + 6 years of experience
  • Experience with assays such as cell-based assays (potency, activity), viral titration methods (plaque assay, TCID50), DLS, ddPCR, qPCR, HPLC, ELISA, FACS, and mammalian tissue culture
  • Virology experience is strongly preferred


Please apply to this posting or reach out to for a confidential conversation to learn more!