Principal Protein Chemist

Posted 10 May 2023
Job type Permanent
Discipline Research & Development
Contact NameLewis Besbeech

Job description

We have a highly stimulating and engaging opportunity for a Principal Scientist who specialises in Protein Chemistry, this exciting role will be working with a global life sciences leader who are situated in Slough, UK.

This position will allow the successful candidate to lead and oversee experimental teams with all relevant scientific activities which include: project management, study design, scientific review, coaching and mentoring, light hands-on laboratory work and technology scouting and implementation.

You will be responsible for:
  • Oversight and execution of departmental scientific activities.
  • Assessing and optimising Protein Chemistry methods and applications.
  • Technology scouting and support with implementing new in-house technologies.
  • Providing leadership and scientific direction whilst deploying strong collaborations across the Bio R&D department.
  • External collaborations – publications, conferences and workshops.
  • Protein Chemistry SME duties – steering analytical discussions, data configurations for project context and contribution to project decision-making.
You will bring the following:
  • PhD in a relevant field or equivalent industrial experience (Ideal area of study: Biochemistry, Protein Science, Biomanufacturing, Biotechnology).
  • Extensive analytical laboratory experience focusing on Protein Chemistry.
  • Working knowledge and practise of liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry, separation methods for protein analysis and QbD for method development.
  • Good understanding of novel technologies and its application to protein analysis.
  • Experience with a variety of protein formats.

If you would like to learn more about this unique opportunity or to recommend a valued professional from your network, you can reach out using the contacts below. // +44 (0)2033438780

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