Principal Scientist - Bioanalysis

Posted 14 December 2022
Salary Competitive
Job type Permanent
Contact NameAlexander Garrett

Job description

BioTalent is excited to be partnering with a leading global pharmaceutical services company who are seeking a highly specialised Principal Scientist to be a key Subject Matter Expert and the operational lead within their analytics team. This is a hugely exciting role for someone looking to take on a leadership position and grow a high-performing team!

You would be responsible for the oversight and management of large molecule bioanalytical studies (method development & validation, sample analysis and equipment validation studies), as well as contributing to bioanalytical scientific and regulatory strategies and leading scientists in the lab.

The key responsibilities for the role are:
  • Overall management of both regulatory and non-regulatory studies which includes equipment validation, providing regulatory expertise for the interpretation and implementation of regulatory requirements relating to the bioanalysis of large molecules (PK, ADA and biomarkers).
  • Operational management of lab teams, providing technical, practical and scientific direction.
  • Lead method development and troubleshooting activities for large molecule techniques.
  • Support the design and management of the validation/revalidation of lab equipment and the associated software including computerised system validation.
  • Provide scientific support and direction to clients on their key projects.

The key experiences you need to be successful are:
  • An extensive background in large molecule bioanalysis.
  • Established experience conducting method and analytical development activities.
  • Experience leading a team, from recruitment and onboarding to training and development.
  • A high standard of precision and accuracy and to comply with all the laboratory's GLP/ GCP procedures.

Please send a copy of your CV to to apply!