Scientist, Biomarker Discovery

Posted 29 October 2023
Job type Permanent
Discipline Research & Development
Contact NameGeorgette Shiels

Job description

BioTalent is pleased to be working with an innovative oncology-focused biotechnology company designing the next generation of antibody-drug conjugates to treat cancer with significantly reduced harmful side effects. They are seeking a passionate and innovative Scientist to join their growing biology team based near Manchester. You would join as a Scientist in Biomarker Discovery focusing on handling and analysing patient samples and expertise in flow cytometry.


This role will offer you

  • The opportunity to be a key player in the direction of this up-and-coming drug development company.
  • Excellent career development opportunities to specialise and become the subject matter expert and lead within this growing company.
  • A motivating, challenging and purposeful work environment as part of a close-knit team.


You will be responsible for

  • Design, conduct and analyse in-house flow cytometry data for biomarker characterisation and discovery.
  • Prepare primary and human-derived cells, staining and flow analysis.
  • Implementation of flow cytometry into the drug discovery workflow.
  • Lead flow, imaging and cell engineering approaches.
  • Owning and developing your work to contribute to team innovation.
  • Maintain accurate experiment records and reports.


You will bring the following

  • PhD in Cell Biological Sciences or other relevant subjects.
  • OR BSc/MSc and 2+ years of experience using flow cytometry in industry or academia.
  • Experience in cellular and molecular methods for characterisation, including expertise working with primary and patient-derived cells.


If you would like to apply, please send a copy of your CV to BioTalent Ltd are acting as an employment agency in relation to this opportunity.