Senior Research Officer, PK-Bioanalysis Assay Scientist

Posted 12 October 2022
Job type Permanent
DisciplineResearch & Development
Contact NameGeorgette Shiels

Job description

BioTalent are pleased to be working with a biotechnology company specializing in the research, discovery, and development of therapies in oncology, autoimmune disease, and pain management. They have developed their own proprietary technology that has introduced a disease-centric approach to treating various diseases. They are looking to bring someone on as a Senior Research Officer specialising in PK-Bioanalysis Assay research and development.

This role will offer you

  • The opportunity to work on a unique platform technology created to treat diseases in various therapeutic areas.

  • Excellent and motivating team environment.

You will be responsible for

  • Create, develop, and adapt bioanalytical methods for preclinical and clinical pharmacokinetics (PK) and immunogenicity assessment for the company’s proprietary platform.

  • Perform method technology transfer and qualification/validation.

  • Provide management of bioanalytical activities outsourced to CROs.

  • Troubleshoot PK and ADA challenges in-house.

  • To support pharmacokinetic, PK/PD and exploratory toxicokinetic studies.

  • Support daily laboratory operations as required.

  • Collaborate with various groups to understand assay requirements and propose appropriate solutions.

  • Evaluate external developments in the area of bioanalytical development and DMPK.


You will bring the following

  • PhD in a relevant discipline with at least 3 years of industrial experience; or MSc with at least 5 years of relevant experience.

  • Hands-on experience in developing and validating immunoassays for pharmacokinetic and immunogenicity assessment of therapeutic proteins.

  • Good knowledge of regulatory guidance such as US FDA, EMA and ICH.

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.