Viral Clearance Senior Scientist

Posted 15 February 2023
Job type Permanent
DisciplineResearch & Development
Contact NameGeorgette Shiels

Job description

BioTalent are pleased to be working with a world-renowned development and manufacturing company for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. We are looking to recruit a Senior Scientist and a Scientist with experience in downstream purification to join their global Viral Clearance team. You will be a key member of the team working in close collaboration with clients to validate downstream purification processes for viral clearance in accordance with regulatory guidelines.


This role will offer you

  • The opportunity to learn a key and unique skill alongside developing your DSP experience.
  • The opportunity to work on unique and exciting projects alongside their innovative clients.
  • Excellent and established training and further career support and development across the whole company.


You will be responsible for

  • Lead the design, execution and delivery of multiple projects, ensuring safety and quality.
  • Escalate risks and issues in a timely fashion (technical, resource, customer, cost).
  • Collate and analyse data and drive quality decisions on own projects.
  • Operate as part of a cross-functional project team and liaise with external vendors.
  • Author and peer review of internal and external documentation.
  • Prepare and deliver presentations and reports for internal use and for customers.
  • Actively participate in scientific discussions and lead problem-solving activities.
  • Coach, mentor and train more junior members.
  • Identify and implement improvement projects.


You will bring the following

  • BSc or MSc in a relevant scientific discipline
  • Experience in protein purification including chromatography and AKTA systems.
  • Previous experience in viral clearance is desirable.
  • Experience working in a GLP/GMP environment.


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.