210468843 – Senior Scientist (Upstream Processing) – Permanent

Job Description

Category: Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

Full Time – 2020-06-29 13:46:59
Senior Scientist (Upstream Processing) The Role: A fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic Senior Scientist (Upstream) to join the innovation team of a growing biotechnology company. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering upstream development; microbial fermentation/ mammalian cell line development on assigned contracts. The role will also involve project management and execution of; method development, validation and managing the technology transfer of projects into GMP manufacturing. The Company: A growing biotechnology company with expertise in the manufacture of biologics. Experience: * Minimum MSc or equivalent experience in relevant biochemistry subject * Strong practical experience in analytical method for virus/ DNA quantity and quality (HPLC, ELISA, PCR) * Previous experience with mammalian cell culture and virus production is essential * Previous bioreactor/ fermentation experience is preferred * Strong awareness of industry/ GMP working standards is advantageous * Good communication and strong practical skills are essential Keywords: Scientist, microbial fermentation, microbe, ferment, GMP, production, manufacturing, agarose gel, OD analysis, mammalian cell culture, virus processing, mammalian, cell culture, bioreactor. Harris Lord is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this role.