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Assay Development Scientist

£38,000 - £42,000 per annum
Job Reference: J5635421
Updated On: 03/09/2021
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Biotechnology, Clinical Research Organisation

Skills: Life Sciences - Molecular Biology, Life Sciences - Bioassay, Life Sciences - Immunoassay, Life Sciences - Bioanalytical, Life Sciences - Assay Development, Life Sciences - Assay Validation, Life Sciences - Immunology

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Assay Development Scientist to join a leading Contract Research Organisation based in the London area. As the Assay Development Scientist you will be responsible for developing and validating molecular based assays.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Assay Development Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Developing and Validating molecular biology or virology based assays such as ELISAs, PCR, plaque assays, antibody tests, ELISpot etc...

2. Creating and writing SOPs and ensuring compliance to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) standards

3. As a Assay Development Scientist, you will train more junior members of staff on various novel assays developed.

4. Perform analysis of data for immunoassays and present the results to clients using programmes such as GraphPad

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Assay Development Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant PhD degree or Masters with Industry experience in a Life Science background such as Molecular Biology, Virology, Immunology etc...

2. Proven laboratory experience in developing and validating assays such as ELISA, PCR, ELISpot, Gyrolab, ECLIA, plaque assays etc...

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with GCP as well as assay development and validation.

Key Words: ELISA / PCR / ELISpot / Gyrolab / ECLIA / Plaque Assay / GCP / CRO / London / Contract Research Organisation / Assay Development / Assay Validation / Molecular Biology / Virology / Immunology / Immunoassay / Good Clinical Practice / qPCR / Western Blot / R&D / SOPs
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DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.