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Assistant Research Scientist

CambridgeshirePermanent
Experience Dependent
Job Reference: J5633362
Updated On: 11/06/2020
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Biotechnology, Life Sciences

Skills: Microbiology - Pharma, Life Sciences - Molecular Biology, Microbiology - Graduate

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Assistant Research Scientist to join a leading biopharmaceutical company based in the Cambridgeshire area. As the Assistant Research Scientist you will be responsible for assisting in the characterisation of novel bacterial isolates to assess their use as therapeutics.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Assistant Research Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will run high throughput bacterial functional screening assays such as PCR to aid in the characterisation of bacterial isolates.

2. As the Assistant Research Scientist you will be responsible for preparing and maintaining the bacterial cell banks.

3. The role of Assistant Research Scientist will involve both hands on microbiology as well as some basic molecular biology.

4. You will also have the opportunity to collaborate with a variety of scientists from different disciplines both internally and externally.

Role Requirements

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

1. Relevant degree in a Microbiology related discipline plus industry experience.

2. Proven industry experience using aseptic technique and working in a regulated environment.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with running PCR and performing microbiological techniques.


Key Words: Research, Laboratory, Scientist, Microbiology, Bacteria, PCR, Assay, Therapeutics, Life Sciences, Aseptic Technique.
Rachel Benjamin
Your Recruitment ConsultantRachel BenjaminRachel.Benjamin@hyperec.com
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