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Senior Scientist - Antibody Expression

London, LondonPermanent
Experience Dependent
Job Reference: J5634506
Updated On: 09/03/2021
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Science

Skills: Biochemistry - Purification (Bench scale), Life Sciences - Cellular Biology, Life Sciences - Molecular Biology, Life Sciences - Expression, Life Sciences - Cell Culture

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Senior Scientist - Antibody Expression to join a leading Biotechnology business based in the London area. As the Senior Scientist - Antibody Expression you will be responsible for setting up and running the in-house expression of Antibodies and Recombinant proteins as well as developing a team around you.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Protein Expression Scientist with an in-depth knowledge of plasmid design and transfection optimisation, to set up their own Lab and take ownership of the Antibody production for the business.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Senior Scientist - Antibody Expression will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Extensive knowledge of Antibody and Recombinant protein expression in Mammalian expressions systems including CHO and HEK293.

2. Strong background in Molecular Biology for the design of plasmids for protein expression as well as a good understanding of Cell Culture techniques and Cell Biology.

3. Ability to optimise and improve yields of Antibody's and Recombinant Proteins at bench scale (ml to Ls)

4. As you set up the processes you will begin to build a team to support you in your work.

Role Requirements

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

1. Relevant PhD in a Life Sciences discipline (or equivalent industry experience) with extensive experience of Protein Expression in Mammalian Cell lines, including CHO and HEK.

2. Proven experience in optimising Plasmid transfection and process development for Antibody and protein expression.

3. Experience of supervising Junior members of staff would benefit your application.


Key Words: Protein Expression | Mammalian Expression | Antibody Expression | CHO | HEK | Cell Culture | Plasmid Design | Plasmid Transfection | Process Optimisation | Biotechnology | Team Leader
Georgia Walden
Your Recruitment ConsultantGeorgia WaldenGeorgia.walden@hyperec.com
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.