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Senior Scientist - Clinical Assay Development

Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire.Permanent
Experience Dependent
Job Reference: J5633870
Updated On: 27/10/2020
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Biotechnology, Cell & Gene Therapy

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

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Senior Scientist - Clinical Assay Development to join a leading Immuno-Oncology Biotechnology company based in the Oxfordshire area. As the Senior Scientist - Clinical Assay Development you will be responsible for design, development and delivery to asses the validation of novel viral based therapeutics after clinical trial.

This role will suit and experienced Biomarker Scientist with the knowledge of Molecular assay development.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

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

1. Lead the design, development and validation of molecular assays such as PCR, qPCR, RT-PCR, ddPCR and Nanostring.

2. You will perform analysis on human clinical samples so will work to GCP regulations. You will author and validate documentation and ensure compliance is maintained.

3. You will lead the interpretation of data and troubleshoot issues to ensure the validity of results.

4. Manage the interaction with CROs including the coordination of activity and project management. You will work cross functionally with the R&D teams to ensure the successful development of assays.

Role Requirements

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

1. Relevant degree in a Life Sciences discipline, e.g. Molecular Biology, ideally to PhD level. Experience in an Immuno-Oncology environment is also key where you have studied Biomarkers.

2. Proven industry experience in in the design and development of Molecular assays including but not limited to PCR, qPCR, ddPCR etc.

3. A working knowledge of Good Clinical Practice - GCP is beneficial as well as general experience in a Regulated environment.

Key Words: Assay Development | Clinical Trial | Clinical Samples | Immuno-oncology | PCR | qPCR | RT-PCR | dd PCR | Nanosting | Immunoassay | Assay Validation | Biotechnology | Gene Therapy
Georgia Walden
Your Recruitment ConsultantGeorgia WaldenGeorgia.walden@hyperec.com
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