Science & Technology

Senior Protein Scientist

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Senior Protein Scientist role in Cambridge, £25-27.50/hour, 12-month contract

Your new company
You will join one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, who are focused on providing medicines in Biopharmaceuticals and oncology. You’ll be submerged in an environment where talented people can immerse themselves in their work and make significant contributions towards scientific excellence. Due to the ever-continuous success and growth of the company the protein sciences team is looking for a talented Senior Protein Scientist to join them on a 12-month contract role in Cambridge.

Your new role
You will be a key member of the department, generating vital proteins to support drug discovery projects in the targeted degradation area. Your key responsibilities are focused around proposing experimental strategies, troubleshooting problems making a significant contribution to the practical delivery of projects within the department.

What you’ll need to succeed
* Experience in the purification of proteins (including antibodies) for target validation, screening and/or structure.
* Understanding of a range of expression systems including in vitro translation, bacterial (E.coli) expression, yeast (Pichia pastoris), baculovirus, mammalian transient and stable expression systems
* Experience in the biochemical, physicochemical, and functional characterization of proteins

What you’ll get in return
You’ll get a competitive rate and the opportunity to be a part of an exciting team gaining invaluable experience in a global pharmaceutical giant.

What you need to do now
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Employment Type: Contract