Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Research Scientist – Protein Analysis


  • South East
  • £25,000 - £40,000
  • Life Science

About this job

Multiple Graduate positions available!

Apply to VRS today to be considered for an exciting fast-paced laboratory role with fantastic career progression opportunities!

Working within the Process Sciences department of a leading biopharmaceutical organisation you will utilize your experience in protein (antibody) purification and analysis to contribute to the development of downstream processes - supporting biologics drug substance manufacture across various stages of drug development from pre- clinical through to Phase III studies. You will also assist in the development and introduction of new methods as well as troubleshooting issues with purification and characterisation processes.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • BSc/ MSc/ PhD in a Biological Science (or equivalent)
  • A minimum 6 months academic (from a research project)/ industrial laboratory experience in protein purification/ analysis using AKTA, UPLC and/or HPLC systems
  • Hands-on experience of protein characterisation techniques such as size exclusion chromatography, SDS-PAGE, Western blot and/or UV-Vis spectroscopy
  • Strong problem-solving abilities

Please note these opportunities are initially offered on a 12-month contract basis with very realistic potential for extension.

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Keywords: antibody, antibodies, purification, purify, analysis, characterisation, chromatography, AKTA, HPLC, UPLC, size exclusion chromatography, SDS-PAGE, Western blot, and/or UV-Vis spectroscopy, pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotherapeutic, industry, Berkshire, Reading, Slough, London, VRS6710CR

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