Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment



  • Scotland
  • competitive
  • Life Science

About this job

Exciting opportunity to join a rapidly expanding CRO working in drug discovery!

Now recruiting for a highly motivated Bio-scientist experienced with drug development. The ideal candidate will be an experienced experimental worker, with scientifically excellent problem-solving skills. Responsibilities of the role will include:

- Liaising with customers to understand principles and priorities of a diverse array of biological targets and drug development projects.

- Providing expert opinion, preparation, and reporting of assay development plans.

- Developing biochemical and biophysical assays.

- Culturing human cell lines and developing cellular assays.

- Screening and profiling compound libraries.

- Carrying out data analysis and relevant quality assurance protocols.

The ideal candidate will have:

- A relevant degree and minimum 1yr experience working on drug discovery projects in an industry lab.

- Competency with a range of biochemical assay techniques.

- Experience of in vitro biochemical assay development for a diversity of drug target types, with a familiarity with most common assay technologies and techniques.

- Knowledge of enzyme kinetics and molecular pharmacology.

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