Research Technician / Scientist
Location:
Bourn
Salary:
Competitve Salary, Good Benefits
Type:
Permanent
Consultant:
Michael Glaze-Santonen
Email:
Research Technician / Scientist. Cambridge.

This role would be suitable for someone with a BSc or MSc and/or Laboratory experience in a Life Science discipline such as (but not limited to), Biotechnology, Biochemical Engineering or Biochemistry.

As a result of continued investment and demand, an exciting biotechnology company situated in Cambridge, is looking for a Research Technician / Scientist.

Long since established as a leader in the field of biotechnology in relation to antibacterial resistance, they have developed a unique, cutting-edge platform which is forming the basis for a new generation of antibiotics.

For candidates looking to join an upwardly mobile and ambitious Scientific business this represents an excellent opportunity.

Role insights;

* Preparation of media, buffers, reagents and equipment
* Carry out upstream development in flasks and bioreactors, understanding bacterial cell behaviour to improve product yield and impurity profile.
* Perform routine fermentation and clarification to generate material for downstream process development and animal studies.
* Assist in troubleshooting upstream related issues when required.
* Perform QC analysis on in-process samples to monitor impurities.
* Assist in downstream process development as and when required.
* Record experiments, analyse results, write reports and present them

Experience / Knowledge sought;

* A Relevant degree in a discipline such as: Biotechnology, Biochemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Biology.
* Working knowledge of bacterial fermentation, cell cultures and cell banking

The Package;

The successful candidate will first and foremost be a valued part of the team and be part of a culture wherein everyone is treated equally and respectfully. You can expect a competitive starting salary, strong benefits and regular opportunities for career progression. You’ll also receive a generous holiday allowance and ongoing training.
Please select your CV

If you feel that you have the required experience for the position we would love to hear from you. Please send us a copy of your CV and we will be sure to consider you. If you would like to speak to us directly then please call on 0161 236 8200.