Research Scientist (Immunology)
Competitive, Great Benefits
Michael Glaze-Santonen
Research Scientist (Immunology): Aberdeen

A leading pharmaceutical company is looking for a Research Scientist to join a growing team. The client are world leaders in Live Biotherapeutic Products (LBPs) and are innovators which are making a real difference in the treatments of illnesses and diseases such as IBD, Oncology and Asthma. There is also a strong pre-clinical pipeline of programmes in the areas of autoimmunity, CNS and inflammation.

The successful candidate will play a key role in the team and can expect to join a friendly, enthusiastic and collaborative environment.

Role Overview;

Working as part of a friendly and enthusiastic team of fellow scientists, you#39&ll be working in a key research capacity and using your expertise in assay development for drug discovery. The role is mainly focused on defining suitable properties of LBPs in novel disease areas, using in vitro and ex vivo readouts - integrating cellular, molecular and immune endpoints so as to study the modulation of the host immune systems and support translational development of LBPs.

Experience / Knowledge Sought;

* PhD in Immunology (or similar) and ideally some industrial or Post-Doc experience
* Strong lab-based experience in immunological techniques, proficiency in flow cytometry (multi-colour), cell culture, immunophenotyping; and experience in translating these skills into reliable data.
* Experienced with in vivo work / immunological in vivo work
* Experience in planning, designing, executing and analysing pre-clinical in vitro and ex vivo studies in the Immunological field.

The Package;

You can expect a competitive starting salary and regular opportunities for progression. In addition, there are a range of excellent benefits (pension contributions, life assurance, health insurance to name a few) as well as generous holidays. Further to this, the team enjoy frequent get together and theme days in which different cultures and cuisines are celebrated!
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.