Scientist / Senior Scientist (Proteins)

Scientist / Senior Scientist (Proteins)
  • Competitive
  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK Cambridge Cambridgeshire UK CB21 6GP
Job Ref: J2157230
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Biotech/Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals
Date Added: 29 September 2020
Scientist / Senior Scientist (Proteins) Duration: 12 months Location: Cambridge Rates: £20 - £25 per hour

Scientist / Senior Scientist (Proteins) Duration: 12 monthsLocation: Cambridge Rates: £20 - £25 per hour

SRG are working with a leading Pharmaceutical Company in Cambridge who are looking for a Senior Scientist specialising in proteins to join them for initially 12 months.

The successful candidate will join the Discovery Sciences team as a lab-based scientist and be a key member of a team producing proteins to elucidate mechanisms of targeted protein degradation and to work with novel E3 ligases, with a significant focus on hit finding and drug discovery.

Job Purpose:

  • 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
  • Optional experience in large scale production of proteins, including endotoxin free proteins and/or production of modified or labeled proteins

Requirements - Education and Experience

  • Ideally should have a B.Sc., M.Sc. degree or Ph.D. in relevant subjects, or equivalent level of understanding developed through experience in drug discovery or early development.
  • Have an understanding of pre-clinical drug discovery and how it contributes to and should influence projects. Have an understanding of how different drug discovery disciplines contribute to and work together within a project.

Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to gain valuable experience and develop your career.

If you think this opportunity is for you then apply now or contact Umul on 0203 096 4529 or send your CV to

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Umul Ahmed

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