Principal Hydrogel Scientist

Principal Hydrogel Scientist
  • £36,000 - £42,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, UK SK10 4TG Macclesfield Cheshire UK SK10 4TG
Job Ref: J2164916
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Biotech/Life Sciences
Date Added: 10 May 2022
design and characterise hydrogel drug applications.

Job Title: Principal Hydrogel ScientistLocation: CheshireEmployment Term: Permanent Salary: £36,000 - £42,000Benefits: Share options in the companySRG are working with Emerging optical drug developer, who are creating new treatments for retinal diseases. The purpose of this role is to provide the scientific and technical expertise needed to break through the developmental challenges that the development and characterisation of Hydrogel Materials presentThe role * Designing and characterising hydrogel applications for drug delivery applications.* Perform Invitro analytical and characterising techniques.* Support and innovate surrounding ophthalmic therapeutics * Interpret data and provide recommendations for further experimentation * Provide supervisory support where required * Contribute to the wider running of the laboratory ensuring the highest standards are maintained The successful candidate will have:* PhD or equivalent experience in life sciences, materials science, chemistry, or related scientific discipline * Expertise in the design, characterisation and application of Hydrogel Materials * Experience of biologics assay development, optimisation and qualification. * Electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE, Western Blot, IEF) * Chromatography (SEC, RP-HPLC, AEX, HILIC) * Immunoassays (ELISA, Potency, HCP) * Knowledge of drug delivery and membrane absorption, desirable hands on knowledge of drug delivery to the eye, and the implications deliverables (topical, gum and cheek also desirable) * Work with Peptides and Gels and protein purification is desired* Knowledge of invitro Pharmacokinetics, efficacy and safetyIf you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively, please email a copy of your CV to For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Matt on 0161 868 2205.SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors.As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you, please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies

09/06/2022 08:18:38
GBP 36000.00 42000.00 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Matthew Garner

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