Senior Scientist - Megakaryocyte Specialist - new job in Cambridge, UK

Senior Scientist - Megakaryocyte Specialist
  • £45,000 - £55,000 per Annum
    ANNUM
  • Permanent
  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK CB22 3AT Cambridge Cambridgeshire UK CB22 3AT
Job Ref: J2165339
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Biotech/Life Sciences
Date Added: 13 June 2022
Senior Scientist - Megakaryocyte Specialist

Senior Scientist - Megakaryocyte

Permanent

Cambridge

£ Competitive

SRG is delighted to be supporting a truly unique and innovative start-up biotech with their ongoing recruitment needs, as they continue to build their in-house research teams. Our client is focusing on the development of a highly novel synthetic biology platform to offer a range of cell therapeutics using CRISPR methodology to engineer iPSCs. Due to ongoing expansion of the business, they are now looking to appoint a Senior Scientist with a focus on Megakaryocytes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute from area of expertise to independently support in vitro megakaryocyte differentiation and characterisation work streams in alignment with established programme strategy
  • Apply knowledge in megakaryocyte biology to strengthen their capabilities, mentor other team members and take accountability of work packages where expertise is key for success.
  • Maintain up-to-date awareness of novel publications and developments in the field of megakaryocytes, acting as an in-house subject matter expert.
  • Produce high-quality presentations to communicate results to senior leadership and peers.
  • Contribute to authoring of technical and science reports which feed into IND filings.
  • Promote adoption of software, instruments, automation, and ways of working which improve data robustness & data meta-analysis.

Ideal candidate:

  • A relevant PhD, or MSc with significant experience in the megakaryocyte or progenitor biology field.
  • Experience with flow cytometry, microscopy, and immunofluorescence are essential.
  • Proven aseptic cell culture technique.
  • Flow, ELISA, and western characterisation of megakaryocytes or progenitors, assessing their maturity and phenotype.
  • Ability to constantly adapt to changing environment and research needs.
  • Clear, professional, and well-structured communication with peers and senior leaders.

Please apply with a copy of your CV in word or alternatively reach out for more information: Paige Keenan paige.keenan@srgtalent.com / 02039379660

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13/07/2022 16:35:38
GBP 45000 55000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Paige Keenan

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