Senior Scientist - Reagents - Stirling

Senior Scientist - Reagents - Stirling
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • Stirling, Scotland, UK FK9 5QD Stirling Stirling UK FK9 5QD
Job Ref: J36620
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Medical Devices
Date Added: 28 June 2020
Senior Scientist - Reagents - Competitive Salary Dependant on Experience - Leading medical device company in Stirling.


Senior Scientist - Reagents - Competitive Salary Dependant on Experience - Leading medical device company in Stirling.

This position is mainly a hands on lab based role but will also be responsible leading a team and driving R&D projects to develop new assay reagents.

The Role

This Senior Scientist role will give you the opportunity to:

  • Lead the development of reagents to optimise coupling chemistry performance for antibody coated microparticles and fluorophore labelled conjugates.
  • Lead the development of reagents process and support transfer to manufacturing
  • Design and execute experiments to assess reagents and ensure required criteria are met
  • Develop a robust assay system through product characterisation, risk management and testing, ensuring assays meet requirements
  • Problem solving throughout the development process
  • Input into validation and verification activities

Your Skills

As a Senior Scientist our client requires you to bring the following skills and experience to their business:

  • Degree qualified in relevant scientific discipline
  • Line management experience
  • The successful candidate for this role will have previous experience in a similar role within a GLP/GMP environment with experience of different coupling chemistries for microparticles and antibody conjugates.
  • You should have experience in protein purification and analysis.
  • You must have good attention to detail and communication skills, with excellent problem solving skills and be able to analyse data.
  • Experience in HPLC or FPLC / AKTA is essential.

The Company

This medical device company are currently growing and are looking to continue to develop and grow over the coming years. Last year they launched their product and are looking to continue to develop and bring new innovative products to the healthcare market.

  • Innovative and dynamic company with a great reputation in the market
  • Growing business, increasing their product range - providing interesting work for employees
  • Lovely culture, some of the friendliest people in the industry!
  • On-site parking

What should you do next?

Genuinely this is a great opportunity to join a dynamic and energetic life science company. They are growing and it's a great time to be a part of that and make your mark at a senior level!

Please get in touch to find out a bit more, I am happy to have a confidential chat to begin with, or if you'd wish to discuss any of our other jobs.

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28/07/2020 08:47:23
Contact Consultant:
Pamela Mackie

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