Senior Automation Scientist

Location
Berkshire
Salary
£30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted
30 Jan 2017
Closes
27 Feb 2017
Ref
J3497
Contact
Georgia St John-Smith
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Senior Automation Scientist - Biochemistry / Pharmacology to join a leading Biopharmaceutical company based in the Berkshire area. As the Senior Automation Scientist, you will be responsible for running and programming automation, liquid handling and robotics for antibody drug discovery.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties as the Senior Automation Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Program and run high throughput screening equipment. Including liquid handling, automation and robotics in a research setting.

2. Contributing to research in the Primary Pharmacology Group by programming and running liquid handling, dispensers etc.

3. Bring knowledge of drug discovery, antibodies, screening and compounding, assay design and development with both small and large molecules.

4. Use knowledge and experience of liquid handling, robotics, automation in a drug discovery environment to drive leading projects forward.

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Liquid Handling Specialist - Drug Discovery we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a Scientific discipline.

2. Proven industry experience in biologics, pharmaceuticals or drug discovery, working with liquid handling, robotics and automation.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with programming and running automated systems.

Key Words: Drug Discovery / Antibody / Biologics / Liquid Handling / Automation / Screening / Profiling / Compounding / Programming / Research / Dispensers / Assays.

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer that is happy to welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors and is made up of a collaboration of scientists supporting science. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.