Molecular Biologist in Next Generation Sequencing

Location
Cambridgeshire
Salary
Dependent on Experience
Posted
23 Jun 2017
Closes
21 Jul 2017
Ref
J4080
Contact
Georgia Walden
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Molecular Biologist in Next Generation Sequencing to join a leading Biotechnology company based in the Cambridgeshire area. As the Molecular Biologist in Next Generation Sequencing you will be responsible for the generation of high throughput NGS profiling data from T and B cells.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties as the Molecular Biologist in Next Generation Sequencing will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Apply molecular biology and NGS / genomics methods to generate datasets from DNA and RNA to address immunotherapy questions.

2. You will use methods like RNA-Seq, BCR/TCR-Seq, barcoding, single cells, peptide presentation to identify therapeutic targets for for the company's vaccine, TCR, and antibody programs.

3. Determine immune cell receptors recognition in line with company objectives.

4. Execute multiple highly technical scientific projects

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Molecular Biologist in Next Generation Sequencing we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a life sciences discipline (E.g. Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Immunology etc.), ideally in addition to industrial experience.

2. Proven industry experience with a wide array of relevant molecular biology and NGS-genomics techniques.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with TCRs, BCRs and single-cell profiling is preferred.

Key Words: Next Generation Sequencing | NGS | T-Cell Receptors | B-Cell Receptors | Genomics | Immunology | Single-cell profiling | Molecular Biology | Antibody | Vaccine

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We 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 recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.