Genome Editing Principle Scientist

Dependent on experience
10 Jan 2019
07 Feb 2019
Emily Davidson
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Genome Editing Principle Scientist to join a leading Biotechnology company based in the Oxfordshire area. As the Genome Editing Principle Scientist you will be responsible for leading a team of gene editing scientists for the engineering of cell lines.


Your duties as the Genome Editing Principle Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will carry out genome editing procedures such as, but not limited to, CRISPr, Cas9, TALEN and ZNC.

2. Your main responsibility will be leading and managing a small team of scientists working on the characterisation of cell lines.

3. You will work on automated platforms for the high throughput selection and screening of cell lines.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Genome Editing Principle Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree/PhD/Masters in a Biological Sciences related degree and line management experience is essential to your application.

2. Proven industry experience working in virology or cell line development is essential along with extensive cell culture experience.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with Next Generation Sequencing and cell culture automation systems would be beneficial to your application.

Key Words: Genome Editing | Genomes | DNA | NGS | CRISPr | Sequencing | Senior Scientist | Principle | Management |

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties 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 professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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