Senior Principal Scientist - Analytical Method Development

Location
Berkshire
Salary
£50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: + Bonus
Posted
19 Oct 2020
Closes
18 Nov 2020
Ref
J5632983
Contact
Christina Giakou
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Senior Principal Scientist - Analytical Method Development to join a leading biopharmaceutical company based in the Berkshire area. As the Senior Principal Scientist - Analytical Method Development you will be responsible for leading the development and validation of analytical methods that are used to analyse proteins. This is a great opportunity for a senior candidate with expert knowledge of analytical method development and validation that is looking for a leadership role. You will report to the Head of Method Development and Validation.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties as the Senior Principal Scientist - Analytical Method Development will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. To provide strong scientific leadership by championing new technologies and methods, whilst optimising existing technologies. Methods include, icIEF, CE SDS, SE-HPLC, IEX, RP-HPLC, HIC,qPCR, HCP, ELISA)

2. Act as the subject matter expert and improve existing policies, guidelines and practices.

3. Resolve scientific issues where projects have encountered difficulties.

4. As the Senior Principal Scientist - Analytical Method Development you will represent the company in customer meetings and input into proposals for new business.

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Principal Scientist - Analytical Method Development we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. PhD/BSc in relevant scientific discipline including but not limited to Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Analytical Chemistry.

2. Proven industry experience in method development and validation of analytical methods including icIEF, CE SDS, SE-HPLC, IEX, RP-HPLC, HIC, qPCR, HCP, ELISA.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with interpretation of analytical data from protein products generated throughout the mammalian cell culture manufacturing process

Key Words: icIEF / CE SDS / SE-HPLC / IEX / RP-HPLC / HIC / qPCR / HCP / ELISA / Analytical Methods / Method Development / Method Validation / Biochemistry / Protein / Biologics / Cell Culture