Senior Purification Scientist

Greater London
Experience dependent
23 Oct 2020
22 Nov 2020
Georgina Beer
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Senior Purification Scientist to join an exciting gene therapy company based in the Greater London area. As the Senior Purification Scientist you will be responsible for carrying out medium and large scale DNA purification in GMP, needed for product delivery.


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

1. You will execute purification techniques within a GMP cleanroom facility.

2. As the Senior Purification Scientist you will train less experienced staff in purification techniques.

3. It will be your responsibility to follow manufacturing plans and batch manufacturing records and keep them maintained according to SOPs.

4. You will use techniques such as AKTA chromatography and Tangential Flow Filtration, as well as being responsible for gel electrophoresis, restriction digests, agarose gels and analyzing sequencing data.


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

1. Relevant degree in a Science subject (e.g. Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Protein Science, Biology, etc.) or equivalent is necessary for your application.

2. Proven industry experience in a GMP cleanroom environment is essential.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with AKTA and TFF methods is highly beneficial.

Key Words: Purification | Downstream | GMP | AKTA | TFF | Cleanroom | Production | Manufacturing | Biologics | DNA | Gene Therapy | Senior Scientist | Electrophoresis | Analysis

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.