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Analytical Development Scientist - Molecular and Celular

Hyper Recruitment Solutions
£35000 - £45000 per annum
Closing date
31 Jul 2022

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We are currently looking for a Analytical Development Scientist - Molecular and Cellular, to join a developing Gene Therapy Company based in the London area. As the Analytical Development Scientist - Molecular and Cellular, you will be responsible for the implementation of AAV analytics for both in-house and outsourced manufacture of AAV gene therapy products.

This is an opportunity for a Molecular, or Cellular Scientist with a few years industry experience performing analytical biological assays to be part of the development of cutting-edge gene therapeutics. You would be great for this role if you've worked with large molecules in the Biopharmaceutical industry.


Your duties as the Analytical Development Scientist - Molecular and Cellular, will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Use biological knowledge to enable the accuracy of AAV production characterisation - techniques included but not limited to: qPCR, RT-qPCR, ddPCR, ELISA, cell-based and protein expression assays.

2. Liaise and working collaboratively with the R&D and CMC team, ensuring timely project delivery, and maintain high standard laboratory practices in all activities whilst keeping up to date with regulatory guidelines.

3. Work independently and execute and troubleshoot analytical methods, as well as maintaining and supporting infrastructure and operations.

4. Designing experimental plans, documentation and experimental write ups, ensuring raw data is processed accordingly, and supporting the writing and reviews of experimental analytical protocols and SOPs


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

1. Relevant degree in Life Sciences, ideally in Molecular or Cell Biology. A PhD is not required but would be beneficial.

2. Proven industry experience performing analytical biological assays for large molecules in a QC or GMP environment. A proven track record of assay execution and troubleshooting is highly beneficial for this role.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with qPCR, ELISA based assays, protein expression such as western blot, immunofluorescence, flow cytometry, etc. Experience in gene therapy would be good; AAV production and process characterisation experience is beneficial but not required.

Key Words: Analytical Scientist | Analytical Development | Method Development | Product Characterisation | Molecular | Molecular Biology | Cell Biology | Cellular | Assay Development | AAV | Viral Vector | ATMP | Gene Therapy | Protein Characterisation | Immunoassay | CMC | Trouble Shooting | Quality Control | QC | GMP | HPLC | R&D |

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.


Hyper Recruitment Solutions is a specialist and highly compliant recruitment consultancy dedicated to the Science and Technology sectors.

Hyper Recruitment Solutions (HRS), founded and run by Ricky Martin and in partnership with Lord Alan Sugar, has a wealth of recruitment expertise as well as compliance and commercial awareness. We offer a range of permanent, temporary and contract staff.

Our vision is to provide recruitment solutions which will assist in the improvement and quality of life for all. To do so, HRS will focus on the support of sectors whose primary focus is in making the world a better place. This could be working for a Pharmaceutical company who is developing new and existing therapeutics or an FMCG business who is making the latest consumer products in a sustainable and efficient way. We want to provide a service to those areas of actual need which will have an impact on us all.

We provide services across a broad range of industries including the following specialist sectors:

• Biotechnology
• Pharmaceutical
• Medical Device
• Clinical Research
• Food / FMCG
• Engineering
• Science

With all jobseekers we are looking to form close relationships where we can offer you the most accurate and useful advice. We intend to not only find and present the most ideal career options to you, but we want to provide advice on the entire recruitment process. We are a business who listens and advises and as shown on our website we have a clear ‘candidate commitment’ to ensure your search is in the most professional and capable hands. Some of the key areas we focus on include:

• Quality Assurance (including Qualified Persons)
• Clinical Research (all phases and therapeutic fields)
• Bioinformatics
• Research & Development
• Consumer Insight and Sensory
• Lean and Continuous Improvement
• Engineering (all disciplines)
• Manufacturing, Scale up and Technology Transfer
• Packaging and Sustainability 
• Medical Affairs
• Sales and Business Development
• Information Systems & Technology
• Executive Appointments

HRS has been awarded membership to the REC (Recruitment and Employment Confederation) and APSCo (Association of Professional Staffing Companies). This is to assure all clients and candidates that our processes and practices comply with all relevant government and recruitment industry regulations.

Lord Sugar, Ricky Martin and everyone at HRS look forward to working with you. Please do not hesitate to visit our website or contact us via
Telephone: 02032 255 120

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0203 910 2980
Amshold House
Goldings Hill
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