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Senior Scientist Biophysics

Cambridgeshire   •  Contract/Temporary, Full time


CK Group are recruiting for a Biophysics Senior Scientist to join a company in the Pharmaceutical industry at their site based in Cambridge on a contract basis for 12 months.

Salary:
£22 PAYE or £25 per hour Umbrella

Biophysics Senior Scientist Role:

  • Collaborate with biochemical and cellular assay development scientists, protein scientists, structural biologists and chemists to create new E3 ligase ligands and protac molecules
  • Provide quantitative biophysical data on protein-ligand binding including affinity, kinetic and stoichiometric data to inform chemistry design and mechanistic understanding
  • Develop and run fragment screens providing high quality data to inform design of reversible and covalent leads
  • Validate and characterise hits from various screens (HTS, DNA-encoded library, virtual)
  • Learn and deploy new biophysical methods

Your Background:

  • PhD in biophysics or another relevant discipline
  • Experience in biophysical characterization of molecular interactions and mechanistic insights, using methods such as SPR, NMR, ITC, DSF, fluorescence-based, mass spectrometry and single-molecule methods.
  • A track record of peer-reviewed publications or patents.
  • Experience in drug discovery, preferably in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry would be preferred but is not essential.

Company:
Our client is a global pharmaceutical company with a major presence in the UK. Their purpose is to deliver life-changing medicines and to do this they are completely science-led and like to share this with the scientific, healthcare and business communities within the UK.

Location:
This Biophysics Senior Scientist role will be based at our clients site in Cambridge.

Apply:
Please quote reference 51663.


You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Lucy Stendall
  • Phone: 01246 457733
  • Reference: 51663
  • Posted: 14th September 2021
  • Expires: 12th October 2021

CK Group

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