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Senior Scientist- Cellular Assay Development

Cambridgeshire   •  Negotiable  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

Senior Scientist- Cellular Assay Development

12 month contract


25 - 30 per hour

Cpl Life Sciences have an opportunity for an experienced Senior Scientist to join our clients global pharmaceutical company in Cambridge, this is a position for someone who wants to join a company where improving patients lives is at the heart of everything they do.

The main purpose of the Senior Scientist is to be a leading part in the Cellular Assay Development team focussing on the Oncology drug discovery programme.

Key Responsibilities;

To be a lab-based scientist, delivering miniaturised cell assays and characterising pathway and target activity readouts to make a significant contribution to the practical delivery of oncology projects in accordance with guidelines.

Deliver bespoke mechanistic packages to characterise chemical equity.

Proactively collaborate and liaise with key internal stakeholders to ensure solutions are aligned with strategy and stakeholder requirements.

Analysing data

Experience/ Qualifications;

Ph.D. or equivalent (industry experience) in Biology, molecular biology or a related discipline.

Experience in development of cell based assays using one or more of the following technologies: fluorescence, luminescence, reporter gene systems and cellular imaging

Expertise in bespoke cell based experiments including transient transfection and western blot analysis

An understanding of cellular protein degradation pathways

An understanding of the contribution of cellular assays to drug discovery

Background in cancer cell biology

Experience with miniaturising cell assays to 96, 384 well format

Please apply within or for more information please contact amy.goddard@cpl.com

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Contact: Amy Goddard
  • Reference: JO-2110-477447
  • Posted: 1st October 2021
  • Expires: 29th October 2021

Cpl Life Sciences

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