Job DescriptionSenior Protein Scientist - Biotech - Oxford
A new role has become available for a Senior Protein Scientist with experience in insect cell protein expression and purification to join the Protein Biochemistry team of a successful Biotech in Oxfordshire. Are you interested in the opportunity to join a world renowned research team and support a number of exciting drug discovery projects?
- Expressing recombinant proteins using insect cell lines, including cell line maintanence, preparing bacmid constructs and virus amplification
- Large and small scale protein purification using AKTA and other purification technologies
- Providing strategic and tactical input to support protein expression and purification developments
- Supervising and mentoring junior staff
- PhD in Biochemistry or a related discpline
- Experience in the expression of proteins in insect cell systems
- Experience in the purification of recombinant proteins
- Strong problem solving skills and able to troubleshoot effectively
In return you can expect a market leading salary and package, as well as the opportunity to have an impact in a highly effective drug discovery environment.