Protein Research Scientist (Anti-bacterials)

Job Title: Protein Research Scientist (Anti-bacterials)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, England
Salary: Well paid.
Start Date: 2018-11-28
Reference: BH-95250
Contact Name: Charles Leach
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2018 14:25

Job Description

Protein Research Scientist (Anti-bacterials) – Permanent – Cambridge

Biopharmaceuticals, particularly antibodies, have proven to be powerful tools in the field of R&D; offering an avenue of immunotherapeutic treatment for diverse disease states. My client, a leading bio-pharmaceutical company is seeking the prowess of a Research Scientist with expertise in Peptide Chemistry (Anti-bacterials), to aid in the development of a novel class of medicines to treat diseases based on its proprietary drug discovery therapeutic platform.

Protein Research Scientist (Anti-bacterials) Key Responsibilities:
  • Design preparation, modification and purification of peptides and other drug discovery related compounds
  • Analysis of peptides using a variety of analytical approaches including mass spectrometry, LC-MS and other standard analytical approaches
  • Experience of preparative HPLC and mass spectrometry
  • Entry of peptides into databases and repositories, ensuring accurate record keeping and adhering to standard operating procedures
  • A range of basic lab procedures to support wet chemistry
  • Clear and accurate record keeping
Protein Research Scientist (Anti-bacterials) Key Requirments:
  • Degree in Chemistry or related Life Science subject
  • Specific experience working with peptides preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills; as a support role, effective interaction with other teams both locally and remotely is essential
  • Team player with strong communication and motivational skills
  • Excellent organisational skills and close attention to detail
  • Confident with requirements of data integrity and use of Electronic Lab Notebooks
  • Good time management skills and ability to work to tight deadlines
This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated, credible Protein Research Scientist to take the next step in their career with a fantastic Biotechnology company. This is a permanent position and is immediately available, offering the right individual a great platform for career growth.

Please call Charles on 01619427163 for more information on rates and applying.