Senior Research Associate - Drug Discovery

Job Title: Senior Research Associate - Drug Discovery
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, England
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-12-05
Reference: BH-73826
Contact Name: Max Robinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 05, 2018 11:25

Job Description

Senior/Research Associate - Biotech - Cambridge - Permanent

An opportunity has become available for a Research Associate or Senior Research Associate to join the Drug Discovery team of a progressive Biotech in Cambridge. This laboratory based role will cover a wide range of molecular and cell biology techniques in a research environment and is a great opportunity for anyone looking to widen their experience and progress their career.

  • Designing and carrying out lab based experiments as well as analysis of results and reporting in project and team meetings
  • Performing various molecular biology, cell culture, cell based and biochemical assays
  • Troubleshooting and optimisation of experiments
  • Contribute to general laboratory maintenance
  • BSc or MSc in Biological Sciences or related
  • Hands on experience with mammalian cell culture and cell based assays such as proliferation, activation, cytotoxicity
  • Operational knowledge of molecular biology techniques such as DNA manipulation, cloning, primer design, sequence alignment
  • A fast learner who is motivated to develop their skills in a wide range of techniques
  • Experience in T-cell culture and related assays, as well as an exposure to antibody therapeutics are desirable
In return, you can expect a competitive salary and benefits package, a fantastic opportunity for career progression and the chance to make an impact in a progressive company.

If you feel you would be suitable please apply now, a member of the NES team will be in touch with all relevant applicants.