Cell Line Development Scientist

Job Title: Cell Line Development Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, England
Salary: Well paid
Start Date: 2019-07-04
Reference: BH-111398
Contact Name: Charles Leach
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 05, 2019 15:24

Job Description

Cell Line Development Scientist – Cambridge – Permanent

In vitro
cell models have become the most widely used platform for discovering and developing viable therapeutic candidates in the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical sector. My client, a leading biotechnology company involved in early discovery to mid-phase biotherapeutic and ADC drug development, is currently seeking the expertise of a Cell Line Development Scientist to join their expanding team.

Cell Line Development Scientist Key Responsibilities:

  • Broad theoretical knowledge of molecular and cell biology
  • Strong experience of mammalian cell culture, including passage of cells and transfection of cells for protein production, preferably using CHO cells
  • Experience of basic analytical techniques including ELISA and SDS/PAGE. Flow cytometry and kinetic binding assay experience would be an advantage
  • Experience of protein purification using affinity chromatography. Familiarity with other chromatographic techniques would be an advantage
  • Experience of basic molecular cloning techniques, PCR and DNA sequence analysis
  • Strong data analysis and interpretation skills  
  • Cell Line Development Scientist Key Requirements:
  • BSc/MSc in a Life Science subject with associated industry experience OR PhD.
  • Molecular biology skills and a good understanding of genetics
  • Strong cell culture experience with good aseptic technique
  • Good organisational ability to plan and prioritise work
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
This permanent position as a Cell Line Development Scientist is available immediately and offers the right individual an unparalleled platform for career growth with an incredibly exciting company.

If you possess the necessary requirements, please call Charles on 01619427163