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Senior Principal/Principal Scientist - Cell Assays

Company: Clinical Professionals Ltd
Location: Cambridgeshire
Reference: JO-1804-407401
Closing Date: 25 Jun 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): 40,000 - 60,000

Job Summary:

Our client is currently recruiting for a technical specialist at Principal Scientist/Senior Principal Scientist level.


Senior Principal/Principal Scientist - Cellular Assay Development
50,000 - 55,000

Our client is currently recruiting for a technical specialist at Principal Scientist/Senior Principal Scientist level to bring scientific leadership to the design, development and prosecution of Oncology/Immuno-oncology cell-based assays for SAR and HTS screening.

Working collaboratively within the Discovery Bioscience team and interacting with multi-disciplinary research teams both internally and with external collaborators
Providing strategic input into cross-portfolio projects and alliances, with potential for project leadership responsibility
Overseeing the development and interpretation of Oncology/Immuno-oncology cell-based assays, providing technical support and being accountable for the delivery of high quality data
Leading by example to develop Oncology/Immuno-oncology cell-based assays and train other scientists as required
Keeping up to date with state of the art technologies and knowledge of developments in cancer therapeutics with particular focus on Oncology/Immuno-oncology cell-based assays
Solving problems and developing solutions independently
Interpreting and summarising data for presentation to different audiences
Prioritising work according to project goals and taking responsibility for the timely delivery of objectives
Communicating effectively, with openness and respect for the opinions of others
Maintaining accurate and up-to-date electronic laboratory notebook
Maintaining assigned laboratory equipment and/or duties
Maintaining safe and effective working practices
Demonstrating commitment, enthusiasm and a passion for learning
Initially there will be ~30% lab-based component

A BSc, MSc or PhD in biological science or equivalent
Significant experience in Oncology and/or Immuno-oncology cell-based assays in a drug discovery environment.
You will also have technical expertise in cell assay development in a variety of cell types, including primary cells and co-cultures, and using a variety of detection modalities. Experience of work with small molecules, automation and analysis of large data sets is desirable.
Some experience of managing the performance and development of line reports is required for this role.

Please note, due to the high volume of applications, if you do not receive a response within 48 hours, your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Key Terms: Scientist, Principal Scientist, Senior Principal Scientist, oncology, immunology, immuno oncology, immuno-oncology, cell-based, cellular, cell, assay, assays, drug discovery, drug development, primary cells, co-cultures, small molecules, automation, Cambridge, UK

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Contact Information:

Address:  Clinical Professionals Ltd
33 Blagrave Street,
Tel:  0118 959 4990
Fax:  0118 956 0607
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