Reference
SSGE
Type
Permanent
Location
Cambridge
Salary
£45,000 - £60,000/annum + Package
Category
Operations
Sector
Pharmaceuticals / Biotechnology / FMCG

ABOUT THIS ROLE

My client, an incredibly innovative and growing Biotechnology company in Cambridge is currently on the look out for a number of scientists including a talented Senior / Principal Scientist for their Molecular Biology / Gene Editing team. This is an amazing opportunity for someone to grow into a long term career using the height of modern technology in the Cell biology field.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

If successful you will be responsible for the following activities:

  • Leading a team of scientists to achieve project goals
  • Designing and executing genome engineering strategies in iPS cells
  • Driving technology development activities, including writing patent applications
  • Providing support to the business development team, including writing project proposals
  • Consulting on molecular biology and gene synthesis strategies

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

To be considered for this role you will need to have the following experience

  • PhD in life sciences with 3+ years postdoctoral experience, ideally with some time spent in the biotechnology industry
  • Tackle research challenges through critical thinking, scientific rigour and inventiveness.
  • Work to tight timelines and managing workload and priorities.
  • Broad molecular biology skills including advanced cloning (Gibson assembly/Golden Gate, library creation etc.)
  • Genome engineering / CRISPR edited mammalian cell line design and generation (knock-outs, large knock-ins, point mutations)
  • Demonstrated experience managing projects with multiple internal and external stakeholder
  • Be the ‘go-to’ person for genome editing
  • Driven by scientific excellence, have experience in team and project management and will thrive on collaboration both inside and outside the company.
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