Senior Applications Biologist Biotechnology

Senior Applications Biologist – Biotechnology
Location: Cambridgeshire
Salary: £50k-£75k + excellent benefits

A brand-new opportunity for a talented Senior Applications Biologist to join an exciting Cambridge based spin out organisation. The company is developing high-tech/low-volume, bespoke scientific laboratory automation equipment which is set to revolutionise the Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology markets. With a queue of clients and a stack of ‘off-plan’ pre-orders for the systems, this technology and company is set to evolve -and grow, rapidly. The Senior Applications Biologist will head up the development of cell culture and assay protocols using our latest automation platform.

The role requires a strong theoretical and practical grounding in biology, but also the individual should be comfortable in working with biology automation equipment involving liquid handling and processing of labware and consumables, and overall equipment process control.

The Senior Applications Biologist will be the expert with the new biology automation system, develop and release new biology protocols, support and mentor junior staff, and oversee all biology-related aspects of a development lab and lead/perform the demonstrations to customers.

The Senior Applications Biologist will need the following:
• MSc or PhD in Biology or Biotechnology
• Understanding of working with automation equipment for biology processes
• Understanding of regulation and standards used in Biology labs
• Ability to work methodically and precisely
• Ability to manage a varied workload in an efficient manner
• Solid experienced with cell cultures would be beneficial
• Have initiative and be able to take responsibility
• Good communication skills
• Desirable experience in process control, automation implementation, teaching automated systems and scripting (or programming)

Does this sound like you?
If so, please get in contact with Darren Holmes at Vector Recruitment Ltd on 01234 81547

Job Details

  • Job Ref: 12262
  • Salary: £50000 - £75000
  • Consultant Name: Darren Holmes
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