Location East London
Job type Contract
Salary £35000 - £45000 per annum
Reference 25080
Date posted October 28, 2020
Duration 6 Months with option to extend

Maxxima are currently recruiting for candidates to work as a Senior Scientific Officer to undertake Assay Development for a government backed laboratory.

Key Responsibilities of the Senior Assay Development Scientist - Virology / Immunology will include;
  • Lead the development and execution of clinical studies and associated viral / immunological assays.
  • Provide scientific expertise and support to members of the R&D laboratory.
  • Oversee the analysis and collation of study data.
  • Ensure the timely delivery of research projects, updating key stakeholders.
  • Assist in the preparation of scientific publications.
  • Contribute to laboratory operational management and business development.
 
To be considered for this Senior Assay Development Scientist - Virology / Immunology vacancy you will need the following skills and experience;
  • PhD / MSc in Life Sciences (Biomedical Science, Biochemistry, Virology, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Infectious Disease etc.) or equivalent working experience.
  • Experience of assay development across viral and/or immunology techniques e.g. Plaque assay, infectivity assay, neutralization assay,
  • Strong written skillset in order to prepare technical scientific reports, documents and presentations.
  • Excellent communication skills in order to work effectively with colleagues and external stakeholders.
  • Beneficial - Experience working within a GcP/GxP laboratory.




If you are interested in this Senior Scientific officer vacancy please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the Biomedical team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not regise.ter with Maxxima today?

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