Assay Development Scientist
Biotechnology Life Sciences
Location West Yorkshire
Salary £25,000 - £32,000
CY Partners are currently looking to recruit an experienced Assay Development Scientist on behalf of a growing Life Sciences organisation based in West Yorkshire on a full time, permanent basis.
My clients are looking for candidates who have previous working experience of assay development using antibodies, antibody fragments or non-antibody scaffold technologies.
Candidates should ideally hold an MSc or PhD in Molecular Biology or a related subject and ideally have prior industrial experience from a CRO or Biotech firm.
The roles will mainly involve setup and development of a range of in vitro assays (such as ELISA, cell-binding assays etc.) to support characterisation and the validation of the company’s technology in industry-standard assays.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
- Design, develop and validate assays including ELISA, LFD assays, Agglutination assays, cell binding and cell-based activity assays.
- Perform routine cell and biochemical techniques, cell-based assays, and cell line analysis.
- Present work/data internally and write scientific reports.
- Maintaining a current and accurate laboratory record (lab notebook) of all activities.
If you feel that this is a role that would interest you then please feel free to send across a copy of your most up to date CV and for further information, please feel free to contact Graham at CY Partners.