Viral Vector Scientist – AAV- Oxford
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Viral Vector Scientist – AAV to join an innovative and rapidly expanding company based in Oxford. As an organisation they offer services and products that support the international gene therapy market, and they are at the cutting edge of synthetic biology. With continued growth and exciting long standing partnerships with industry leaders it is an ideal time to join the team.
As a Viral Vector Production Scientist you will manage an internal function with a focus on the generation and characterisation of AAV vectors.
Key responsibilities will include:
-Expand viral vector production services.
-Address solutions for viral vector engineering and new bioproduction methods.
-Work with academic and industry collaborators in the area.
-Define project goals with internal and external stakeholders.
-Line manage and train junior staff/ technicians in the lab.
-Provide project updates and summaries.
-Draft SOPs and batch records.
To be considered for this position you must be educated to BSc/MSc level in a relevant discipline. This educational background will be coupled with experience in a viral vector production environment and the production/characterisation of AAV vectors. You will have strong experience in handling adherent cell lines and using analytical techniques for vector characterisation (transfection, purification, affinity, IEX, qPCR, elisa, western blot etc)
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic company and to really make a difference in the company’s technical capabilities and technologies for gene therapy. In return they are offering an excellent salary and benefits package. For further information on this fantastic opportunity please contact myself, Lauren Gripton, at Paramount Recruitment, on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Keywords- AAV, adeno viral, adeno virus vector, virus, viral, scientist, analytical, cell engineering, vector, vectors, senior scientist, gene therapy, phd, msc, adeno-virus.
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Job Reference: Lg4554_1529043414
Broadcast As: 196
Salary Currency: GBP
Salary per: Annum
Job Type: Full Time
Job Term: Permanent
Job Industry: Biotech
Job Specialism: Science R and D
Recruitment Consultant: Lauren Gripton