Viral Vector Scientist Lentiviral – Oxford
An excellent opportunity has arisen for Lentivirus Viral Vector Scientist 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 the Lentivirus Viral Vector Scientist you will work on both internal platform development and commercial projects- with a focus on vector engineering and establishing stable viral packaging cell lines.
Key responsibilities will include-
-Working closely with both internal and external stakeholders to define project goals and drive projects forward.
-Train junior staff and technicians in the lab.
-Acting as a technical expert and providing project updates and summaries.
-Promote the implementation of new methods, technologies and processes.
-Support the line manager with customer interactions.
-Keep up-to date with scientific literature and advancements within the gene therapy field.
To be considered for this opportunity you must be educated to a minimum of MSc/PhD level in a relevant scientific subject. This educational background will be coupled with strong experience (4+ years) of viral vector engineering/production and in particular hands on expertise with lentiviral vectors. You must also demonstrate good experience with analytical techniques (flow cytometry and QPCR) and the handling of a range of adherent & suspension mammalian cell lines.
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 email@example.com.
Keywords- virus, viral, scientist, analytical, cell engineering, vector, vectors, gene therapy, phd, msc, lentiviral, lentiviruses.
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Job Reference: Lg545346_1534343039
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