Senior Scientist

Senior Scientist - Protein Sciences/Structural Biology Part-Time (30h) or Full-Time Option
Domainex

Domainex has a permanent vacancy for a PhD level scientist (or BSc/MSc) to join our Protein Science Team in a lab-based role. Industrial experience (preferably in a CRO, pharma or biotech setting) would be advantageous. The level of appointment will be commensurate with experience. The Protein Science Team offers our clients a comprehensive range of services including: molecular biology; protein production for biochemical and biophysical assays, and for structural biology, including structural analysis of protein-ligand structures by X-ray crystallography. 

You will have experience in protein expression (E.coli, insect and/or mammalian), expression optimisation, protein purification optimisation and scale up to multi mg scale for structural analysis, protein QC. You will have demonstratable experience using a range of AKTA chromatography equipment and columns. Experience in protein crystallisation or CryoEM would be a plus.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, a quick learner, good communicator, equally comfortable to work independently and as part of a team, have good problem-solving skills, and be able to work effectively in an inter-disciplinary team and on multiple projects whilst maintaining high quality throughout.  

Main Roles and Responsibilities

  • Plan and implement experimental protein production or structural biology projects, solving any problems that arise
  • Undertake protein expression (E.coli, insect and/or mammalian), expression optimisation, protein purification optimisation and scale up to multi mg scale for structural analysis, protein QC, protein-ligand crystallisation
  • Prepare and present oral and written reports on research activities to internal and external audiences
  • Actively pursue own personal development
  • Support routine laboratory operation and maintenance
  • Maintain appropriate awareness of safety procedures, attend required safety training and adhere to laboratory safety rules as defined by the host department
  • Ensure that all duties are performed in accordance with organisational standards, policies and procedures

To apply, please sending your CV, quoting reference PSSB1221 to recruitment2021@domainex.co.uk. Closing date 28/02/2022 

This job post will be closed as soon as sufficient applicants have been received applications 

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