NOTE: As an approved life-sciences company, we have a license to hire from Europe and therefore we also welcome applications from EU passport holders as well as those with the right to work in the UK.
Independently design, conduct, optimize and proactively troubleshoot biochemical and molecular cell based assays.
Develop, optimize and validate biophysical, biochemical, and cell-based assay platforms for the hit identification, lead optimization, and functional characterization of small molecules.
Work on the bench implementing state-of-the-art technologies for the different assay platforms and supporting the senior team on various activities.
Ensure robust and high-quality assays with efficient use of automation and instrumentation.
Data processing, interpretation, and presentation to cross-functional team members and stakeholders.
Proposing, planning, quoting, tracking reagent needs, usage, and executing timelines for each study.
Work closely with other biology groups involved in cellular and molecular biology, protein biology/chemistry, and ADME, offering integrated drug discovery support alongside chemistry for multiple client-based projects.
Candidate should have a relevant degree or PhD in Biology, Biosciences, Biotechnology or Biochemistry or related discipline and ideally have 4+ years of hands-on laboratory experience.
Candidates must be capable of excellent teamwork in a fast-paced, multidisciplinary environment, where meeting timelines will be essential.
Candidate should have an aptitude for data analysis and interpretation skills.
A clear understanding of biology principles, assays & strategies to troubleshoot.
Have a passion for science as well as being open to continuous learning and education.
Be highly organized with the ability to work independently in a fast-paced team environment.
Self-motivated with an initiative to reach challenging targets.
Working knowledge of PROTAC technology; luciferase reporter assays; experience with high content imaging would be desirable but not essential.