Research / Senior Research Scientist – Downstream Processing

Research / Senior Research Scientist

Grade 30-32


Post Ref – 2019ATR081-82

Salary – £23,012 – £36,400

Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies specialises in developing manufacturing processes for customers biologic drugs and offer stability studies to support customer drug substance and drug products.

With plants in Billingham, Wilton, North Carolina, and Texas our global vision is to be the leading and most trusted global Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisation partner in the biopharmaceutical industry.

As we continue to grow we are recruiting 2 scientists for Downstream in our Process Development department within FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies, Wilton, UK in a brand new, state of the art facility.

Highly motivated individuals are sought to join a group of scientists working to establish recombinant monoclonal antibody platform processes suitable for the manufacture of biotherapeutics. The available positions are for Research Scientists / Senior Research Scientists based on qualifications and experience.

The successful candidates will be laboratory-based and working as part of the Downstream team and will be involved in the establishment of downstream processes to enrich and purify monoclonal antibodies from laboratory to large scale.

The open positions rely on the candidates having:
• Research Scientist: A life science degree (BSc / MSc) with relevant biotech/pharmaceutical industry experience within the areas advertised
• Senior Research Scientist: A life science degree (BSc / MSc) with 4-6 years of relevant biotech/pharmaceutical industry experience within the areas advertised

With technical skills required:
• Knowledge of protein purification strategies for the isolation and purification of recombinant proteins specifically monoclonal antibodies
• Practical experience in utilising a range of downstream processing techniques including chromatography and filtration

Key Responsibilities: detailed on the Job Description

We offer a generous benefits package including;

  • Competitive salary plus company bonus scheme
  • Up to 35 days of holiday, plus bank holidays
  • BUPA healthcare cover
  • Salary Sacrifice scheme offering cycle-to-work, technology scheme, dental plan etc
  • Free parking
  • Generous pension scheme

Interested applicants must complete an application form and send to HR & OD Team no later than 12 noon on Friday 26th July 2019

If we have not contacted you within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion

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