Atelerix - R&D Scientist

Job Title:
R&D Scientist
Technical roles
Closing Date:

The Role: This is an R&D role, requiring someone with strong experience in mammalian cell culture and a thorough understanding of the pathways of cell death and survival. As well as working in our labs, there will be a need to liaise with customers and work in their labs to help them use our products. Key responsibilities include:

·  Designing and performing experiments to investigate the behaviours of cells under different storage conditions

·  Assessing results using a range of cell-based techniques

·  Writing detailed plans, reports and protocols, presenting results to senior colleagues and collaborators

·  Interacting with customers and working independently at remote sites


·  PhD in a biological science discipline

·  Extensive cell culture experience, preferably with primary cells, organoids, immune cells, plated cells

·  Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

·  Experience in cellular biochemistry and metabolism and/or membrane biology

·  Project planning and self-management

The ideal candidate will also have experience of working in industry and/or within quality management systems and a background in laboratory operations in the life sciences. All candidates must have the legal right to work and reside in the UK.

We're offering: A competitive salary, with a contributory pension, good holiday allowances and the possibility of long term incentive plans. There is the possibility of some foreign travel being required.

Newcastle offers a vibrant city environment at the same time as easy access to wonderful countryside and the stunning north east coastline - come and join us!

Salary range £30k-£35k

Closing date: 17/7/19


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