Senior Principal Scientist - Downstream Process Development

Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Dependent on experience
06 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
We are currently looking for a Senior Principal Scientist specialising in Downstream Process Development to join a leading company based in Berkshire. As the Senior Principal Scientist you will be responsible for providing scientific and technical leadership across the process development group. KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Your duties as the Senior Principal Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows: 1. Lead resolution of issues (technical, scientific, IP, etc) that affect, or have the potential to affect, development of mammalian cell culture processes for the manufacture of therapeutic proteins 2. Provide strong scientific / technical leadership in the development and support of processes for the development and manufacture of therapeutic proteins by mammalian cell culture. 3. Design and lead multi-disciplinary teams to achieve customers or internal objectives, broadly in line with areas of scientific expertise as well as being a subject matter expert in downstream processing activities. 4. Although this position will have no direct line management responsibilities you will be expected to development and mentor early / mid-career level scientists with technical skills. ROLE REQUIREMENTS: To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Principal Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history: 1. Relevant degree in a Life Science discipline along with extensive industry experience in downstream processing. 2. Proven industry experience in process development of downstream activities for the purpose of biopharmaceutical production. 3. A working knowledge and practical experience with specific techniques within downstream processing including multiple chromatography and filtration techniques. Key Words: Principal Scientist | Downstream Processing | Purification | Filtration | Chromatography | TFF | AKTA | Biopharmaceuticals | Antibodies | Mammalian | Microbial | DSP | Bioprocessing | Biotechnology | Life Science | Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer that is happy to welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors and is made up of a collaboration of scientists supporting science. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves. This job was originally posted as