Senior Proteomics Scientist - Mass Spectrometry

Hays Life Sciences
£30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Proteomics, Bioinformatics, LC-MS/MS, Mass Spectrometry, Protein, Peptides, Purification, Research My client is an expanding midsized Biotech specialising in the commercial development of T cell based therapies. They are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated individual to join their Mass Spectrometry Research Group. The group is equipped with the very latest generation LC-MS/MS instruments and bioinformatics software and performs the critical role of target identification. Key Responsibilities include: Maintenance and operation of LC-MS/MS mass spectrometers Bioinformatic analyses of large, quantitative proteomics datasets Purification and identification of HLA peptides by mass spectrometry from cell lines and tumour tissues Communication of scientific findings to other research groups Design, optimisation and implementation of new mass spectrometry based assays Accurate recording and reporting of experimental findings Skills & Competencies Candidates should have a minimum of a PhD in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Proteomics, Mass Spectrometry or Molecular Biology, maybe with additional postdoctoral laboratory experience in academia or industry. Quantitative proteomics and mass spectrometry of peptides and proteins using latest generation LC-MS/MS platforms. Protein biochemistry, with an emphasis on protein purification by immunoaffinity purification from tissue samples. Bioinformatic analyses of large datasets. Candidates are likely to have proven skills and competencies relevant to many of the duties and responsibilities listed above, although specific training will be provided. The Benefits Expanding Biotech Cutting Edge Research Great Progression Opportunity Highly Competitive Salary and Benefits Package Oxford Location If you think you match the skills listed above and are looking for a new challenge in the Biotech industry, then please apply with your CV or call William Ashbrook on 020 3465 0043 for a completely confidential chat about your situation. This job was originally posted as