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Protein Sciences Lead

Protein Sciences Lead


We are proud to be supporting a Biotechnology start-up based in Oxford looking to change the way we think about our food with their breakthrough technology. For those interested in sustainable technology and the transformation of the food industry, this is an opportunity too good to miss.

We are assisting this organisation with their search for a Protein Sciences Lead. The successful candidate will design and execute protein engineering strategies toward the low cost and reproducible manufacture of required proteins.  

  • Promote the company’s protein expression, purification, characterisation and analysis capacity.
  • Create high-throughput screening assays.
  • Using high-throughput methodologies, source, evaluate and test potential growth factors.
  • Assess available technologies for the supplementation and cost reduction of proteins in media.
  • Lead & develop the protein science team.

You must have the following experience:

  • Significant experience in the production, purification and analysis of proteins and their quality & bioactivity.
  • Experienced with protein engineering including related analytical techniques and computational approached.
  • Experienced with high-throughput screening, assay development and protein characterization.
  • Strong background in molecular and cell biology techniques e.g. enzyme-based metabolism assays, cell-based activity assays, immunosorbent assays, protein quantification and protein refolding.
  • Experience in refining methodologies to reduce cost base.

It would be beneficial if you had experience in cell culture, preferable with stem or primary cell types.

Upload your CV/resume or any other relevant file. Max. file size: 78 MB.

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