3 weeks ago

Research Scientist (Microbiology)

Aberdeen 28K - 36K Permanent

Research Scientist (Microbiology)

The company

I am delighted to work with a successful and growing biopharmaceuticals company. A world leader in their industry niche, my client offer a busy and fast paced research environment in which to gain new skills and grow your career.

About the role

The role is ideal for someone who has strong demonstrable experience from postdoctoral or industrial roles and is seeking a long term opportunity to develop. This role will involve characterisation of bacterial strains and biochemical analysis to support product R&D.

Ongoing training will be provided where necessary.

Required experience;

  • PhD degree in life sciences discipline is essential
  • Minimum 2 years+ work experience postdoctoral/ industrial in a relevant field
  • Previous experience with bacterial characterisation is essential
  • Expertise in detection, quantification and purification of bacterial metabolites
  • In silico analysis of bacterial metabolic pathways
  • Proven expertise in assay development is essential
  • An understanding of gut microbiome/ host-microbe interactions is preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills


Biotechnology, biopharma, therapeutics, scientist, bioprocess, microbial, oncology, development, research technician, assistant, design, molecular, silico, characterisation, detection, biochemistry, microbial, microbiologist.

Harris Lord is acting as a recruitment agency for this role

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