We are currently seeking a highly motivated Senior Translational Scientist with strong a strong immunology background to join our Translational Research team. This position will report into the Scientific Director.
The Senior Translational Scientist will act as an expert in the development, validation, transfer, and troubleshooting of immunoassays and cell-based assays (including pharmacokinetic, immunogenicity, biomarkers and others as needed). The scientist will work with Gyroscope’s research and clinical teams to develop and oversee assays that will be used for internal developmental work or placed at Contract Research Organisations (CROs) or academic establishments. In addition, the scientist will anticipate obstacles related to methodology and will troubleshoot and resolve these obstacles. This scientist should be proactive, inquisitive and a self-starter who is eager to learn and thrives in fast paced environment.
The ideal candidate will have pharmaceutical industry experience in the development of biologics and be lab based. Ideally, this individual will have knowledge of relevant global health authority guidelines and industry practices relating to assay development and validation. Excellent communication practiced through oral, written and presentation skills is required.
The position will be primarily based in London although some travel to our facilities in Stevenage may be required.