Scientist/Snr Scientist Ion Channel Electrophysiology

Location: Cambridge Salary: Competitive Ref: ALS 2395

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On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a Senior Scientist to join their drug discovery service supporting a global client base. In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, this company offer genuine career advancement and the opportunity of playing a key role in the further development of the business.

Basic Requirements:

  • MSc in a relatable subject and relevant professional experience is essential, a PhD is desirable.
  • Experience with ion channel and patch clamp electrophysiology is required
  • Experience of plate-based assay technology
  • Highly skilled in scientific data interpretation, reporting, and presentation
  • Industrial/CRO experience is desirable (Essential for senior role)
  • Senior role – Expertise in cardiac electrophysiology and safety profiling
  • Senior role – Project management experience

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Use of technology including manual and automated patch clamp electrophysiology and plate-based imaging platforms
  • Development and execution of a range of ion channel assays
  • Data interpretation, analysis, and reporting
  • Literature reviews and presentations
  • Preparation of target validation documents
  • Senior role’s additional responsibilities:
  • Creation and present formal slide decks and reports
  • Writing and delivering presentations and reports in line with company standards
  • Contribute to the generation of scientific workplans and resource estimates for quotations.

Agenda only recruits people with integrity, who are honest and trustworthy and who have a great work ethic. To enable us to hire the very best people, we will conduct a comprehensive background and pre-employment screening, which is an essential part of Agenda’s recruitment process.


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