The role is a 12-month (maternity cover) contract, to start asap
Functional focus: The Target Validation group is responsible for the identification and characterization of tumour antigens. The Biobank team works from within this group to provide samples, data analysis and information across many groups within Research and Development. Desirable skills for this team include those related to gene/protein expression analysis, histology and Next Generation Sequencing (NGS).
The purpose of this role is primarily to conduct scientific experiments as necessary within the Biobank team. Whilst initially requiring supervision by a more senior scientist, the job holder will develop scientific skills and undergo required training to work independently on routine experiments. The job holder will also be responsible for the interpretation and presentation of their data.
Qualifications & Experience
Skills & Competencies
Decision Making Authority
Week-to-week management of own experiments with input from line manager.