Assay Development Team Leader

  • Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
  • REF Number: 00050713
  • Consultant: Naynesh Mistry
  • Contact: 01246 457703
  • Date Published: 09.06.2021
  • Sector: Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical
  • Location: Cambridge, East Anglia, Home Counties
  • Discipline: Biotechnology

CK Science are recruiting for an Assay Development Team Leader, to join a rapidly growing Biopharma company that specialise in developing and manufacturing medical devices, to be based in Cambridge on a permanent basis.

The Company: Our clientfocuses on therapeutic drug monitoring of biologic therapies in the autoimmune, oncology, and neurology.

Assay Development Team Leader Role:

  • Lead the development of lateral flow immunoassay and to conduct the validation and verification activities of the assays.
  • Manage Scientists & Technicians within the team.

Other responsibilities include to:

  • Investigate new technologies and to conduct feasibility studies.
  • Research, design and evaluate materials, assemblies, processes and equipment.
  • Process, analyse results and data.
  • Write technical reports and to lead the product transfer of the assays.

Your Background:

  • Bachelor's degree in a Biologics, Scientific or related field or PhD in a related field with industry experience.
  • Project and Line Management.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience working in a diagnostics/medical devices company.
  • Previous experience in R&D of lateral flow immunoassays.
  • Previous experience in conjugation of proteins on latex or gold nanoparticles.
  • Previous experience working under ISO13485.

Apply: Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. For more information or to apply for this Assay Development Team Leader position, please contact Naynesh Mistry on 01246 457703 or Please quote reference 50713.

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