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Research Biochemist

South WalesNegotiable

Organisation Description

Reed Scientific are recruiting a Research Biochemist to join a growing R&D team located in South Wales. This is a key role and as a self starter, you will be developing resins for enzyme immobilisation and immobilised enzymes.

Job Description

You will be required to:

* Analyse structural features of enzymes (databases, literature).

* Understanding immobilisation methods.

* Develop analytical methods for characterisation of products.

* Develop suitable immobilisation methods that can be moved to large scale production (interaction with production managers worldwide).

* Listen, identify and address customer needs.

* Work collaboratively with the R&D team in the development of new resins for enzyme immobilisation.

* Write and present technical papers at major conferences.

* Work in collaboration with Universities and Research Institutes.

Person Specification

5-10 years experience in research involving Biocatalysis and Biotransformations (Aqueous, Biphasic and Organic media), Synthesis of active compounds through Biocatalysed Process, Chiral Enzymatic Process Development.

Career Level: Experienced, looking for growth.

Education Level: PhD (or equivalent) in Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry or related subject with experience in Biocatalysis and/or Bioprocesses.

Salary: Competitive.

Experience: Industrial experience preferred.Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business.
April 16, 2012
May 16, 2012
Dawod Kaaba
Full Time