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Principal Scientist

  • LocationNewark, DE 19711 - United States
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:2 days ago
  • Job no: 39581
  • Category: R&D

Job Description


Our client, a leading biotechnology company, is looking for a Principal Scientist to join their team. If you have the required experience and are up for a challenge, this could be a great opportunity for you. Responsibilities include:


1) Provide technical, scientific and project leadership for product and assay development in protein characterization, functional analysis and IVD development

2) Plan, design, execute and troubleshoot laboratory projects and experiments to ensure timely delivery of milestones

3) Identify research strategies and product opportunities that are congruent with the company's overall business objectives and initiate the implementation of novel research and development

4) Write and review SOPs, technical protocols and reports

5) Develop and maintain strong collaborations and relations with cross-functional teams and external experts

6) Lead a team of scientists and research associates

7) Follow and establish SOPs and general knowledge of GLP and GMP guidelines

8) Comply with company’s policies and procedures

9) Perform other duties as assigned


Critical Requirements


1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field

2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)

3) Recent experience in the biotechnology industry is strongly preferred

4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in research and development


This role is ideal for a qualified, energetic individual who possesses great attention to detail. So, if you’re looking for a rare and exciting opportunity in research and development and want to do it within a quality company, this could be the perfect role for you - please apply ASAP!


Compensation and Other Details


Base Salary: Highly competitive package, commensurate with experience

  • Published on 25 Nov 2021, 1:03 PM