Senior Research Scientist (Protein – Protein Interactions)

Date Posted:
£35,000 to £43,000 Per Annum
Opportunity Type:
Graduate Job - Agency Client
STEM Graduates
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Senior Research Scientist (Protein – Protein Interactions)


Job Location: Nottingham, East Midlands

Job Salary: £35,000 - £43,000 DOE

Job Benefits: 25 Days Holiday, Pension, Performance Related Bonus, 35 Hour Week

Job Sectors: PhD Jobs / Research Jobs / Research Scientist Jobs / Protein Scientist / Protein Expression / Protein Purification / Molecular Biology / Recombinant Proteins / Protein - Protein Interactions

One of our most exciting clients is seeking a talented and experienced individual to join their Molecular Biology team in a Senior Research Scientist position. Our client is a life science company research company, specialising in the biopharmaceutical and biotherapeutics sectors.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Carrying out Laboratory R&D in areas related to protein-protein interactions
  • Running assays to look for the pp interactions
  • Identifying lead molecules
  • Investigating how the candidate interacts with their receptors
  • Development of the pp interaction area

Job Requirements:


  • PhD in Molecular Biology or similar; or a Bachelor's/Master's degree with extensive Lab experience
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in industry post PhD, or at least 8 years’ experience post BSc, in developing and studying protein – protein interactions
  • Great experience in developing and carrying out assays on Biacore
  • Experience with developing and characterising interactions between candidates and targets.


  • Experience with Octet