Senior Scientist protein characterisation


The main responsibility of the senior Scientist is to guarantee the correct design and execution of experiments for the development and validation of protein characterisation techniques .

Typical characterisation techniques include LC, CE, FFF-MALS, DLS, and AUC

His/her activities must be executed, documented and reported according to Good Clinical Laboratory Practice (GCLP) quality requirements.

  • Contributes to defining scientific strategy for late stage programs/technologies and departmental improvements
  • Creates and manages multiple complex research plans that result in the accomplishment of multiple business objectives
  • May have indirect or direct people management responsibility internally and externally (e.g. outsourced, working with external partners, etc.) or lead as an individual contributor
  • Typically works under indirect supervision with a high level of autonomy and some decision making
  • Applies knowledge of late stage and commercial method validation and filling experience to further develop the business
  • Leads the analysis of highly complex issues in a technical area and establishes resolutions/ decision points in a given program/project
  • Identifies novel scenarios and nascent scientific/technical opportunities in a specific scientific area
  • Seeks to contribute to improving business/work processes to identify and enable scientists to cultivate new scientific insights
  • Acts as lead functional/technical member of the project with frequent interaction with senior internal and external stakeholders


For this position we are recruiting laboratory professional with the following background:

  • PhD in biochemiscal / analytical or relevant scientific field
  • 2-3 years of industry experience in Method Development & Regulatory filing
  • Affinity for data analysis and the thorough review of the data generated by others
  • Method validation expert and understanding of analytical quality by design
  • xperienced in one or more of the following techniques: LC, CE, FFF-MALS, DLS, and AUC
  • Experience with experimental plans using the “Design of Experiment (DoE)” principles is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills, fluent in English.
  • Experienced in working under quality standards such as GLP, or GMP.
  • Candidates without a valid work permit are not considered for this position.


Contract: 1 year, realistic long term perspectives

Salary: ranging from 4500- 6200 gross monthly

Hours: 32-40

Region: Leiden


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Janssen Vaccines & Prevention is a leading biotechnology company developing vaccines against infectious diseases. LabResource has been elected as their top supplier for the second year in a row and has been contracted to recruit for this position.





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