Peptide Chemist

Location Scotland
Discipline: Chemicals
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££30k - 35k per year
Contact name: Rebecca Tilston

Contact email: rebecca.tilston@sciencesr.com
Job ref: 7151
Published: 25 days ago

An exciting pharmaceutical company is looking to hire an enthusiastic and committed peptide chemist to work on a collaborative project.

During the project as a peptide chemist, you will be utilising a range of techniques such as assay development and peptide design and synthesis. As well as some in vitro and in vivo testing.

This position is suited to a PhD Graduate who is looking for their first role in industry as it is a great opportunity to join and progress during your employment.


Key Responsibilities of the peptide chemist:

  • Design of peptides including modifications, bioavailability and efficacy validation.
  • Purification via preparative HPLC.
  • Synthesis of peptides via both automated peptide synthesisers and manual processes.
  • Analysis by HPLC and MS.

If you have a PhD in a Chemistry based subject such as medicinal and synthetic chemistry, then this role is for you. Even better if you have experience of synthesising and purification of peptides.

If you are interested apply now with an up-to-date copy of your CV in word format (no more than 2 pages)