Technician in Cell and Gene Therapy.
Orchard Therapeutics is in a phase of rapid expansion and we are looking to grow our Research and Discovery group in London. There is an immediate opportunity for a bright science technician to join the growing team within Orchards Research & Discovery Department that is working on groundbreaking science in the rare disease field. The role is based in the heart of London in our Laboratory facility where there is access to a vibrant academic community that gels well with our evolving gene therapy industry.
The Technician in Gene and Cell Therapy Research will perform experimental duties related to the expanding work using experimental models to evaluate gene and cell therapies developed by the Research & Discovery Team. The role will specifically involve performing preclinical research using in vivo models, and support laboratory in vitro work required to evaluate the Research & Discovery Team's expanding work in process development, and validating new therapeutic targets and approaches.
The Technician will work closely with Senior Associates to plan experiments, set-up and monitor in vivo studies and contribute towards practical lab work, documentation and reporting to provide key support for lab functions. Candidates should be highly motivated and organized, with an explorative and proactive attitude, and an ability to multitask. as part of a team committed to delivering high quality products for use in Orchard's Therapeutic Programs.
Key Elements and Responsibilities
Oversee in vivo work by providing daily hands on animal care, including routine monitoring and inspection, liaison with researchers and to perform all technical aspects of both regulated and non-regulated experimental protocols. Work within compliance with the study Project License Assist with the dissection, processing and analysis of tissues Contribute towards the planning and design of experimental in vivo and in vitro models Support la...