scientistScientists within Analytical Methods & Technological Development play an important role across discovery, development & the manufacturing of pharmaceuticals where developing new technologies or applying new methods translates from the bench to the bedside of life changing therapeutics & understanding of disease.

We have roles for every level; From an Assay Development Scientist, using established platforms to provide insight to a new lead candidate; Validation Specialists ensuring regulatory compliance with novel methods; Bioinformaticians using next-generation sequencing, building huge DNA libraries and providing computational insights that weren’t previously thought possible through the understanding of a variety of new ‘omics data.

Scientific Professionals understand the big changes that are taking place within the Life Science industry with the implementation of automation and machine learning. Organisations of all sizes are able to introduce & develop more powerful & agile methods & technologies, reaping real-world benefits for patients & enabling ground-breaking research methods for the future.

Whatever your specialty, area of expertise, or desired career pathway, our experienced, knowledgeable & approachable consultants will get an understanding of what would constitute a progressive career move for you, the motivations surrounding your next step, logistical considerations and they’ll be able to objectively inform you of current market conditions & trends so that you’re in the best place to make a decision on your next career move having been introduced by Scientific Professionals.

We have numerous roles available at various levels within Analytical Methods & Technological Development, Validation & Transfer:

    • Assay Development Scientist
    • Process Development Scientist
    • Bioprocess Scientist
    • Pilot Plant Scientist
    • Validation Specialist
  • Bioinformatician
  • Genomic Scientist
  • Analytical Development Scientist
  • Method Development Scientist
  • Analytical Development Chemist


View the latest roles available within Analytical Methods & Technological Development, Validation & Transfer


Get in touch with one of our consultants regarding our live roles, or to register your interest in future positions within this area:

Matthew Walsh – Senior Consultant

Matt has been with the Scientific team since January 2017, having been involved within Public Healthcare recruitment since 2015. He leads the SP team on permanent roles in the UK life science industry and account manages a variety of RPO, PSL & exclusive clients. His other client’s range from start-up biotech’s through to global pharmaceutical companies, being able to successfully provide a flexible & tailored approach to a project or role from junior level through to Senior Director. He is particularly experienced in working closely with small to mid-sized organisations across all R&D functions, successfully appointing senior candidates into Director positions & above.

His remit covers pre-clinical drug discovery & development, manufacturing science & technology, quality control, analytical method & technological development, validation & transfer.

+44(0)207 822 1710

Afrin Nupur – Associate Consultant

Afrin holds an MSc in Molecular Pathology & Genomics from Queen Mary University and became an accomplished Research Scientist with the Barts Cancer Insitute before joining Scientific Professionals in 2018. Afrin brings a wealth of scientific knowledge & expertise to Scientific Professionals, with her academic & industrial experience giving her the ability to understand the complex nature of niche businesses & scientific research across the Life Science industry. She is experienced in successfully placing Scientists of all levels into organisations that reflect their specific field of research & expertise.

Afrin works alongside Matt in pre-clinical drug discovery & development, manufacturing science & technology, quality control, analytical method & technological development, validation & transfer.

+44(0)207 822 1710

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