Research Associate (f/m/d)
Posted on Apr 24, 2022 by ITech Consult
Research Associate (f/m/d) - biology / cell/Protein expression/Mammalian/German
For our client in the Roche Glycart Schlieren Kanton Zürich we are looking for a Research Associate (f/m/d)
As part of the Roche Pharma Research and Early Development organization, Molecular & Cell Technologies department is dedicated to the research and development of potential new therapeutic candidates in early drug discovery.
We focus on the support of portfolio projects during early, pre-clinical development of potential new therapeutic candidates by designing molecules, engineering tools and supplying molecules and tools. That covers the generation of antibody and antigen expression constructs, optimized expression vectors for antigen supply, antibody format conversion, designing and engineering of recombinant cell lines and protein production at different scales.
The perfect candidate:
We are seeking a research associate with relevant cell culture and protein expression experience to join our highly dynamic team in upstream processing. The main duties of the qualified candidate will comprise the production of recombinant proteins by transient and stable gene expression in mammalian host cell lines. The tasks include sterile maintenance of mammalian cell cultures, transient and stable transfections by lipofection from 96well cell culture plate to shake flask scale.
Tasks & Responsibilities
. Execute production of a variety of protein types, including therapeutic antibodies, in mammalian expression systems at various scales
. Routine maintenance and cell banking of HEK and CHO cells
. Perform data entry and analysis, prepare timely updates of project progress reports
. Organize and maintain detailed records of all laboratory processes
. Support maintenance of laboratory supplies and performs other laboratory duties as assigned
. Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in biology (eg, lab technician) or related field
. First experience in a laboratory setting with cell biology
. Familiarity with standard mammalian cell culture methods (eg, Maintenance of cells, Protein expression)
. EDV- experience and a technical flair (G-Suite or MS Office)
. Fluency in English is a MUST and German is a plus
. Excellent organizational and documentation skills
. Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Reference No.: 921437SGR
Role: Research Associate
Industry: Pharma Location: Schlieren
Should you find yourself suitable for this position then please send us your complete CV using the link in this advert.
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