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  • Location

    Leiden

  • Job title:

    Associate Scientist Molecular and Bioassay Development

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  • Job ref:

    47072

  • Start Date:

    2021-11-23

The Company 
This organization focuses on the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of vaccines to protect people worldwide from infectious diseases.

Role Description 
As an Associate Scientist you will join the Molecular and Bioassay (MBA) team responsible for developing methods to characterize vaccines. 

Responsibilities 
- Support method development activities of the team 
- Accurately and precisely designs and performs experiments to develop and optimize methods
- Reference material and critical reagent management for used methods
- Author standard operating procedures, method development or qualification reports and oral presentations
- Take an active role in lab management next to the experimental work and supports the improvement of an efficient lab organization


Requirements 
- Master degree in a relevant field (this position is not open for candidates with a PhD background).
- Must have >1 year hands-on work experience with cell-based or molecular assays and/ or virology
- Experience with impurity methods like host cell protein and residual host cell DNA testing
- Experience with method development
- GMP or ML2 laboratory experience is highly preferable


Other Information 
For more information please contact Carla Garcia at c.garcia@sire-search.com or +31 (0) 20 658 98 01.