Assistant Scientist Molecular and Bioassay Development

Leiden | Assistant Scientist Molecular and Bioassay development | BSc or MSc | GMP | ELISA | PCR | 1039711

Your new role
The Molecular and Bioassay (MBA) team is a young and dynamic group (30 team members), which is part of Analytical Development (AD), responsible for developing methods to characterize our vaccines. They use biological- and chemical technologies to assess quantity, potency, purity, and identity characteristics of our products. The department has a pivotal role between the regulatory authorities, quality unit and process development.

In your new role you’ll support the department with method development activities by accurately and precisely performing experiments to develop and optimize their methods or to analyze samples for process support and product characterization . You’ll be responsible for certain assays and act as the author of standard operating procedures. Last but not least, you’ll support the continues improvement of an efficient lab organization.

Your new company
Janssen Vaccines & Prevention, formerly Crucell, is dedicated to bringing meaningful innovation to global health. Their teams focus on the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of vaccines and antibodies to protect people worldwide from infectious diseases. In the Janssen organization, entrepreneurial people are working in a dynamic culture in which innovation and a 'can do' state of mind are the central points. To strengthen the team, Janssen is continuously looking for enthusiastic, talented people who have the ambition to develop themselves and can be of value

What you'll need to succeed
The become a successful Assistant Scientist, you have at least a BSc degree (or equivalent) in a relevant field of cell-based or molecular assays, life sciences and/ or virology. Experience in the pharmaceutical industry or method development, GMP or ML2 laboratory is highly preferable. You have experience with typical assays/methods such as ELISA, PCR, Western-Blot and Cell culture. The candidate demonstrates strong interpersonal and team-building skills. Importantly, you have a critical attitude and value accuracy in the execution of your work and that of others.

What you'll get in return
Hays Detachering | This is an assignment that will start with a contract for 12 months through Hays. Extension to stay within the department is anticipated. At this position, you will get a competitive salary and your travel expenses are covered.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Life Sciences
Based on experience + travel expenses
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