Research Associate

Posted 17 Vendredi juin
Type d'offre Temporaire
secteurScienceLife Sciences

Job description

For our client, a leading pharmaceutical company in Basel, we are looking for a:

Research Associate

We are seeking a highly motivated and talented Research Associate to join our cancer biology team focused on the discovery of novel anti-cancer agents.
You will be a member of the Cancer Targeted Therapy (CTT) group located at the Roche Innovation Center Basel working in a team of approximately 30 cancer biologists supported by Roche's Small Molecule Research (SMR) and Pharmaceutical Sciences (PS) functions to evaluate candidate therapies in state-of-the art molecular, cellular and in vivo pharmacology
You will be in charge of the development and the implementation of assays enabling the validation of new potential targets, and screening and characterization of small molecule inhibitors in human cancer cell lines.

Aufgaben & Verantwortlichkeiten:

  • Maintenance of cell culture
  • Design, plan and execute experiments in a timely manner, under the leadership of the assigned lab head
  • Perform, optimize and analyze assay data using 96/384 well microtiter assay formats
  • Conduct multiple experimental approaches in parallel
  • Share knowledge by enthusiastic collaboration with other scientists and associates within the group
  • Keep accurate electronic records

Must Haves:

  • Finished apprenticeship as research associate (Roche apprenticeship is a plus), BSc or MSc in a life science discipline (e.g. cell biology, immunology)
  • At least 3 years of experience in a research lab, ideally in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Min. 2 years of experience in cell culture
  • At least 2 years hands-on experience in molecular and cell biology methods (RNAi, qRT-PCR, western blotting)
  • Familiarity with standard lab equipment and IT tools
  • Very good oral and written communication skills in English are required, German is a plus
  • Team player, who can easily integrate
  • Communicative and open-minded
  • Independent working style

Nice to haves:

  • Experience in compound screening in cell-based assays (growth assays, Incucyte imaging)

Allgemeine Informationen:

  • Start date: 01.08.2022
  • Latest Start Date: 01.10.2022
  • End date: 15 month after start
  • Workplace: Basel
  • Workload: 70%
  • Department: Chemical Biology 5 (POMCC)

Ihre Bewerbung
Please apply online. For further information about this position, contact your Kelly Recruiter Judith Atgé Martin (+41 61 270 80 16).