To improve the lives of patients by creating and developing innovative antibody products

Research Associate New Antibody Products Research (Yacht Life Sciences)

International biotechnological company

9076682 | UTRECHT | Vast | HBO / WO | publicatiedatum


Over de functie

Yacht Life Sciences has a vacancy for a Research Associate New Antibody Products.

You will be a member of project groups working on the development of therapeutic knock-your-socks-off antibodies and will be responsible for a broad set of in vitro experiments to study the mechanism of action and anti-tumor activity of antibody products.

Your new position:

  • You will work in a team of Scientists and Research Associates dedicated to the discovery and development of therapeutic antibody products
  • With your up-to-date knowledge of, and experience with assays in the field of immunology, tumor biology, cell biology, molecular biology and protein biochemistry you are responsible for accurate execution of experiments in assigned research studies
  • You document and process the test results, draw conclusions and report these to the team
  • By investigating disease biology, antibody mode-of-action and antibody response using state-of-the art technology you contribute to the discovery of new antibody targets.


You have experience in the field of immunology, tumor biology and biotechnology, and you are motivated to expand your knowledge and skills. You have a ‘getting things done mentality’, you are enthusiastic, goal-oriented, efficient and accurate and you enjoy working in a team. You take initiative, set high quality standards, and keep a close eye on ways to improve your work. You are driven to work together on the development of a new generation of medicines.

Furthermore you meet the following professional requirements:

  • You have a completed BSc or MSc education (a PhD degree is considered as overqualified for this role)
  • You have >2 years work experience with immunology and cell biology.
  • You have experience with cell culture, functional cellular assays, flow cytometry and common immunological techniques (ELISA, immunoblotting, etc.). 
  • You are capable of running several experiments in parallel and to work in a flexible way
  • You are fluent in English


Direct and full-time contract at our client. Salary between 2800 and 3600 euro gross per month.


Dynamic and innovative environment. Every employee is strongly motivated to participate in the development of new medicines which improve patients' lives. The company culture is aimed at innovation and excellence. Employees are passionate and work with determination and respect for each other to achieve our common goals. They work in multi-functional and international teams, in which each employee is stimulated to use his/her talent to contribute to innovation and results.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Edwin Parlevliet via telefoonnummer 06-12387998

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