Research Associate Screening and Assay Technologies (Yacht Life Sciences)

International biotechnological company
  • Utrecht
  • Vast
  • HBO
  • 40 uur
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Edwin Parlevliet principal recruitment consultant

Yacht Life Sciences has a vacancy for a Research Associate Screening and Assay Technologies.

As a Research Associate in the Screening and Assay Technologies (SAT) team you are responsible for the characterization of antibody panels using automated medium to high throughput screening assays. You will work with highly motivated colleagues supporting the organization with the development, execution and characterization of antibody panels. 

The SAT team is part of the Lead Discovery & Technology department, providing state-of-the-art antibody screening expertise and technologies to the research organization and delivering antibody leads to other expert teams. 

Responsibilities

  • You will optimize and execute binding assays and cell-based functional assays on fully and semi-automated platforms in high density formats (384 well and 1536 well)
  • You will make use of a variety of read-out technologies including fluorescence, luminescence, imaging platforms, and label-free technologies
  • You are responsible for the documentation of assay development, reporting of screening results and pro-active communication with your clients and team
  • You will create work instructions and calculation templates
  • You are responsible for e-documentation and the reporting of assay results
  • You communicate proactively with your team and collaborators
  • You enjoy working on multiple projects simultaneously and can adapt to a dynamic environment
  • You will work closely with colleagues in the Lead Discovery and Technologies department and interact with RA’s and Scientists of other departments for data transfer and antibody characterization

Functie-eisen

You are experienced and highly motivated to develop and execute assays for high throughput screening and functional and biochemical characterization of therapeutic antibody panels. You are a team player focused on achieving goals, you take initiative, and communicate pro-actively. You are working accurately and customer orientated. You are capable of running several projects in parallel and to work in a flexible way.

Moreover, you meet the following professional requirements:

  • You have a finished Bachelor degree or a similar level of knowledge in life sciences, biochemistry, biology or biotechnology (candidates with a Master background will not be considered for this role)
  • You have >1 years work or internship experience with high throughput screening 
  • You have experience with cell-based assays such as binding, viability, apoptosis, live-dead assays, reporter assays and cell culture
  • You have experience with flow cytometry/ FACS
  • You have an affinity for laboratory automation and a strong interest in assay technologies
  • Experience in the area of image-based assays, image analysis and automated data analysis is an advantage

Arbeidsvoorwaarden

Direct contract at our client, full-time. This position starts with a 1 year contract, and can covert into permanent after the 1st year. Salary depends on seniority (2400 - 3600 euro gross per month, excluding 8% holiday allowance).

Bedrijfsinformatie

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.

Contactinformatie

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

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