Associate Scientist Molecular and Bioassay development (Yacht Life Sciences)

Janssen Vaccines and Prevention
  • Leiden
  • Detachering
  • WO
  • 40 uur
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Yacht Life Sciences has a vacancy for an Associate Scientist Molecular and Bioassay development

The Molecular and Bioassay (MBA) team is a young and dynamic group (45 team members), which is part of Analytical Development (AD), responsible for developing methods to characterize vaccines. Together, they use biological- and chemical technologies to assess quantity, potency, purity, and identity characteristics of our products. They have a pivotal role between the regulatory authorities, quality unit and process development.

Responsibilities and Duties:

We are looking for an Associate Scientist who:

  • Enjoys working in a multidisciplinary team and supporting method development activities of the team as a whole
  • Accurately and precisely designs and performs experiments to develop and optimize methods
  • Has a structured way of working and affinity with reference material and critical reagent management for used methods
  • Takes ownership as author of standard operating procedures, method development or qualification reports and oral presentations
  • Takes an active role in lab management next to the experimental work and supports the improvement of an efficient lab organization. 

Functie-eisen

  • 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

Competenties

  • Strong interpersonal and organization skills
  • Critical attitude and value accuracy in the execution of your work and that of others

Arbeidsvoorwaarden

We offer a challenging position which allows you to work in a dynamic and international environment, ensuring diversity in your work and creating plenty of opportunities for personal development. This concerns a full-time secondment contract for 1 year (extension is anticipated). Full time preferred, 32 hours discussable. 

We will offer a competitive benefits package in line with the seniority of the position (salary between 3000 and 4000 euro gross per 4 week period). You will become a member of a strong professional network who shares your education, ambitions and competencies. This will enable you to interact with your colleagues and to become a member of the YACHT network, which stretches the Life Science industry. You will be challenged by your peers, you will be able to follow courses and training via our Yacht Academy in order to keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date, i.e. boosting your career through personal and scientific growth. 

Bedrijfsinformatie

Janssen Vaccines & Prevention, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, is dedicated to bringing meaningful innovation to global health. Their teams focus on the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of vaccines to protect people worldwide from infectious diseases.

In their organization, entrepreneurial people are working in a dynamic culture in which innovation and a 'can do' state of mind are the central points. They are continuously looking for enthusiastic, talented people who have the ambition to develop themselves and can be of value to Janssen. The offices of Janssen Vaccines & Prevention are located in Leiden.

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Inclusiviteit en diversiteit

Uiteraard staat deze vacature open voor iedereen die zich hierin herkent. We geloven dat diverse teams van belang zijn voor ons als lerende organisatie, die voorop wil blijven lopen in de wereld van werk. Want juist verschillen tussen mensen zorgen voor groei. Van collega's, klanten, kandidaten en daarmee van Yacht. Heb jij een uniek talent? We ontmoeten je graag.

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