Assistant Scientist / Associate Scientist / Scientist

  • Leiden, Nederland
  • Detachering
  • 40 uur
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Job description

YACHT has a wide variety of vacancies, including roles such as: Research Technician, Assistant Scientist, Associate Scientist, and Scientist at our clients - major international biotech and pharmaceutical companies, such as Janssen / Johnson & Johnson.

In these positions, you will work in areas such as immunology, cell biology and biotechnology and will use different techniques for the biopharmaceutical research. In addition to the executive work, also will be responsible for method development, reporting and documentation, the experimental design, execution of experiments and data analysis.

Yacht Life Sciences is constantly looking for talents with expertise in the fields of Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Virology and Biochemistry. We are open to get in touch with candidates who are experienced in the following techniques and processes:

  • Cell culture
  • FACS
  • Western Blot
  • PCR
  • cloning
  • Sequencing
  • protein purification
  • Purification
  • Chromatography
  • Bioprocesses
  • Titrations
  • Karl Fisher
  • ISO17025
  • LIMS
  • GMP / GLP

Do you have the ambition and drive to work within the pharmaceutical industry? Are you enthusiastic about the implementation and development of vaccines, and do you have a completed Bachelor or Master education in biopharmaceutical sciences, biotechnology, engineering or any other related field? Then let's get acquainted!


Job requirements

  • Completed Bachelor or Master education in the field of immunology, life sciences, biochemistry or biotechnology;
  • At least 1 year of relevant experience within the pharmaceutical or biotechnological industry;
  • Good command of the English language



  • Flexible, hands-on and can-do mentality;
  • The ability to work accurately;
  • A strong drive to win and deliver results, together with your multidisciplinary and international team;
  • Proactive and an entrepreneurial mindset and the ability to think 'out of the box' to create new solutions.


Terms of employment:

If you meet these criteria and are interested to be presented to our customers, please introduce yourself and send us your CV and (short) cover letter!

Based on the incoming applications, we will select and invite candidates to meet us and to explore career opportunities at Johnson & Johnson, among other clients of us.

Please note that we may not have a specific vacancy that matches your profile at that time, but we may receive it again in the (near) future.


Information about the company:

The world is changing and going through transformation at a rapid pace. The labor market is constantly making new demands on professionals. YACHT knows better than any other company how the labor market is developing, and can ensure that you are prepared for these changes. Now and in the future.

We will help you to keep developing yourself within challenging projects we offer at leading organizations. At the same time, you will make a difference for our clients by realizing improvement of their products and processes. That requires quality work of professionals who are able to take on the real challenges.

Why YACHT Life Sciences?

Because of challenging positions at leading (biotech) companies, a large network and development opportunities! These are the advantages of working via YACHT in general and YACHT Life Sciences in particular.

With us, you will get all the space to grow further. Together we will look for assignments that suit your ambitions and help you to realize your goals. Through coaching, for example, but also by inviting you to interesting courses, knowledge sessions and inspiring meetings.

Through us, you will get access to a network of hundreds of professionals and many companies that are happy to share their knowledge and opportunities with you.


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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