Pre-clinical / in vivo Research Assistant 100% (m/f)
NBE Therapeutics AG, a rapidly growing Basel-based biotechnology company, is committed to the development of next generation antibody drug conjugates for the treatment of cancer.
You will provide technical support in the evaluation of novel monoclonal antibodies and antibody drug conjugates (ADCs) in relevant pre-clinical in vivo murine models.
As the team is still expanding, we are looking for an initiative and self-dependent team player, who likes to work in an environment, where everyone’s performance has an impact and who likes to be part of the start-up team supporting the company’s further growth.
Handling and working with laboratory animals including: well-being observations, data collection, sampling of in vivo/ex vivo material, drug administration (i.v., o.g., i.p., s.c.)
Prepare study folders, record books and electronic study folders. Update and maintain study progress records.
Confirm availability of required equipment and prepare equipment/software protocols for recordings. Report equipment shortages/faults.
Record and analyse electronic files.
Comply with animal welfare legislation and through your attitude and actions contribute to a culture of care.
Execute basic key activities to maintain the care of laboratory animals.
Provide support in in vitro activities such as cell culture and standard molecular biology techniques (e.g. ELISA, western blot, flow cytometry, etc..).
Knowledge of imaging systems is beneficial
Laboratory technician (biology background) with knowledge of preclinical in vivo
models and certified training in animal work
Training in cell and molecular biology is beneficial
Qualifications / Experience
Valid LTK1 or matching habilitation to work with animal models
Educated, trained or experienced as a technician, laboratory technician, bioanalyst, animal care technician or veterinary technician
Extraordinary attention to detail
High motivation to work independently, flexibility with regard to working-hours and ability to accommodate changing priorities,timelines or tasks
Basic computer skills including the use of MS Office, Graphpad Prism7, imaging software
Good command of English, German desirable
No PhD applicants will be considered for this position.
We look forward to receiving your application, which you are invited to send to Dr. M. Spina at firstname.lastname@example.org, referring to job-opening number: ref180821w