Associate Scientist Biochemistry
In this position as Associate Scientist Biochemistry you will be involved in designing, executing biochemical and biophysical experiments in order to contribute to the vaccine production process. Do you bring experience with a variety of biochemical techniques? Don't hesistate and apply now!
Large pharmaceutical company based in Leiden. This department is part of the analytical development and responsible for a broad range of activities towards biophysical and analytical vaccine characterization.Job DescriptionAs an Associate Scientist Biochemistry you will be active within a multidisciplinary team working hands-on with both routine sample analysis as well as more exploratory settings. Other responsibilities include:Designing, executing biochemical and biophysical experiments, and analyzing biochemical and biophysical dataPerforming a broad range of techniques including: UV-VIS, GC, FTIR, H/UPLC, LC-MS electrophoresis, Octet and ELISAInstrument maintenance and calibrationTroubleshooting and flagging inconsistencies Writing data reports and oral presentations in various settings.Job RequirementsFor the position of Associate Scientist Biochemistry we are looking for a science minded candidate with both theoretical knowledge and experimental experience. Further you recognize yourself in the following profile:An HBO/MSc degree in biochemistry, biotechnology, biophysics and/or protein chemistryProven work or internship experience with techniques such as UV-VIS, HPLC, GC, LC-MS or protein purification techniques Experience with GMP/ISO are considered highly advantageous Strong communication skills and eager to learn and able to work both independent and in a teamHands-on experience with multiple of the formentioned techniques and/or: fluorescence and circular dichroism, multi-angle and dynamic light scattering, capillary isoelectric focusing, atomic force and/or electron microscopyYou speak and write fluently Dutch and EnglishSalary and BenefitsLong term position, which starts with a 12 months contract at CheckMarkSalary indication from €3100,- gross per month based on a fulltime positionFulltime position (40 hours/week), 32 hours/week is negotiable Dayshift