Scientist/Senior Scientist, Immuno-Oncology (R&D Department)

Location: Cracow

Ref. no.: SEL/048

 

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Scientists/Senior Scientists with demonstrated expertise in immunology, immuno-oncology, and cancer biology to join our R&D Biology Department and support Selvita’s drug discovery projects.

 

Requirements:

  • MSc with 6+ years of experience or PhD with 2+ years of experience
  • Prior industrial or relevant academic experience is required
  • Previous experience in the fields of molecular biology, immunology and/or cancer biology is preferred
  • Technical expertise with mammalian cell culture, standard molecular biology techniques like ELISA, Western Blot, qPCR, as well as cytotoxicity, proliferation, apoptotic and cellular reporter system assays is required
  • Experience in primary cells isolation from peripheral blood (PBMCs), culture and activation of various subpopulations of immune cells is highly beneficial
  • Expertise with flow cytometry, cytokine release, cytotoxicity and proliferation assays is strongly preferred
  • Technical expertise with immunocytochemistry and immunohistochemistry is beneficial
  • Experience with cells isolation from mouse organs (e.g. spleen, lymph nodes) is advantageous
  • Practical experience with analysis software such as FlowJo, Graph Pad Prism, Excel is strongly preferred
  • Ability to manage large amounts of data and to supervise less experienced scientists/research assistants
  • Willingness to learn and adopt new experimental techniques
  • Good knowledge of written and spoken English is essential

 

 

Main Duties

  • Utilizing expertise in immunology to develop innovative strategies for understanding the role of immunology system in fighting cancer
  • Proactively seeking out new information in the literature and incorporate this into individual project(s) as well as the overall program
  • Presenting research results and methodologies at weekly meetings with immediate supervisor and/or project leader, project team meetings and other research forums
  • Developing and performing complex in vitro assays for target validation and secondary functional pharmacology assays
  • Mentoring and supervising of junior team members by providing scientific expertise and sharing the technical skills

 

 

What we offer:

  • Work in a team of highly-qualified and experienced professionals
  • Participation in challenging and ambitious projects
  • Work in a dynamic Company with high perspective of growth and operating in innovative business sector
  • Package of benefits: private medical healthcare, Multisport Card, lunch subsidies, days with fruits, language classes refund
  • Possibility to take part in sports activities
  • Access to attractive facilities: fitness and spa zone in the building

 

 

If you are interested please send your CV to career@selvita.com with subjects: SEL/048, Scientist/Senior Scientist, Immuno-Oncology (R&D Department).

 

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