Senior Scientist – Cell and Molecular Biology (Services Department)

Location: Cracow
Ref no.: SEL/046

 

 

Main Duties:

  • Utilizing expertise in various types of projects mainly related to biochemical and cell-based assay development and routine testing of small molecule and protein drug candidates
  • Proactively seeking out new information in the literature and incorporate this into individual projects as well as the overall program
  • Presenting research results and methodologies at weekly meetings with immediate supervisor and project leader, project team meetings and other research forums
  • Mentoring and supervising of junior team members by providing scientific expertise and sharing the technical skills

 

Requirements:

  • PhD with preferably 2+ years of experience
  • Prior industrial or relevant academic experience
  • Previous experience in the fields of molecular biology and/or cancer biology
  • Expertise in assay development in the area of Drug Discovery (biochemical, enzymatic, coupled, cell-based assays)
  • Expertise in assay optimization and validation in GMP (e.g. for batch release testing)
  • Technical expertise with mammalian cell culture (essential), standard molecular biology techniques like ELISA, Western Blot, qPCR, as well as cytotoxicity, proliferation, apoptotic and cellular reporter system assays
  • Expertise with flow cytometry, cytokine release, cytotoxicity and proliferation assays is strongly preferred
  • Experience in working with cell lines and cell-based assays in microplate format (experience with 3D assays will be a plus)
  • Expertise in working in GxP environment is preferred
  • Practical experience with analysis software such as FlowJo, GraphPad 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 

 

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 referral number SEL/046 SENIOR SCIENTIST – CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY (SERVICES DEPARTMENT). 

 

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