Laboratory Scientist Clinical Immunology | Leiden
SIRE
Leiden, Netherlands
6 dagen geleden

SIRE® is the market leader in Life Sciences recruitment. We believe the recruitment market needs to gear up in technology and continuous innovation.

We like technology, in a Life Sciences market driven on science, we couldn’t stay behind; we drive Recruitment Science. Investing a majority of our turnover in technology enables us to use unique Resource Technologies.

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Because we analyze the whole market, we can compare facts and data. This enables us to do Facts & Big Data Recruitment , making sure we, or better yet, you find the right career!Our client is a professional Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology organisation, based in Zuid-Holland Netherlands.

The Company

Janssen Vaccines & Prevention, previously Crucell, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, is dedicated to bringing meaningful innovation to global health.

Our teams focus on the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of vaccines and antibodies to protect people worldwide from infectious diseases.

The Clinical Immunology department is responsible for the immunological evaluation of vaccine candidates in clinical trials.

In close collaboration with the Biomarker group and clinical development group, the clinical immunology department executes the immuno strategies and ensures the development, and validation of the required immunological assays as well as clinical sample analysis and data reporting.

Typical assays to determine the immunogenicity of vaccines are the antibody ELISA, T cell ELISpot, Intracellular Cytokine Staining, and virus neutralization assays.

The clinical immunology department offers Janssen Vaccines with services in Scientific and operational excellence, with high standards of quality and compliance.

Role Description

The Clinical Immunology department is responsible for the immunological evaluation of vaccine candidates in clinical trials.

In close collaboration with the Biomarker group and clinical development group, the clinical immunology department executes the immuno strategies and ensures the development, and validation of the required immunological assays as well as clinical sample analysis and data reporting.

Typical assays to determine the immunogenicity of vaccines are the antibody ELISA, T cell ELISpot, Intracellular Cytokine Staining, and virus neutralization assays.

The clinical immunology department offers Janssen Vaccines with services in Scientific and operational excellence, with high standards of quality and compliance.

Responsibilities

The main responsibility of the Laboratory Scientist is to guarantee the quality and robustness of the immunological assays to be used for the analysis of samples in clinical trials.

The Laboratory Scientist is also responsible for the scientific quality of the analysis of clinical trial samples, as well as long term life cycle of the methods he / she is the expert on.

To that effect, the Laboratory Scientist needs to consider the long-term strategies of the project and align his scientific strategy accordingly.

His / her activities must be executed, documented and reported according to Good Clinical Laboratory Practice (GCLP) quality requirements.

In specific, the laboratory scientist is responsible for designing, supervising, reviewing and documenting the experiments for assay development and validation.

He is responsible for the critical reagents in an assay, the experimental controls to guarantee assay performance, and for training operators on the scientific fundamentals of the assays which are used in the lab.

A laboratory scientist is quality-driven, he or she maintains his / her technical edge, and remains aware of the issues and potential areas of improvement in the laboratory.

Requirements

  • PhD in biological / medical sciences or equivalent, with strong immunology or virology background
  • At least 3 years of experience in a pharmaceutical, biotech company
  • Extensive, hands-on experience in the development to validation of serology (ELISA, VNA or other) or cell-based assays (ELISPOT, flow cytometry assays or other) according to regulatory standards.
  • Experienced in working under quality standards such as GCLP, GCP or GMP.
  • Other information

    You can submit your application until the 12th of June

    Are you interested and do want to apply for this role, please fill out your application via the apply button below and contact Cees Roffelsen.

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