This position has a strong focus on biochemical and immunological expertise.
Your main responsibilities will be :
Chemical modification of bacterial surface molecules.
Analysis of antigen-antibody interactions.
Analyze carbohydrate, protein-, or glycoconjugate-based antigens.
Know, implement and improve established tests for carbohydrates, proteins, glycoconjugates, and particle-based vaccines.
Develop new biochemical methods (evaluate LoD, LoQ, accuracy, etc.)
With help from product development specialists, design and implement biochemical assays for in-process control (IPC), product characterization, and product release.
Support CROs to plan, execute, document, and review their work.
M.Sc. or B.Sc. with equivalent experience in Biological Science with at least 2-4 years of relevant experience in academia or biotech industry.
The position requires an in-depth knowledge of glycoprotein biochemistry and / or antigen-antibody interactions.
You have knowledge of biochemical literature with emphasis on carbohydrate antigens, biochemical assay development, optimization and troubleshooting.
Familiarity with automated or semi-automated instrumentation, while not required, would be advantageous, as would familiarity with the multi-disciplinary activities involving antigen-antibody interactions.
This role is intended to be a hands-on lab-based job with plenty opportunity to learn and develop new skillsets.
Problem solver, performing hands-on laboratory experiments.
Communicates clearly and efficiently.
Team player, able to manage and monitor work contracted to CROs.
Organize data efficiently (e.g. databases) and with data security in mind.
Operate and maintain analytical laboratory equipment.
Safety-conscious and fluent in English.
Computer skills : Excel, statistical analysis, databases, etc.
Wonderful job opportunity! A chance to work for a company dedicated to bringing meaningful innovation to global health.
Contactpersoon voor deze functie is Joost Storms, bereikbaar op telefoonnummer 023 55 78 529 of via e-mail : joost xdes.nl Kenmerk : 8864.