HansaBioMed Life Sciences is seeking a Research Scientist.

Thursday 21st December 2017

Research Scientist – Research project investigator and Product development

HansaBioMed Life Sciences (HBM-LS) is a biotech company based in Tallinn (Estonia), leader in the field of Exosome and Extracellular Vesicle (EVs). Since May 2017, HansaBioMed Life Sciences is part of Lonza, a global leader in the field of biopharmaceutical development and manufacturing

HansaBioMed Life Sciences is seeking a highly motivated individual with established experience in cell biology, biochemistry or related area to join our R&D team as a Research Scientist. The responsibilities include the management of a Horizon 2020 project, design and development of new products in the new research field of the Extracellular Vesicles.

 

We offer:

·         Work position in our facilities in Tallinn (Estonia)

·         Possibility to work in a new and exciting research field, with high future perspective and applications.

·         Work in a Horizon 2020 research project together with 6 international partners (industry and universities).

·         Possibility to travel to our partner sites, tight connection with high qualified personnel in extracellular vesicle field.

·         Salary according to the European standards and the qualification of the candidate.

 

Main Duties and Responsibilities

·         Research activity on European Horizon 2020 project, focused on Extracellular Vesicles.

·         Following the R&D activities of the company, new product development related to the EV field.

·         Design and implementation of prototype, leading optimization and performance verification, documentation and communication of results and transfer to the production team.

·         Design and execution of custom services, troubleshooting of technical issues.

·         Working in investigating new potential applications of Extracellular Vesicles (therapeutics, diagnostics, cell free regenerative medicine)

 

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

·         PhD in molecular biology, biochemistry or related field

·         Previous experience in Extracellular Vesicle field is considered a plus.

·         Excellent proficiency in English

·         Technical skills: FACS, immunoassay techniques, qPCR, RNA and miRNA, cell culturing, chromatography techniques. Proficient with Microsoft Office programs.

·         Good prioritization skills, ability to work under defined deadlines

·         Excellent interpersonal, organization and communication skills, ability to work within a cross-functional team

·         Prior experience in an industrial setting and in translating IVD assays to the market is considered a plus

 

The interested candidates can send a motivation letter and CV (appreciated with references) to paolo.guazzi@hansabiomed.eu or to info@hansabiomed.eu