Senior Research Associate / Associate Scientist

06/04/21

Location

Industriepark-Zwijnaarde 7 Zwijnaarde Belgium

Function type

Research Associate

Vacancy

We are currently looking for a Senior Research Associate/Associate Scientist with 2-5 years of working experience in the laboratory to join our team in our facility in Zwijnaarde.

The candidate should have a drive to generate qualitative results together and in tight collaboration with member of the project team in a professional and challenging fashion. This all happens in a dynamic, informal and stimulating environment where you and your colleagues work to reach the set goals. Every employee gets the opportunity to get involved in all the various steps within her/his project.

Work description:

Responsibilities:

  • Discover, characterize and optimize therapeutic antibodies

  • Plan and execute experiments independently including interpret and report the results

  • Can find a solution to any unexpected problem in a creative way

  • Actively participate in project teams, organize work but understand priorities and completes assignments accordingly

  • Keen to learn new technics and to shares expertise with others  

Expertise area:

  • Biochemical, immunological, and cellular assays

  • Assay development

  • Molecular and cellular biology

  • Protein expression and purification

Profile:

  • Degree B. sc. or M Sc in Industrial Engineer, Biochemistry/ Biotechnology or equivalent

  • At least 2 years of working experience in laboratory

  • Team player, enthusiastic, accurate in execution and reporting

  • Good communication skills

  • (Bio)analytical skills, focused on quality, accuracy and detail

  • Good writing skills in English

  • Knowledge and hands on experience of protein related work, biochemical assays is a requirement. Experience with cell-based assays is preferred.  

Offer:

  • Full time position in a collegial, dynamic and growing company.

  • You will become part of a team that allows you to access a broad array of technologies with varied daily activities and to take initiatives and contribute to the success of the company.

  • Competitive salary package.

Interested in this vacancy? Please apply through our website: https://www.argenx.com/careers#find-your-job

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