(Senior) Scientist Protein Separations



Pres. Kennedypark 26, Kortrijk, Belgium


Our business is growing at a high pace and we are continuously looking for motivated and scientifically-minded talent to strengthen our team.

Is analytics running through your veins? Can’t get enough of the latest and greatest state-of-the-art tech? Then you should definitely check out our vacancy below:

So what will you be doing?

  • You develop and apply innovative analytical methodologies for the separation, analysis and in-depth characterization of protein biopharmaceuticals at various development stages

  • You handle complex and scientifically challenging projects for our pharma, biotech and academic partners

  • You design and plan experiments, process experimental data, capture findings in reports and communicate to customers

  • You assist in problem-solving during experimental work

  • You implement novel technologies and methodologies

  • You handle multiple and complex studies

  • You coach team members and help them with experimental setups and ensure adequate reporting to the high company standard

  • You interact with other scientists and team members to ensure proper project planning and execution

  • You align with management and commercial team on strategic choices

  • You provide regular updates to customers on project process and way forward

  • You provide training in your field of expertise

  • You report to the Group Leader

This is you…

  • #yeswecan #winningteam #magichands

  • Science lover, analytics geek and protein egghead

  • Deep scientific understanding of analytical testing and characterization of protein biopharmaceuticals

  • Proven HPLC and CE method development skills for proteins and monoclonal antibodies

  • Capable of creative and complex data interpretation and Linking data from multiple experiments

  • Knowledge of protein mass spectrometry and functional assays is a plus

  • Good insights into the different aspects of the biotech and pharma business (technical, scientific, regulatory, commercial)

  • Drive for tech improvement

  • Critical mindset and good sense for initiative and attention to quality and detail

  • Team player, customer-minded, problem-solving mindset and flexible attitude

  • Great communicator with excellent writing/reporting skills

  • Able to multitask and tackle complex scientific questions in a largely independent manner

  • Comfortable interacting with customers (discussing requests, negotiating scope, presenting results)

  • Loves dealing with significant responsibilities

  • Fluent in English (written & oral)

  • PhD in chemistry, biochemistry, biotechnology, pharmacy or equivalent qualification due to experience

  • For Scientist, a minimum of +3 years of expertise in the field

  • For Senior Scientist, a minimum of +8 years of expertise in the field

What we bring to the table

  • You will be part of a privately-owned and ambitious laboratory organization at the forefront of scientific evolution

  • You will join a dynamic team in an international environment

  • You will receive an attractive salary in line with your responsibilities and experience


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