Job description

CDR-Life is a young and innovative biotech company based in Schlieren where we create novel therapeutic antibody fragments against incurable diseases. A key part of this process is driven by the Discovery Group that designs, produces, and optimizes new antibodies in a variety of formats for the development of promising new drug candidates.

To expand our Discovery Group, we are looking for a highly motivated and qualified,

Lab Technician Protein Purification (100%)

Produce proteins to support the research unit in generating first-in-class immune-oncology drugs

You will play an important role in the small scale production of antibodies and antibody derived molecules in mammalian cell cultures and collaborate with colleagues to deliver first-in-class biologics. In addition, you will help to drive innovative approaches for drug discovery using novel antibody and protein engineering technologies. We are looking for a highly motivated and collaborative individual with a passion for drug discovery research, who enjoys working in a fast-paced and highly dynamic working environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform transient transfection in mammalian cell cultures.
  • Perform various purification methods using state of the art Aekta systems.
  • Perform basic analytical methods such as SDS PAGE, IEX and SE-HPLC.
  • Support/perform production of endotoxin low proteins.
  • Support cloning activities.
  • Ensure best practices of research, data management and archiving.
  • Proactively prepare and/or organize required equipment, consumables and reagents.

Your Profile:

  • Technician with an apprenticeship or equivalent in Biology, Biochemistry or a related discipline.
  • Experience in mammalian cell culture techniques and small scale expression.
  • Demonstrated expertise in protein purification is essential.
  • Experience in basic analytical methods such as SE-HPLC and SDS PAGE.
  • Experience in basic molecular biology techniques would be a plus.
  • Experience in endotoxin free protein production would be a plus.
  • Ability to work independently in a team environment.
  • Positive and proactive attitude.

Are you interested? For any further questions or your application please contact:
thomas.schleier@cdr-life.com. We are looking forward to hearing from you.

Location

Wagistrasse 27, Schlieren, Switzerland

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