R&D Scientist

18-3-2019 beerse
company profile

The Protein Science department within Lead Discovery is responsible for the delivery of proteins to enable assay development, HTS, pharmacological profiling and structural biology (X-ray crystallography, NMR and cryoEM). The Protein Science Team collaborates closely with the Therapeutic Areas and functional teams and with external collaborators in academia and industry. We seek individuals with a strong ability to connect key stake holders for the delivery of goals and objectives, fostering an environment of collaboration, collegiality and positive communication, and who show superior performance in the context of a multidisciplinary, geographically disperse team.

Whether you are looking for a project based contract, a contract of indefinite duration or an opportunity to work as a freelancer, look no further. It is all possible here, at AUSY.

Interested? Send me an up-to-date resume: anais.bosmans@cx.ausy.be or call 03 200 28 01

job description

Ben jij de enthousiaste, gemotiveerde Scientist die wij zoeken? Lees dan snel verder!

General tasks & responsibilities:
• Responsible for conducting methods using established methodology.
• Plans and conducts experiments and analyzes and interprets the results.
• Keeps accurate records of work undertaken.
• Reviews reports for accuracy and completeness.
• Provides documentation to help supervisor with the preparation of technical reports, manuscripts, and other documents that record data or results.
• Writes and updates protocols and reports.

Role and responsibilities:
• Perform protein expression in bacteria, yeast, baculovirus / insect cells and mammalian systems to support the purification of proteins for screening, crystallography and assay development. Tasks will include both small scale expression to screen for optimal conditions and scale up.
• Analyze small and large-scale protein expression by SDS-PAGE and Western blot.
• Purify proteins using different types of chromatography (affinity, ion exchange, size exclusion) on Akta equipment.
• Maintain records (electronic notebook).

your contribution

QUALIFICATIONS

You have a:
• You have a Bachelor of Science or Master of Science degree with experience in recombinant protein production.
• You have experience with cultivation and transfection of mammalian suspension cell culture is required.
• You have experience with protein expression analysis by SDS-PAGE and Western blotting is required.
• You have excellent knowledge of English and Dutch
• Preferred skills would include: flexibility, strong organisational skills, detail-oriented, clear communication and demonstrate sense of urgency.

what do we offer?

As an answer to your high performance & flexibility, Ausy offers you an interesting salary package, with some interesting extra's like:

- Meal vouchers of €7
- Net representation cost of €50
- Hospitalization insurance
- Car + unlimited fuel card OR home-work compensation
- 32 holidays
- End-of-year bonus
- Pension plan
- ECO vouchers
- Opportunities to follow trainings

And on top of this you'll improve your administrative skills and become an even bigger expert!

summary
function
lab technician (m/f)
employment type
full time, freelance
contract type
immediate permanent employments
reference
CXRSP-79421
your Randstad contact
Anaïs Bosmans
Anais_Bosmans@cx.ausy.be 03 369 19 80
03 369 19 80