Research Assistant (f/m/d) - Demyelination & Rare Diseases

 Evotec SE  Hamburg
Evotec is a leader in the discovery and development of novel small molecule drugs. It has built substantial drug discovery expertise and an industrialized platform that can drive new innovative small molecule compounds into the clinic. The company offers services and alliances based on its state-of-the-art technology platform and a broad range of integrated capabilities spanning the drug discovery process.

The Translational Assays Department in Hamburg is looking for a highly motivated, creative and passionate

Research Assistant (f/m/d)
- Demyelination & Rare Diseases

full-time and permanen

Your key responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the development of image-based screening assays using primary cells or IPSC-derived oligodendrocytes and/or microglia for identification of novel compound hits against multiple sclerosis
  • Contribute to the development of translational assays for driving small molecule development towards the clinic
  • Develop and implement biochemical, cellular or immunoassays in microtiter plate format on various technology platforms
  • Perform small molecule screening and profiling in bespoke assays
  • Manage project demands ensuring quality and timely delivery of data, which requires cross-functional teamwork
  • Plan, analyze and record experiments independently in an electronic notebook

Your ideal qualification:

  • Successfully completed an apprenticeship as “Biologisch-technischer Assistent” (BTA) or a bachelor’s/master’s degree in the field of life sciences
  • Substantial hands-on experience and a solid understanding of immunoassay technologies (e.g. ELISA, hTRF, Western Blotting, MSD, Singulex) is a plus
  • Experience with standard molecular and biochemical protein techniques, such as transient transfections in cell lines, qPCR, SDS-Page, etc.
  • Substantial hands-on experience and understanding of immunoassay technologies (e.g. ELISA, MSD, Singulex, hTRF, Western blotting) is a plus
  • Proficiency in laboratory software, such as Excel or Prism
  • Dynamic personality with high levels of drive, enthusiasm and commitment as well as the ability to cope with pressure
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and in cross-functional teams with a wide degree of autonomy and independence
  • Fluency in written and spoken English, German is of advantage

Our offer:

  • A permanent position within a vigorous and exciting professional environment promoted by an open culture and a spirit of community
  • A diverse, international workforce with a dynamic working environment that fosters creativity, innovations and teamwork
  • Company pension scheme, flexible working hours, holiday pay, and annual bonus depending on per­for­mance

 

To apply, please click on the “Apply” button and provide your application documents (CV and cover letter, including the earliest possible start date and salary requirements). We are looking forward to get to know you and to your application.

Evotec SE • Human Resources • Essener Bogen 7 • 22419 Hamburg

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About Evotec SE

Evotec is a leader in the discovery and development of novel small molecule drugs with operational sites in Europe and the US. The company has built substantial drug discovery expertise and an industrialized platform that can drive new innovative small molecule compounds into the clinic. In addition, Evotec has built a deep internal knowledge base in the treatment of diseases related to...
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