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Research Associate (m/f) Molecular Biology - Germany  

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Posted on : 09 June 2017

Project Description

Description:
  •  Everyone achieves greatness at our company! As one of the most rapidly growing biotechnology companies in Europe, we’re working on revolutionary approaches in the fight against cancer and other diseases. 
  • Over 500 dedicated, passionate pioneers achieve sensational success and promising breakthroughs time and again by forging new paths – and ensure people all around the world have hope for the future. You too can become a pioneer!  Here, you’ll achieve greatness. 
  • As part of our TCR Discovery department, you will identify neo-antigen-specific T-cell receptors, making an invaluable contribution to the development of a completely new type of immunotherapy against cancer. 



Your duties in detail:  
  • You will independently perform molecular-biological tasks such as RNA and DNA extraction, cDNA syntheses, PCRs, cloning, etc. 
  • You will also work with innovative single cell genomics platforms (such as 10x Genomics) and prepare samples for next generation sequencing (NGS). 
  • Additionally, you will assist us in the development and optimization of new processes and methods. 
  • Documenting workflows also falls within your scope of duties. 
  • Last but not least, you create standard operating procedures (SOPs).   



What you have to offer.  
  • Successfully completed vocational training as BTA, MTA, biology lab tech (m/f) or a comparable qualification with at least two years of work experience 
  • Extensive experience in molecular biological techniques. Ideally, practical experiences in the field of Next Generation Sequencing (Illumina) 
  • Accurate and structured working method as well as a quick perception 
  • Confident handling of MS Office 
  • Good English skills, both written and spoken