Molecular and Bioassay Development Scientist

Location Leiden
Discipline: Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical
Job type: Temporary/Freelance
Contact name: Selin Ozbeden

Contact email:
Job ref: 12292
Published: 27 days ago

For a booming Biotech client, I’m looking for a Molecular and Bioassay Development Scientist experience in cell – based  or molecular assays, life sciences and/ or virology and experience with ICH method development or GMP within the pharmaceutical industry.


  • Enjoys working in a multidisciplinary team and contributing to method development knowledge of the team as a whole.
  • Actively shares expertise in technologies such as ELISA, (q)PCR, cell culture-based assays and/or NGS.
  • Aims to shape the life cycle management up to and including validation of methods for release and characterization of our vaccine
  • Acts as a technical lead to strengthen our product development strategy.
  • Has strong capabilities to collaborate with scientists across multiple disciplines.
  • Takes ownership as author in the preparation of presentations, documents for regulatory filing and patents.


  • Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) with 2-5 years of post-doctoral experience in a relevant field of cell-based or molecular assays, life sciences and/ or virology.
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry or ICH method development or GMP is highly preferable.
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal and team-building skills. Importantly, you have a critical attitude and value accuracy in the execution of your work and that of others.


  • 1st of June (flexible)


  • 1 year contract with high chance of extension


If you’re interested in the above description, please apply with your CV. For further information, please contact Selin Ozbeden at  +31 (0)20 20 44 502 or by email at