Scientist - Cell Culture

Location Leiden
Discipline: Other, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical
Job type: Temporary/Freelance
Contact name: Gemma Dozy

Contact email: g.dozy@panda-int.com
Job ref: 11889
Published: about 2 months ago

At the moment I am looking for a Scientist Cell Culture for one of our biotechnology clients in Leiden. The initial contract is for one year, however we would be looking for someone that wants to stay with the company long term as extension is highly expected.

Responsibilities
 

  • Ensuring that a high level of Quality is maintained in the department.
  • Performing of cell-based assays (control cell & Growth promotion testing).
  • Culturing of cells (e.g. A549, HEK293), to keep cells maintained for assays and projects.
  • Being in the lead in Quality investigations
  • Identify gaps and opportunities for improvement within the department.
  • Accurate completion of documentation such as assay run sheets (ARS), laboratory notebooks and logbooks.
  • Actively participate in setting up documentation to ensure compliance.
  • Participate in continuous improvement projects that progresses the department in quality, EHS and efficiency gain.

 

Profile

  • Minimum HBO or Bachelors in Biology, Biochemistry, Biophysics and/or protein chemistry or related fields.
  • A proven track record of at least 5-10 years of cell culture experience.
  • Experience with A549 and HEK293 cells are strong advantages.
  • Be comfortable with routine activities.
  • +2 years’ Experience with lab activities in a GMP environment.
  • Experience with quality and laboratory systems such as, trackWise, DMS and eLIMS is considered as a pre.
  • Candidate is accurate, pro-active, a teammate and careful.
  • Confident enough to be the cell culture specialist in the team and coach/ train his/her colleagues (assistant scientists) on content level
  • Experience working in a Quality driven environment.

At the moment I am looking for a Scientist Cell Culture for one of our biotechnology clients in Leiden. The initial contract is for one year, however we would be looking for someone that wants to stay with the company long term as extension is highly expected.

Responsibilities

  • Ensuring that a high level of Quality is maintained in the department.
  • Performing of cell-based assays (control cell & Growth promotion testing).
  • Culturing of cells (e.g. A549, HEK293), to keep cells maintained for assays and projects.
  • Being in the lead in Quality investigations
  • Identify gaps and opportunities for improvement within the department.
  • Accurate completion of documentation such as assay run sheets (ARS), laboratory notebooks and logbooks.
  • Actively participate in setting up documentation to ensure compliance.
  • Participate in continuous improvement projects that progresses the department in quality, EHS and efficiency gain.

 

Profile

  • Minimum HBO or Bachelors in Biology, Biochemistry, Biophysics and/or protein chemistry or related fields.
  • A proven track record of at least 5-10 years of cell culture experience.
  • Experience with A549 and HEK293 cells are strong advantages.
  • Be comfortable with routine activities.
  • +2 years’ Experience with lab activities in a GMP environment.
  • Experience with quality and laboratory systems such as, trackWise, DMS and eLIMS is considered as a pre.
  •  Candidate is accurate, pro-active, a teammate and careful.
  • Confident enough to be the cell culture specialist in the team and coach/ train his/her colleagues (assistant scientists) on content level
  • Experience working in a Quality driven environment.

Startdate

  • Flexible, sooner the better

Duration

1 year

Interested? 

If you’re interested in the above description, please apply with your CV by clicking on the ‘apply’ button below.

For further information, please contact Gemma Dozy at +31 (0)20 20 44 502 or by email at g.dozy@panda-int.com