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Molecular Biologist as Senior Research Scientist (m/f)

Taconic Biosciences GmbH is a global provider of genetically engineered rodent models and services. Founded in 1952, Taconic helps the
biotechnology and pharmaceutical communities acquire, custom generate, breed, precondition, test, and distribute highly relevant research models worldwide. Specialists in Rodent Humanization and GEMS Management, Taconic operates three service laboratories and six breeding facilities in the U.S. and Europe and maintains distributor relationships in Asia.
Taconic Biosciences has been a leading provider of research models for over 60 years. Through all six decades, we’ve had a singular mission—to create a difference in human health by providing the best, most relevant mouse and rat models to researchers in the life science community. Why? Because better models are more predictive and relevant, leading to greater insights into diseases and their treatments.
To strengthen our activities in Scientific Development in Cologne we are searching for a motivated, skilled and experienced person in all aspects of mouse molecular genetics, including the generation and characterization of genetically modified mouse and rat models as:

Senior Research Scientist (m/f)

Your tasks will comprise:
  • Planning and supervising the development of novel technologies for rodent model generation
  • Datamining of current scientific literature and relevant information in public databases
  • Design of research projects to advance gene targeting and gene editing approaches
  • Presentation of strategies and results internally as well as externally
  • Laboratory management
  • Supervision of an experienced and highly motivated group of research scientists working on all aspects involved in rodent model generation
Your qualifications are:
  • PhD in Molecular Biology or equivalent
  • Profound knowledge in standard and advanced molecular biology techniques
  • Experience in genome editing is desirable
  • Profound knowledge in cloning and cloning software (e.g. Vector NTI)
  • Strong experience in generation of genetically modified mouse/rat models
  • Strong communication skills in English
  • Knowledge of German language is desirable
  • Dedication to team work and team leadership
If you are motivated by new opportunities and seek a stimulating working environment within the biotech industry we invite you to join our international team of talented scientists. Taconic offers you a job in a very positive and stimulating working atmosphere.
Please send your detailed application documents to:
Taconic Biosciences GmbH
Manfred Stelzer
Neurather Ring 1
51063 Köln, Germany
Phone: +49(0)221-96453-0
While applying for the job please refer to jobvector and use the following reference number: 201602SD

About Taconic Biosciences GmbH

Taconic Biosciences GmbH ist eine 1998 gegründete Biotechnologiefirma mit Sitz in Köln. Wir haben die weltweit vielfältigste Sammlung wissenschaftlicher Methoden und Verfahren auf den Gebieten Mausgenetik und –funktionaler Genomik erarbeitet und entwickeln diese ständig weiter. Wir nutzen unsere Kenntnisse dazu, für unsere Kunden und Kooperationspartner genetisch modifizierte Mausmodelle zum...

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