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.
We are seeking a highly motivated
Technical Assistant (m/f)
40-hours-week, temporary for 2 years
to support our Compound Management team in Hamburg by processing compounds and inventory requests for internal and external customers. Your responsibilities include planning and fulfilling dry and solution-based compound sample requests utilizing manual techniques, automated systems, and automated liquid handling equipment. In addition, you will execute instrument quality control routines and troubleshoot operations associated with hardware as well as software. With experience, this role will also offer the opportunity to introduce new processes and suggest improvements to optimize existing processes.
The positions are ideally suited for experienced research assistants wishing to gain broader responsibilities in a vigorous and exciting professional environment promoted by an open culture and a spirit of community. We are looking for candidates who have a thorough hands-on knowledge of activities related to compound management processes and a practical understanding of inventory management, solution production, quality control methodology and logistics management. Expertise in programming and running of automated pipetting systems is preferred. Concise analytical reasoning coupled to a practical, pragmatic yet flexible and creative troubleshooting approach is highly beneficial.
Interested candidates should have completed their apprenticeship or bachelor studies successfully followed by at least 2 years of relevant hands-on laboratory experience.