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IFM Therapeutics is a leading biotech company with a pipeline of small
molecules targeting the innate immune system as novel treatments for cancer
and inflammatory diseases. At IFM Therapeutics, we are driven to invent
transformative therapies to improve the lives of patients with serious, life
threatening diseases. We are passionate about building a company that
embraces creativity, integrity, and excellence.

IFM Therapeutics is seeking a highly motivated and skilled

Technical Assistant (m/f, BTA, MTA) Full-time position (40h / week)

Your responsibilities:

  • Autonomously perform general cell and tissue culture operations
  • Autonomously perform cell biology experiments for the evaluation of new drug candidates as well as screening against novel targets according to SOP
  • Execution of the subsequent analysis such as (but not restricted to) HTRF, ELISA, quantitative RT-PCR, SDS-PAGE and Western Blot
  • Computer-aided analysis, documentation and presentation of the results to the scientific management of the laboratory
  • Support our staff scientists with routine and non-routine experiments of moderate to high complexity; maintenance of lab / equipment

Your profile:

  • Completed BTA or MTA studies
  • Solid proficiency in English
  • At least 3 years of work experience as technical assistant in a biology laboratory. Strong knowledge in sterile cell/tissue culture (isolation of primary mammalian cells and culture of cell lines). Experience in common techniques (HTRF, ELISA, RT-PCR, SDS-PAGE and Western Blot) is highly desirable. Work experience in biotechnology industry would be a plus.
  • Work independence and self-organisation skills are required
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to integrate into a team-orientated workflow are essential.