Research Assistant (f / m / d) - Protein homeostasis

  • Evotec AG
  • Hamburg, Germany
  • 04/10/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

Evotec is a leader in the discovery and development of novel small molecule drugs with operational sites in Europe and the US. The company has built substantial drug discovery expertise and an industrialized platform that can drive new innovative small molecule compounds into the clinic. In addition, Evotec has built a deep internal knowledge base on the treatment of neurobience, pain, and inflammation. Leveraging these skills and expertise the company intends to deliver superior science-driven discovery alliances with pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.

The Translational Assay Group at Evotec's headquarters (Hamburg, Germany) is a highly motivated and dedicated company

Research Assistant (f / m / d) Protein Homeostasis

Full-time and permanent

Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop biochemical and reporter assays of protein degradation and localization
  • Perform small molecule screening and profiling in bespoke assays
  • Manage project demands ensuring quality and timely delivery of data which requires cross-functional teamwork
  • Plan, analyze and record independently in electronic notebook

Your Ideal Qualification:

  • Successfully completed apprenticeship as "Biological Assistant" (f / m / d) or a bachelor's / master's degree in the field of Life Sciences
  • Substantial hands-on experience in cell culture and transfection
  • Experience in biochemical and cellular assays and immunocytochemistry
  • Scientific background with protein degradation, protein-protein interaction and / or neurodegeneration is plus
  • Work experience in Pharma, Biotech, or a CRO setting, is of advantage
  • Proficiency in laboratory software, as Microsoft Office and Prism is appreciated
  • Dynamic personality with high levels of drive, enthusiasm and commitment to cope with pressure
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and in cross-functional teams with a wide degree of autonomy and independence
  • Fluency in written and spoken English, German is advantageous

Our Offer

  • A position within a vigorous and exciting professional environment promoted by an open culture and a spirit of community
  • A diverse, international workforce with a dynamic working environment that fosters creativity, innovations and teamwork
  • Company pension scheme, holiday pay and annual bonus payments as well as flexible working hours

To apply, please click on the "Apply" button and provide your application documents (CV and cover letter including earliest possible start date and salary requirements). We are curious to get to you, and we are looking forward to your application.

Evotec SE • Human Resources • Essener Bogen 7 • 22419 Hamburg

For further information, please visit our homepage: www.evotec.com