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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Background
    Biotech and Agricultural
    Medical and Healthcare
    Other Science and Tech
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
    1 - 2 Years
  • Degree Required
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    • Date Posted
      May 06,2021
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    Assistant Scientist


    About the company:

    Janssen Vaccines & Prevention, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, is dedicated to bringing meaningful innovation to global health. Their teams focus on the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of vaccines to protect people worldwide from infectious diseases.


    Job description:

    Yacht Life Sciences has a vacancy for an Assistant Scientist for Janssen Vaccines and Prevention BV in Leiden.

    We are looking for a motivated and experienced Assistant Scientist to strengthen the cell culture team.

    Main tasks of an Assistant Scientist are:

    • 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
    • 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


    Job requirements:

    • 2-4 Years Work Experience
    • MLO or HLO, affinity with medical products and experience with quality and laboratory systems such as cGMP, LIMS are strong advantages.
    • Experience with lab activities (e.g. cell culture) in a GMP environment or similar is considered as a pre.
    • Experience working in a Quality driven environment.
    • Good communication in English and Dutch (written and verbally).
    • Available for 40 hours/week


    Terms of employment:

    We offer a challenging position which allows you to work in a dynamic and international environment, ensuring diversity in your work and creating plenty of opportunities for personal development. This concerns a full-time secondment contract at Yacht for 1 year (extension is possible).

    We will offer a competitive benefits package in line with the seniority of the position (salary between 2700 and 3500 euro gross per 4 week period).

    You will become a member of a strong professional network who shares your education, ambitions and competencies. This will enable you to interact with your colleagues and become a member of the YACHT network, which stretches the Life Science industry. You will be challenged by your peers and will be able to follow courses and training via our Yacht Academy and keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date: boosting your career through personal and scientific growth.

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