Open position for BIOCHEMISTRY TECHNICIAN

Job position: Biochemistry Technician

Plasmore is looking for a Biochemistry Technician to provide support to its application sector.

The candidate will mainly work on the development of bioassays. The core of the job will focus on the study of standard DNA and protein assays, as well as on innovative approaches for the improvement of specific ligand/receptor detection for different safety and quality related applications. The main tasks will relate to surface functionalization and multiplex diagnostics, contribution to dissemination/publication of results.

Qualifications:

The candidate must have a university degree in Life Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnologies or related field. A PhD or an extensive professional experience in a relevant topic is not essential, but will be considered as added value.

Experience in surface functionalization and biomolecular interaction studies is required.

Knowledge in the field of molecular biology, immunology or biochemistry is essential.

Knowledge in analytical and surface physical-chemical characterization techniques is advantageous.

The candidate is expected to have good communication and analytical skills, as well as good problem solving attitude.

Good command of English is highly desirable.

Duration

6 months initial contract with possible renewals.

Workplace

The main Plasmore activities are carried out at the Joint Research Centre (Laboratory of Nanobiotechnology, Ispra – Italy).

Application rules

The candidate must send the expression of interest together to an updated curriculum vitae to the following address: job@plasmore.com.