Associate Scientist - iPSC cell therapy R&D

Gosselies, Belgium

The Associate Scientist will be involved in all aspects of cell therapy projects for process development and characterization of hiPSC-derived cells, under the supervision of the Project Leaders. Activities include advanced stem cell culture, state of the art differentiation processes, and downstream processing.

Responsibilities

  • Perform state-of-the-art hiPSC-related cell culture techniques
  • Execute studies for the development of novel hiPSC-derived cell types
  • Perform in process analyses and cell-based assays for functional characterization of differentiated cells
  • Support routine lab activities such as stock management and equipment maintenance
  • Collect and record data accurately following standard operating procedures in compliance with Quality Management System
  • Propose solutions and participate in problem-solving whenever needed

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in (applied) biological science or related domains
  • At least 5 years of practical experience in cell culture (e.g., in maintenance of cell lines, cell differentiation, cryopreservation, cell counting, media preparation, and aseptic techniques)
  • Experience with stem cells or with immune cells is a plus
  • Experience with flow cytometry, immunofluorescence, and cell-based assays is a plus
  • Well-organized, precise, and reliable
  • Understanding of good documentation practices
  • Highly motivated, proactive, creative
  • Willing to work during weekends
  • Good communicator and team-player
  • Affinity with GMP quality systems
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Proficiency in English, both written and spoken

Job Location: Gosselies, Belgium

Position Type: Full-Time

Start Date: Immediately

We offer you a challenging position in a dynamic biotech company with room for personal growth and development. We provide a competitive salary package based on your education and experience.

Interested?

Send your motivation letter with curriculum vitae to: partnering@cellistic.com