Associate Scientist - MSAT

Mont Saint Guibert, Belgium

Are you a bachelor in Biology (or related) and passionate about Cell culture? We’re looking to get to know you!

 

The position

In this role, you will be involved in all aspects of cell therapy projects for process development and characterization of iPSC-derived cells, under the supervision of the Project Leaders. Activities include advanced stem cell culture, state of the art differentiation processes and down stream processing.

You will be part of the MSAT team, international and dedicated group of Scientists, projects leaders and lab technicians The team is based in Mont-Saint-Guibert (South-East Brussels).

 

Responsibilities & duties

  • Perform state of the art cell culture techniques with different culture support: plates, flasks, bioreactors
  • Execute studies for the development of novel immune iPSC-derived cell types
  • Perform in process analyses and cell-based assays for functional characterization of differentiated cells
  • Execute material & medium preparation for experimental plans
  • 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
  • Write technical documents such as protocols, reports, and operating procedures within the Quality Management System,
  • Review technical documents for accuracy and thoroughness
  • Propose solutions and participate in investigations whenever needed

 

Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor in biological science or related domains
  • At least 3 years of experience in cell culture
  • Demonstrated practical experience in cell culture techniques is a requirement (such as, maintenance of cell lines, cell differentiation, cryopreservation, cell counting, media preparation, aseptic techniques)
  • Experience with bioreactor or upscaling equipments is a plus
  • Experience with stem cells or with immune cells is a plus
  • Experience with flow cytometry/Immunofluorescence/Cell-based assays is a plus



Skills

  • Well-organized, precise and reliable
  • Understanding of good documentation practices
  • Highly motivated, proactive, accurate, creative, and committed team worker
  • Willing to work during week-ends
  • Good communication skills and team-player
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Excellent knowledge of English both written and verbal
  • Affinity with GMP quality systems


Job Location: Mont Saint Guibert, 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.

 

 

About Cellistic

 

The mission of Cellistic/ Ncardia Belgium is to understand human iPSC and developmental biology and harness this knowledge to develop and manufacture iPSC therapeutics that significantly improve patient outcomes. We are convinced that pluripotent stem cell technology is the key to getting better, more efficient treatments to patients faster. To achieve this mission, we are building a world-leading research facility to overcome the complexity and challenges of iPSC lineage specification. We will know we have succeeded when we can reliably and rapidly generate cell products that consistently produce positive outcomes in patients. For more information about the company, please visit our website at www.cellistic.com

Within our MSAT team in Mont-saint-Guibert (Belgium) there is one position immediately available for an Associate Scientist for Analytical Development.

You will join an international and dedicated group of scientists, project leaders and laboratory technicians. We have expertise in bioprocess development, stem cell biology, cell-based assays, and GMP manufacturing. If this awakens your interest, please apply and support us to achieve our mission in bringing better therapies to patients faster.

Interested?

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