R&D Scientist (m/f/d)

R&D Scientist (m/f/d)

Informatik / Telekommunikation
  • Temporär - Vollzeit
  • Referenz : INT-041595
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  • Region Zurich / Schaffhausen
  • Art des Vertrags Temporär - Vollzeit
  • Tätigkeitssektor Informatik / Telekommunikation


As a preferred supplier for Roche Diagnostics Int Ltd in Rotkreuz, we are looking for an individual as

R&D Scientist (m/f/d)

(contract for 12 months, with possible extension). Start date is asap or within 2 months. Remote/Home Office: Home Office possible, up to 20%. Location: Zürich/Schlieren.


  • Design, build, and test new technologies and protocols to enhance the production of a variety of protein types, including therapeutic antibodies, in mammalian expression systems.
  • Develop novel cell engineering strategies to enhance the function and performance of host cell lines.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to provide technical expertise and contribute to the development of early discovery programs.
  • Evaluate laboratory processes and continue to identify and validate process improvements.
  • Evaluate experiment results in an accurate, timely manner and recognize and report relevant test results.
  • Use independent judgment and knowledge to resolve highly complex problems.
  • Responsible for authoring technical reports and documentation.
  • Keep abreast of trends in the field by reading professional journals and attending relevant meetings and seminars.
  • Mentor and supervise junior researchers.
  • Maintain excellent communication with all staff and other departments to ensure a supporting team of professionals.

Erforderliches Profil

  • PhD in Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, or related field with a focus on cell engineering
  • Min. 2-3+ years experience in molecular biology techniques such as gene cloning, editing and recombination technologies 
  • Extensive hands-on mammalian cell culture expertise with immortalized cells
  • Expertise in methods to alter cellular physiology to enhance protein production 
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with various transgene delivery systems
  • Fluency in English (verbal and written)
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills
  • Independence in driving research activities, including the design, execution, and analysis of experiments
  • Working knowledge of protein production, HTS-scale cell culture and cell-based tool generation
  • Strong record of collaboration and cooperation in cross-disciplinary teams

Nice to Have:

  • Relevant industry experience is a plus
  • Prior experience with upstream operations and synthetic biology is a plus

Application process

Interested? You can find more information here: Infopackage. Please apply via the "Bewerben" button below and answer all questions, otherwise we will be unable to process your application. Please upload your CV in English along with your degree certificate and latest reference letter.


  • Agentur GLOBAL RECRUITMENT - +41 44 266 50 25
  • Veröffentlicht am 13. März 2023
  • Berater-in Claudia Zah