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ViroSpot MN assay, a novel tool for antigenic characterization of influenza viruses and serology.
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Virology Contract Research Laboratory

Specialized team of scientists

BSL 2 & BSL 3 Facilities

Large Scale Diagnostic Services

Specialized Consultancy Services

NEWS

ViroSpot MN assay, a novel tool for antigenic characterization of influenza viruses and serology.
The ViroSpot assay platform is currently available for influenza virus and RSV, and under development for multiple other viral targets.

Vacancy

Technician Development Services (Location Rijswijk)

Tasks

You will be working as a technician in the Development Services team which is responsible for (co-developing), validating and implementing new molecular diagnostic assays. Your focus will be on conducting experimental work in the laboratory as well as independent data analysis and reporting.

The following tasks will be part of your responsibilities:

  • You take part in design, implementation and validation of molecular diagnostic assays together with scientist.
  • You prepare and organize experiments in order to produce reliable and precise data.
  • You perform hands-on laboratory work, independently or together with colleagues
  • You document interpret, process the test results, draw conclusions and discuss these in a team-setting;
  • You ensure good document practice (GDP);
  • You write standard operating procedures (SOPs) and other documents required for performing the assays.

Personal competences

We are looking for a colleague who is focused on quality and pays attention to detail and is a problem solver. We expect a proactive work attitude and a great commitment to complete the projects successfully. Furthermore, your communication and organizational skills need to be excellent. Since we work on different projects at the same time, you need to be able to switch easily between the projects and be flexible.

Required education and experience:

  • HBO (bachelor) degree in a life science field;
  • 4 years of relevant working experience is preferred;
  • Relevant work experience with performing the following molecular biological techniques DNA/RNA isolations, (q)PCR and preferably next generation sequencing (NGS);
  • Good English language skills, both verbally and written.

Terms of employment

Technician Development Services is a new position for 32-40 hours a week. We offer you a salary that corresponds with your education, experience and our company policy. We offer you a one-year contract with the possibility of extension and a permanent contract upon good performance. Furthermore, you will receive 8% holiday allowance and travel allowance.

Viroclinics-DDL is committed to the development of its employees. You will have access to general and job related training courses. In consultation with your supervisor, we will provide you with the opportunity to join external courses and training.

Company profile

Working at Viroclinics-DDL means working for a leading  laboratory where samples of various viruses are analyzed. We are specialized in serological, virological and molecular assays and we work with many different viruses, such as: SARS-CoV-2, Rabies, Human papillomavirus (HPV), Hepatitis viruses (HBV and HCV), Respiratory infections (RSV, Rhinovirus, Influenza virus), Herpesviruses (CMV, EBV, VZV, HSV),Poliovirus.

Our clients are global pharmaceutical and biotech companies. Viroclinics-DDL is known for delivering top quality through our extensive virological knowledge.

With more than 300 employees we are working on global vaccine and antiviral development programs. You will be joining a diverse, social, dynamic and highly motivated team of professionals. Our facility are located at Rotterdam, Rijswijk and Schaijk. We are always looking for new talent to expand our team of professionals. If we have raised your interest in joining our team, please feel free to contact us!

 

To apply for this position

Would you like to be a part of our growing team as Technician? Please send your application via https://jobs.ddl.nl/technician-development-services-2/en. For further information about the vacancy, please contact Madri Singh at +31 657389380.

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