Starting date: ASAP
Type of contract: Permanent
Location: Strasbourg, FRANCE
Job offer: Structural Biology Research Assistant (M/F)
You will join a group of 14 biochemists/structural biologists which supports pre-clinical projects.
Under the supervision of a project manager, you will:
- Purify recombinant proteins expressed in different host systems (bacteria, insect cells, …).
- Carry out and follow crystallization experiments.
- Troubleshoot experimental issues.
- Participate in the daily operation of the lab.
- Provide written accurate reporting.
You should have a two years university diploma or a License in life science, biochemistry or any other related area. You should master protein production/purification and crystallization. Some practical & theoretical knowledge of expression of protein in different hosts (bacteria, insect cells, yeast…) would be an asset, as well as previous experience using AKTA purification.
The candidate should have 4-5 years experience in the field of recombinant protein production.
We are seeking a person who speaks fluently French and who has a good level in English (writing and speaking).
We are seeking an enthusiastic scientist, enjoying bench work, who has a keen sense of responsibility and who is able to work independently. The candidate is expected to be highly rigorous, reliable, organized and capable of multitasking in an environment with changing priorities.