Genetics Scientist

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Genetics & Genomics
  3. Switzerland
Basel, Switzerland
Posting date: 09 Oct 2019
This vacancy has now expired

A leading international healthcare company is seeking to recruit a Genetics Scientist to their team in Switzerland. The organisation is a global provider of automated laboratory instruments and solutions that develops, produces, markets, and supports automated workflow solutions that empower laboratories to achieve more. This vacancy is an excellent opportunity to work with a highly prestigious organisation whose historic presence has been a cornerstone in the pharmaceutical industry. This sill be a contract position.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform a variety of genomic analyses for safety and toxicology evaluations, discovery, and assessment of biomarkers, as well as developing an understanding of disease mechanisms.
  • Support outsourcing activities.
  • Add relevant development activities conducting hands-on experimentation to the company portfolio.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Has expertise in Molecular Biology (DNA, RNA extraction; PCR), bioinformatics, Next-Generation Sequencing technologies (e.g. Illumina) as well as background in one of the disease areas.
  • Expertise in the area of GCP compliance is a plus.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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Proclinical Staffing is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.