Scientist Lab Technician Assay Development


For our client, a medical diagnostics company in Rotkreuz we are looking for a Scientist Lab Technician Assay Development. General Information:

  • Start date: ASAP
  • Latest Start Date: April 2024
  • End date: unlimited, 1 year technical end
  • Workplace: Rotkreuz
  • Workload:  100%
  • Home Office: Possible up to max. 20%, depending on the required lab tasks
  • Working hours: Standard, flexible working hours with the possibility to work on weekends if needed (very rare, not on a regular basis)

 Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Working with high throughput lab – analyzer
  • Routine lab work with infectious samples and leading of own experiments including the analysis of them
  • Plan and execute different work packages for the development of molecular diagnostics test
  • Participation in project meetings and presentation of experimental data
  • Precise documentation of experiments using electronic lab journals according to GMP Standards
  • Equipment handling and maintenance
  • Statistical data analysis using different software and tools (e.g. JMP)
  • Author official documents (e.g Design History Files)

 Must haves:

  • Graduate as Biomedical Analyst Scientist (BMA HF) or apprenticeship as Lab Technician (Biology, Medical Diagnostics, Chemistry) or at least or Bachelor or Master degree in Life Sciences with practical experience from the Lab (candidates with a PhD degree cannot be considered)
  • Min. 2 years of lab experience with data analyses and biostatistics
  • Very good MS-Office and documentation skills
  • English fluency written and orally
  • Open-minded team player
  • Pro-active mindset and organized working style
  • Flexible, strategic thinking and self-dependent person

Nice to Have:

  • Lab experience from a biotechnical environment with infectious sample handling Biosafety Level 2
  • Experience in a GMP/GLP environment
  • Fluent in German