Scientific Associate in Bioanalytics


Basel Area - Allschwil, BL, CH



About Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Idorsia Ltd is reaching out for more - We have more ideas, we see more opportunities and we want to help more patients.

In order to achieve this, we will develop Idorsia into one of Europe’s leading biopharmaceutical company, with a strong scientific core.

Headquartered in Switzerland - a European biotech hub - Idorsia is specialized in the discovery and development of small molecules, to transform the horizon of therapeutic options. Idorsia has a broad portfolio of innovative drugs in the pipeline, an experienced team, a fully-functional research center, and a strong balance sheet – the ideal constellation to bringing R&D efforts to business success.

Idorsia was listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ticker symbol: IDIA) in June 2017 and has over 600 highly qualified specialists dedicated to realizing our ambitious targets.


In our Preclinical Pharmacokinetics and Metabolism Department we are seeking a Scientific Associate in Bioanalytics:

Job Responsibilities

  • Development of sensitive LC-MS/MS bioanalytical methods
  • Quantification of new molecules in tissues and fluids from pharmacology and pharmacokinetics experiments using LC-MS/MS
  • Responsible for the data integrity of the bioanalytical laboratory
  • Efficient planning and documentation of work in a multidisciplinary environment.
  • Interpretation of results, followed by discussion with line manager

Candidate’s Requirements

  • Master degree or equivalent in biochemistry or chemistry
  • At least 3-5 years of practical experience in analytical methods using LC coupled to mass spectrometry for quantification of small molecules
  • Experience in automated sample preparation
  • Good command of written and oral English
  • Good communication skills in a multicultural environment
  • Good knowledge of standard software and interest in computer-supported processes
  • Ability to plan, perform, analyze and accurately document experiments with minimal supervision
  • Ability and flexibility to work independently in a small team
  • Dynamic, flexible, scientifically curious and willing to learn


What Idorsia offers

  • Exciting opportunities  for development and professional growth within our dynamic organization
  • A collaborative and solution-oriented environment where you can make a difference
  • An innovative and open culture in a truly multicultural environment
  • A competitive salary and generous social benefits

Work Location: Allschwil
Country: Switzerland
Business Area: Drug Discovery Preclinical Development - DM/PK
Schedule: Fulltime
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 1358


If you are interested, please click on apply now.

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