Temporary Scientific Associate, 6 months

Location: 

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.

 

We are looking for a motivated Temporary Scientific Associate to join our Cardiovascular & Pulmonary team for approx. 6 months as a maternity replacement.

 

Job Responsibilities

 

  • Design, plan, perform, analyze and interpret electrophysiological experiments independently to characterize targets or therapeutic agents in the field of cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases
  • Responsible for the accurate analysis and documentation of experiments in the electronic laboratory journal
  • Develop and validate in vitro models of cardiac function
  • Presentation of the results in lab/group/project meetings

 

Candidate’s Requirements

 

  • Scientific Research Associate in Electrophysiology with a MSc degree in biological sciences
  • Strong expertise in cardiac and pulmonary cellular electrophysiology
  • Hands-on on manual and automated patch-clamp platforms, and fluorescence technique
  • Experience in cell culture, including human-derived pluripotent stem cells
  • Minimum of 3 years of research experience in an industrial environment
  • Good basic computer knowledge
  • Excellent data management and record-keeping skills
  • Scientifically curious, willing to learn new techniques and skills
  • High flexibility and motivation to work in a multicultural team
  • Team player with good communication skills including excellent knowledge of English (verbal and written)

 

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

 

Work  Location: Allschwil

Country: Switzerland

Business Area: Drug Discovery Pharmacology 

Schedule: Fulltime

Job Type: Temporary

Job ID: 1669

 

If you are interested, please click on apply now.

Please be informed that if you are selected for this position, your employment will be subject to a pre-employment background screening process, of which you would be informed in greater detail in due course.

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