Offers “Merckgroup”

42 days agoMerckgroup

Associate Scientist (all genders)

  • Darmstadt (Darmstadt)
  • Teaching

Job description

A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 57,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Your role:

As an Associate Scientist (all genders) in the Biomolecule Formulation Team within Actives and Formulation R&D, Life Science, you will work on projects related to protein and virus stability. You will use advanced analytical methods to study the stability of proteins and be instrumental in establishing our capabilities in analytics of viral particles. Tasks in the laboratory Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, designing experimental protocols / experiments, performing assays required to characterize the formulation in detail, interpreting the generated data in order to propose meaningful follow-up actions and to present to interdisciplinary audiences. The applicant should be a highly curious, independent, yet collaborative individual with excellent communication skills.


Who you are:

·   B.Sc. in Biology, Biochemistry, Virology or another relevant discipline or Lab Technician (all genders), with 5 years of relevant working experience
·   Experience working with proteins, ideally in formulation development
·   Experience with biophysical and/or biochemical methods to study proteins
·   Experience with viral systems, e.g. AAVs or other viruses is highly desirable
·   Work well independently and in a team
·   Able to work without close supervision
·   Creative and curious personality
·   Fluency in English & German desired






What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!


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Stellenanforderungsnummer:  217093

Standort:  Darmstadt

Berufserfahrung:  C - Professional (1-3 years)

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US Disclosure
The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

North America Disclosure
The Company is committed to accessibility in its workplaces, including during the job application process. Applicants who may require accommodation during the application process should speak with our HR Services team at 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday.

Jobsegment: Biochemistry, Scientist, Laboratory, R&D, Science, Research

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