Research Associate in Flow Cytometry (m/f/d)

Research Associate in Flow Cytometry (m/f/d)

Chemie / Pharma / Biotechnologie
  • Temporär - Vollzeit
  • Referenz : INT-052105
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  • Region Basel
  • Art des Vertrags Temporär - Vollzeit
  • Tätigkeitssektor Chemie / Pharma / Biotechnologie


As preferred supplier of Roche in Basel we are looking for a

Research Associate in Flow Cytometry (m/f/d)

for a 12 months contract, as a maternity leave cover. Home Office is not allowed. 


• Perform daily QC on instruments. monitor performance and perform routine maintenance and troubleshooting on equipment to ensure continual production of high-quality experimental data
• Provide training and support across a wide range of flow cytometry instrumentation such as BD Fortessa/Symphony A5, BC Cytoflex, Attune NxT, iQue, and Cytek Aurora platforms, as well as independent operation of cell sorters, such as BD FACSAria Fusion
• Work closely with other laboratory research teams across the pRED organization to formulate innovative flow cytometry strategies and assist with panel design, data analysis and interpretation
• Apply scientific rigor to ensure proper and robust assay documentation and high quality (FAIR) data generation
• Embrace a continuous learning mindset by actively engaging with the scientific literature to stay abreast of emergent technologies/ approaches in the flow cytometry field

Erforderliches Profil

Must Haves:

• A BS, Masters or PhD degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or another relevant field (***)
• Minimum 3 years of research experience in flow cytometry is required (*****)
• Hands-on experience in flow cytometry in the execution of cell analysis and cell sorting experiments, including the design of multiplexed panels (***)
• In-depth experience with the design and execution of flow cytometry experiments /multiplexed panel design, together with complex data analysis and interpretation of results leveraging different software platforms, such as FlowJo, OMIQ, or other flow cytometry data analysis platforms (***)
• Robust knowledge of flow cytometry techniques and technology platforms and proven experience working in a flow cytometry shared resource laboratory (**)
• Familiarity with the software tools and resources commonly used in the analysis of flow cytometry data (**)
• Excellent written communication and presentations skills with a high fluency in English
• Solid understanding of the operations processes involved in early drug discovery & development (**)

Soft Skills:

• Curious and have a growth mindset along with a keen willingness to foster the education of others on complex themes and technologies;
• Able to think outside the box and work in diverse, multicultural, global teams, with a demonstrated ability to implement new ideas in fast-paced research environments
• Resourceful and flexible in problem solving, have excellent organizational skills, and is able to work in agile matrix teams with a sense of urgency in a fair, open and collaborative manner, ensuring that everyone has the required information at all times
• Thrive in a dynamic, inclusive environment which gives full accountability for individual contributions and development;
• Keen interest in continuously building a personal network

Application process

Interested? You can find more information here: Infopackage. Please apply via the "Bewerben" button below and answer all questions, otherwise we will be unable to process your application. Please upload your CV in English along with your degree certificate and latest reference letter.


  • Agentur GPP AG - GLOBAL RECRUITMENT - +41 44 266 50 25
  • Veröffentlicht am 19. September 2023
  • Berater-in Claudia Zah