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Biochemistry Scientific Associate (Temporary, 2 years)

1201 F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG
Basel, CH-BS
  • 12.01.2023
  • 100%
  • Fachverantwortung
  • Festanstellung

Biochemistry Scientific Associate (Temporary, 2 years)

The Position
  • In Roches Pharmaceutical Research and Early Development organisation (pRED), we make transformative medicines for patients in order to tackle some of the world's toughest unmet healthcare needs. At pRED, we are united by our mission to transform science into medicine. Together, we create a culture defined by curiosity, responsibility and humility, where our talented people are empowered and inspired to bring forward extraordinary life-changing innovation at speed.

  • This position is located in the Pharmaceutical Sciences Global Function as a part of the 360 Labs organisation - a new initiative where cutting-edge technology platforms enable both expiatory research and early discovery efforts in close collaboration with our therapeutic areas and functions. We work along agile working principles which assure flexibility, empowerment and distributed leadership.

  • The Proteomics and Metabolomics group in collaboration with the I2S department is seeking a Biochemist laboratory expert with a strong background in proteomics research. The successful candidate will primarily work on sample preparation from various cell models (mammalian tissue culture, protein extraction, protein assays, etc.) and associated biofluids (cell supernatants, extracellular vesicles, etc) for proteomics analysis with various quantitative approaches (e.g., label-free, SILAC, TMT) using high-resolution tandem mass spectrometry.

Who You Are

  • You have a Bachelor's Degree or Master's degree in Biological/Life Sciences, Biochemistry, or related field with 3-5 years of relevant work experience (no PhD)

  • You have hands-on experience with sample preparation for molecular biology experiments (mammalian tissue culture, protein extraction, protein assays, etc.) and with sample preparation for proteomics analysis with various quantitative approaches (e.g., label-free, SILAC, TMT)

  • You have some experience operating and troubleshooting nano liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry systems (for example Thermo Orbitrap or Bruker timsTOF Systems)

  • You are able to keep proper experimental records, analyze, summarize and present data from your research

  • You thrive in highly collaborative environments

  • You have strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Independent proteomics data analysis and processing would be an advantageous skill

Our commitment
  • Roche commits to recognizing talent and aptitude. We prioritize encouraging and supporting our employees on their personal journeys by providing a safe, creative space to help them reflect, make decisions and grow in their career. We are confident that we find the most innovative solutions by gaining different perspectives, asking and answering hard questions, and challenging the status quo.

  • Roche embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious yet enthusiastic way;we are devoted to building a team that represents a range of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

Global Grade

  • In pRED we use the Scientific Career Ladder (SCL). For further information on the SCLclick here, for further information on Global Gradesclick here.

Roche is an equal opportunity employer.

Who we are

At Roche, more than 100,000 people across 100 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we've become one of the world's leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity.

Basel is the headquarters of the Roche Group and one of its most important centres of pharmaceutical research. Over 10,700 employees from over 100 countries come together at our Basel/Kaiseraugst site, which is one of Roche`s largest sites. Read more.

Besides extensive development and training opportunities, we offer flexible working options, 18 weeks of maternity leave and 10 weeks of gender independent partnership leave. Our employees also benefit from multiple services on site such as child-care facilities, medical services, restaurants and cafeterias, as well as various employee events.

We believe in the power of diversity and inclusion, and strive to identify and create opportunities that enable all people to bring their unique selves to Roche.

Roche is an Equal Opportunity Employer.