Associate Assay Development Scientist (Histopathology)

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  • 36 - 40 uur
  • Bachelor
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  • Master
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  • PhD (+)
  • Biotech / Life Sciences
  • Tijdelijk

Wat ga je doen?

Our client is a growing research laboratory specializing in the field of immune oncology. They mainly collaborate with pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies in the research and development of innovative new drugs for the treatment of cancer.
Currently we are looking for an Assay development scientist.
You are responsible for the optimization and validation of high quality (single and multiplex) IHC, RISH, FISH assays for use in clinical trials. You will support the assay development team during all stages of the development and validation process.


  • Assist the assay development scientist with the design, scheduling and status follow-up of the development and validation experiments. This will not involve any experimental activities in the lab, but you will have to assure a proper transition of the scheduled experiments to the laboratory (i.e. compilation of structured and transparent experimental protocols, knowledge of the technology and platforms).
  • Performing routine data analysis (e.g. analysis of immunohistochemically stained images, defining regions of interest in (tumor) tissue sections, qualitatively evaluate staining and overall assay performance, etc.) through the various phases of development under supervision of assay development scientist.
  • Preparation of project related documentation (development and validation plan), including literature study.
  • Reporting data for presentation and/or documentation in a ready format to the assay development scientist.
  • Communicating with internal stakeholders to update the progress of the assay development, to elucidate problems and discuss the options to deliver high-quality assays within the set timelines.

Wie zoeken wij voor Associate Assay Development Scientist (Histopathology)?

  • Professional Bachelor (Medical, Pharmaceutical or Biomedical laboratory technologies, Biochemistry), or Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Life Science (preferably Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Bioengineering, Pharmaceutical sciences, Biochemistry).
  • A profound knowledge of immunohistochemistry and other related techniques and/or histopathology is preferred.
  • Solid basis in histology/histopathology and/or microscopy is an asset
  • Strong computer skills and significant experience with Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint and Word are required.
  • Experience with image analysis software (Visiopharm, HALO, …) and digital imaging is a plus.
  • Advanced command of the English language and outstanding writing and communication skills.
  • Ability to rapidly learn and apply knowledge in previously unfamiliar areas.
  • You are highly organized, and able to manage and prioritize multiple projects.
  • Methodically, meticulously and demonstrate quality of work including accuracy, timeliness, professionalism and thoroughness.
  • Analytical, problem solving and result-oriented mind
  • You are social, diplomatic, a team player and a strong communicator

Wat kun je verwachten van het bedrijf?

  • A healthy work life balance with on-site and remote working (2-3 days onsite)
  • Temporary, interim position at least until September
  • A dynamic and rapidly changing global environment allowing personal growth
  • Training and personal development in a variety of (technical or people related) areas
  • A competitive salary and benefits
  • A great team you can work with
  • Reachable by public transport

Arbeidsvoorwaarden Associate Assay Development Scientist (Histopathology)

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