Herophilus is revolutionizing drug discovery for brain disorders by combining biotechnology, neuroscience, robotics, and machine learning techniques. We use AI-driven phenotypic screening of cerebral organoids to discover novel drugs for complex neurological and psychiatric disorders such as epilepsy, autism, and schizophrenia.
We’re building a world-class high-throughput cell culture, bioassay, and image analysis platform. For this purpose we are seeking a highly motivated and responsible technical research associate to join our team under a full time contract.
Duties & Responsibilities:
The ideal candidate will work as a member of a team and carry out the following responsibilities:
Perform molecular biological assays, such as qPCR, Flow Cytometry, Western Blot and/or Immunofluorescence staining according to Standard Operating Procedures
Culture mammalian stem cells and iPSCs
Prepare biological reagents, make buffers, aliquot biological samples, autoclave samples, lab maintenance and cleaning
Must be available to work shifted schedule including one or both days on the weekend.
Additional responsibilities might also include:
Supporting data analysis
Education/Skills Experience Required:
Preferred: B.Sc. in the field of Biological Sciences or equivalent experience as a technician / research associate in the biotech industry
Demonstration of the following in a professional setting:
Highly organized and hardworking
Reliable and responsible
An excellent team player
We offer competitive salaries and benefits, and opportunities for professional growth, in an intellectually stimulating and fast-paced environment.
If this excites you, then we are excited to hear from you! Please contact us and include your CV or résumé. We are looking for someone to start as soon as possible.
Herophilus is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.