At cellvie, we are leveraging the therapeutic potential of mitochondria. Based on mitochondria augmentation and replacement, an approach developed at Harvard, we are building a medicinal platform. cellvie is a venture-backed start-up with primary activities close to Zürich and in Boston.
We are looking for a highly motivated, science-driven student, having at least 1 year of laboratory experience in the field of biology, metabolism, or biochemistry. You must be an entrepreneurial team player with great passion, drive, and diligence in your work.
What we are offering:
Exciting professional exchange in a fast-growing start-up.
Varied task environment, extending from planning and executing laboratory work.
The opportunity to learn and practice key laboratory techniques (primary cell isolation/activation, luminescence assays, fluorescence microscopy, Flow Cytometry and others).
The chance to be actively involved in a project aiming to impact patients’ life.
You will have the opportunity to become an integral part of the team.
A highly dynamic and entrepreneurial environment.
Who we are seeking:
You are expected to be self-motivated and resourceful. You must have at least 1 year of laboratory work experience in the field of biology, metabolism, or biochemistry. Experience in cell culture methods (primary cells and cell lines) or Flow cytometry (FACS) is very desirable.
Ability to plan and document your work diligently.
Capacity to adapt as priorities or requirements change.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
Positive spirit, a real drive for science and a good sense of humor.
Who we are:
cellvie is a venture-backed biotechnology start-up, bringing about mitochondria-based therapies
We are a team of likeminded individuals, passionate about our technology and the problems we seek to solve
We are eager to go the extra mile and take pride in and joy from our work
We have shown safety and efficacy of our therapy in pre-clinical studies and in a first clinical pilot and are now focusing on the commercial translation of the technology in a variety of fields
If you want to be part of this enthusiastic team to leverage the therapeutic potential of mitochondria, we will be happy to review your application! Send your CV and cover letter to Dr. Nina Dumauthioz, Senior Scientist at cellvie: firstname.lastname@example.org. We are based in Matzingen (Lauchefeld 31, 9548 Matzingen, Switzerland).