Junior Technician - Vector Development

€20000 - €25000 per annum
  1. Permanent
Amsterdam, North Holland
  1. Technical Operations, Quality Control, Microbiologist

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Hobson Prior are looking for Junior Technician (Vector Development) to join a leading biopharmaceutical organisation focused on developing local gene therapy. The Junior Technician will have a unique opportunity to partake in multidisciplinary projects with colleagues and will report to the senior scientist vector development.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will be involved in the implementation of current and new projects and external collaborations, focusing on the generation of new AAV-based vectors targeting inflammatory and other diseases.
  • In addition, the research should generate new intellectual property to protect future products.
  • Produce and purify research batches of vectors and is involved in their quality control and in vitro characterization using molecular, biochemical and cell culture techniques.

Key Skills:

  • Good documentation skills.
  • Flexible, positive, devoted, dynamic and professional attitude.
  • Good communication and social skills.
  • Accurate, pro-active and well-organized.
  • Fluent in English.


  • MLO/HLO level or equivalent in Lifesciences, Biotechnology or equivalent.
  • Experience with molecular biological and biochemical techniques including cloning, PCR, ELISA, Sequencing, Western Blot, and FACS.
  • Experience with cell culture, preferably with production and purification of viruses.

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