Scientist-Technical Development

CHF67 - CHF70 per hour
  1. Permanent
Basel, Switzerland
  1. Technical Operations, Discovery / R&D, Analytical
Posted: 30/05/2024

Hobson Prior is seeking a Lab Associate for a Technical Development team. This role involves working with cell-based and cell-free potency and identity tests for biologics in development. You'll be part of a team that ensures the quality and safety of our biopharmaceutical products, following good manufacturing practice (GMP) guidelines. Prior experience in cell-based analytics is beneficial, but not mandatory.


  • Carry out and document GMP potency tests for biologics in development.
  • Plan, perform, and interpret GMP potency tests to ensure timely delivery of biologics.
  • Take over new potency test methods from internal partners and existing methods.
  • Maintain and qualify analytical equipment.
  • Document your experiments and related activities; check and review your peer's documentation. Contribute to reports and method documents intended for internal and external partners. Ensure compliance to GMP and to Health, Safety & Environmental rules.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • A technical or scientific degree or equivalent is required.
  • An advanced degree in a technical, scientific or relevant discipline is desirable.
  • Experience within a practical scientific role is a necessity.
  • Fluency in English (oral and written) is required.
  • Basic skills in German are an advantage.

Interested or know someone who might be? Reach out to Grant Van Schalkwyk using the following:


📞 020 3987 6291

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