DZNE is a world-leading, internationally oriented center for cutting-edge research into diseases of the nervous system. With its outstanding research personalities and state-of-the-art infrastructure, it offers the best conditions for publications and results at the highest level.

Around 1,200 employees at 10 locations in Germany are working together on new approaches to better understand and effectively combat diseases such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and ALS.

That is our goal - maybe soon yours too? Become part of the DZNE and support us in realizing our research strategy!

Screening and Automation Scientist (f/m/x)

Code: 1311/2024/4

A full-time Screening and Automation Scientist position is available in the Laboratory Automation Technologies (LAT) Facility at the DZNE in Bonn. The LAT is a Core Facility, which provides expertise and technologies for lab automation services within the DZNE.

Your role in detail

The Screening and Automation Scientist will work in a highly-automated lab environment and will provide lab automation services to support screening campaigns for DZNE research groups and external customers. We are looking for outstanding, highly qualified candidates with a focus on High-Content-Screening (HCS), automation technologies or iPSC cell culture technologies.

Your qualifications

  • Open-minded to new methods and technologies
  • Excellent iPSC cell culture skills
  • Experience with in vitro and cell-based assay development and validation
  • Experience in microscopy or High Content Screening (HCS)
  • Fluency in English
  • Good communication and team-working skills

We offer

  • An international environment characterized by a strong focus on science and research
  • Opportunity to get hands-on experience with industry-standard automation technologies and facilities
  • Targeted personnel development
  • A position initially limited to 1 year as parental leave replacement
  • Employment, payment and social benefits are determined by the Public Sector Collective Agreement (Tarifvertrag für den öffentlichen Dienst – TVöD Bund
  • Company pension plan, health management

For questions prior to your application, please feel free to contact Dr. Philip Denner – Tel. + 49 228 43302 580.

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Application deadline

June 10th, 2024

The DZNE is an equal opportunity employer. It especially welcomes and encourages disabled individuals to apply.