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C hemistry Technician

AC Immune SA

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C hemistry Technician

Chemistry Technician


Function Chemistry Technician

Location / Contact AC Immune SA, EPFL Innovation Park, 1015 Lausanne


Percentage 100 %

Job description AC Immune is a Swiss Biotech Company specialized in the discovery and

development of therapeutic and diagnostic agents for neurodegenerative

diseases such as Alzheimer’s Disease. AC Immune is seeking a highly

qualified Chemistry Technician to work within the SME Discovery team.

The candidate must possess experience in performing synthetic organic

chemistry reactions within a pharmaceutical setting.

Responsibilities  Synthesizing and upscaling of key intermediates and building blocks

 Purifying & characterizing intermediates & final compounds (eg NMR,


 Documenting accurately all experimental work

 Procuring and maintaining lab equipment

 Coordinating the general organization of the chemical laboratory

 Organizing & maintaining an inventory of commercial research

chemicals & internal compound libraries

 Archiving documentation related to SME Discovery activities

Qualifications The candidate should have the following qualifications:

 Apprenticeship as Chemical Laboratory Technician with specialization

in organic synthesis, or B.Sc. in synthetic organic chemistry

 Minimum 2 years pharmaceutical/biotech experience within a similar


 Excellent knowledge of a wide variety of synthetic reactions

 Familiarity with synthesis and purification on milli- to multi-gram scale

 Experience with purification (eg Flash chromatography, HPLC) and

standard characterization (eg NMR, MS, HPLC) techniques.

 Advanced communication skills, verbal and written.

 Fluency in English is a must

 Team player