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Research Associate in-vivo Operations (temporary for 12 months)

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Research Associate in-vivo Operations (temporary for 12 months)

Research Associate in-vivo Operations (temporary for 12 months)

Switzerland, Zurich, Zurich

The Oncology Discovery Pharmacology group is offering a temporary position for a Research Associate in the In Vivo Operations team.  As part of the Roche Innovation Center Zurich, we provide the platform for the in vivo preclinical evaluation of innovative cancer therapeutics. With our state of the art animal facility and in vivo tumor models, we bring extensive scientific guidance and support for the development of cancer immuno-therapeutics.
In this position you will:
  • Perform tumor cell and antibody therapy injections (s.c., i.p., i.v.), and surgical procedures for the evaluation of immunotherapies in mouse models
  • Monitor and document the health status of animals under experiment
  • Operate in close collaboration with other Research Associates  within and across different teams to coordinate the logistic of in vivo experiments
  • Report to the In Vivo Operations team leader
  • Present and discuss experimental data across the Pharmacology Department
  • Who you are
    You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point.
    We are looking for a person trained in the field of biology, laboratory animal science or related research areas with at least 1 year of experience in in vivo preclinical studies, with the focus on mouse models. If you would like to be the one joining our team, you should possess a LTK certificate or equivalent.
    Additionally, you bring:
    • Confidence  in mouse handling techniques (injections, bleeding, surgery)
    • Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational and team player skills
    • A high degree of self-motivation, flexibility and ability to independently conduct experiments
    • Interest on working in a multidisciplinary and multinational environment
    Please note, individuals who possess a PhD cannot be considered for this position.
  • Who we are
    The Roche Innovation Center Zurich (Roche Glycart AG) is active in the research and development of engineered therapeutic antibodies, with a focus on the fields of cancer immunotherapy.Part of the Roche Group since 2005, it currently employs about 140 people. Read more.

    Roche is an equal opportunity employer.
  • Job facts
    • Location Switzerland, Zurich, Zurich
    • Function Research
    • Subfunction Biology
    • Schedule Full-time
    • Job level Individual Contributor
    • Job type Temporary Employee
    • Division Roche Pharmaceuticals
    • Posted since 2017/12/04
    • Job-ID 3450093728
  • Get in touch
    Michel Frei +41 61 688 33 50