Contract Duration : 7 months
As a R&D Technician, you will execute and report laboratory activities according to project planning, under scientist supervision in
compliance with good laboratory practices and safety rules.
Manage cell culture with various cell types
Propose / optimize cell culture conditions for testing specific bioactive nutrients and to select readout of interest
Prepare and carry out laboratory analysis according to protocols from preclinical and clinical experiments
Be knowledgeable in various biochemistry and molecular biology techniques : Cell culture, transient and stable cell transfections, in vitro calcium imaging assay (FlexStation, FLIPR) or equivalent, High Throughput Screening, Gene expression, Western blots.
Present results at group or project level
Contribute to result analysis with scientists
Provide general laboratory support
Education and experience
CFC or equivalent (masters and PhDs won't be considered as you will be overqualified)
At least 3 years of experience in research laboratory and especially in the field of cell culture and bioassays
Knowledge in immunocytochemistry and / or microscopy image analysis would be appreciated
Fluent in English or French with good knowledge of the other language