Technical Assistant* RNA Protein Replacement Therapies

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Technical Assistant* RNA Protein Replacement Therapies 


As part of our team, you support the practical development of novel, nanoparticle-based medicines for various indications in a scientific research laboratory. You will perform screenings of mRNA optimizations and formulation optimizations in in-vivo-systems supporting our platform development. You will additionally actively establish new application techniques and as a support to various basic research and preclinical projects.

Your tasks require a high degree of diligence as well as agility, enjoyment and interest in laboratory and research activities in a our team.

Your main responsibilities are:


  • Support in vivo experiments in various projects using formulated mRNA
  • Independent establishement and performance of cell based and histological analysis of various primary murine tissues
  • Participation in the establishment of new application methods
  • Data analysis and initial interpretation of the results
  • Service work for research projects including implementation of established, diverse methods according to work instructions
  • Responsibility for instruments and laboratory management as well as administrative tasks in the unit


What you have to offer.


  • Completed vocational training in relevant fields, preferably as a Biological Technical Assistant* or Medical Technical Assistant*, now looking for an exciting start or change of your career
  • Confidence and willigness to work with experimental animals is a must
  • Experience in experimental animal work and FELASA B or equivalent are desirable
  • Confident and reliable application of various injection/mouse handling techniques
  • Well experienced in FACS and histological methods
  • You take pleasure in an exact, conscientious and independent way of working with independent time management, planning and analysis including documentation of your experimental work and results.
  • You enjoy being a real team member, you are curious and energized
  • Experience in the use of Microsoft Office, FlowJo and common analysis software GraphPad etc. would be a nice-to have.
  • Fluency in English and German

Benefits for you. 

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses
  • Mobile Office
  • Special Vacation

... and much more.

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit? 

Then apply now for our location Mainz and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm).

Job-ID 2953 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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