Research Specialist* RNA Analytics

  • Mainz
  • Work experience
  • Research, development, teaching
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Research Specialist* RNA Analytics

The purpose of the position is support of the RNA Analytics team regarding development and routine execution of molecular biology assays.

Your main responsibilities are:
  • Sample preparation and handling of devices for Next-Generation-Sequencing and Sanger-Sequencing
  • Independent execution and documentation of experiments (within a given content and timeframe) without specific work instructions, participating in the establishment of methods for the analysis of RNA and DNA.
  • Organizational lab responsibilities (e.g. instrument support and maintenance, communication with device manufacturers and service technicians, resupply and ordering of material)
  • Preparation and revision of SOPs and method protocols

What you have to offer.

  • Completed vocational training as a biology/chemistry laboratory technician*, BTA*, CTA*, MTA* or Bachelor of Science in a related subject area
  • Practical experience in library preparation for Illumina platform, sample preparation for Sanger-Sequencing and working with RNA and DNA.
  • Exact, conscientious and independent way of working with independent time management, planning and analysis of experimental work
  • Strong teamwork and communication skills
  • Good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken

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 7443 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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