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CEVEC Pharmaceuticals is a leading provider of high-performance cell technology for the manufacturing of advanced biotherapeutics from R&D to manufacturing scale.
The company’s product portfolio comprises platform technologies for gene therapy viral vectors, viral vaccines, Exosomes and complex recombinant proteins. ELEVECTA® is specifically designed for AAV manufacturing, while CAP® addresses Adenoviral vectors, Lentiviral vectors, Oncolytic viruses and Exosomes. CAP®Go is the platform of choice for complex recombinant proteins.

CEVEC is offering a position for a

Technical Assistant Viral Vectors (M/F/D)

Job Description

To further strengthen our Viral Vector group, we are offering an exciting opportunity for a Technical Assistant. This person will work as part of a team responsible for conducting experiments for viral vectors production in a wide variety of inspiring new projects. This laboratory-based role also involves regular presentations of experimental outcomes to other scientific groups at CEVEC Pharmaceuticals and/or customers. In this role, you are also expected to contribute to CEVEC´s relentless commitment to continuously improving our processes.

Main responsibilities

  • Plan and perform general cell culture processes associated with viral vector production (small scale) following established and newly developed protocols and SOPs.
  • Execute analytical and molecular biology assays, including but not limited to qPCR/ddPCR, ELISA, Western Blot, and SDS-PAGE.
  • Maintain robust documentation of the laboratory work and follow quality control guidelines.
  • Analyse experimental data with various programs, interpreting results and drawing a conclusion.
  • Communicate experimental results in the form of presentations in cross-functional team meetings at CEVEC, suggesting improvements and ideas for the design of future experiments required to achieve project goals.
  • Participate in laboratory maintenance tasks.

Your profile

  • Professional training as a technical assistant or laboratory assistant in biotechnology, biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or pharmacy.
  • 2+ years of professional experience.
  • In-depth knowledge in mammalian cell culture maintenance.
  • Hands-on experience in transient transfection is highly appreciated.
  • Experienced in standard analytical and molecular biology techniques and assays, including but not limited to SDS-PAGE, ELISA, qPCR/ddPCR, and plasmid cloning.
  • Ability to work as part of a team, follow and adjust protocols, conduct, interpret, and optimize SOPs; and, express adaptability/flexibility to work with changing priorities.
  • Computer skills, proficient with Microsoft package or equivalent.
  • Proficient in English (both oral and written) with strong communication and interpersonal skills.

If you are interested, please send your application (cover letter, CV and certificates) in English to

Anja Pawelzick