FGen is an emerging Swiss biotech company active in the field of biological engineering and high throughput experimentation. We collaborate globally with biotech companies for the development of efficient microbial strains using our proprietary nanoliter-rector screening platform for the phenotypic analysis of large cell libraries. FGen is located at the Technologiepark Basel, Switzerland, and we are looking for a research scientist (MSc or PhD) to complement our international team. For more information about the company please visit our homepage www.fgen.ch.
You are an open-minded team player that wants to actively participate in the development of an innovative biotech company. You have successfully concluded your studies and optionally your PhD in the field of biological sciences and you are willing to learn the business-related aspects of research projects.
You are willing to contribute with your expertise and personality to the success of an emerging biotech company. You are flexible in handling different everyday challenges that arise in small dynamic companies and you are eager to share and discuss innovative ideas. You will be responsible for the execution of your own projects and you will be involved in the acquisition of new collaborations. You should have a valid working permit for Switzerland or be an EU/Swiss citizen.
You will be given the opportunity to work in a very dynamic and innovative biotech environment and with your creative input you will have the possibility to directly influence the future of FGen. In collaboration with our industrial partners you will be able to improve your project management skills and enlarge your network within the international biotech community. Your salary and terms of application will depend on your background and previous relevant experience.
Your application should include a motivation letter that describes why you believe that you are particularly fitting to the advertised position.