JOB LISTING

Tissue Engineering Technician

We are looking for high quality and enthusiastic research technicians on an ongoing basis. It is important that you have significant experience in one of our core research areas; iPSC cell handling, 3D (bioreactor) cell proliferation, custom media development and/or tissue engineering (ideally fat or muscle tissue). As our research technician you will work with our patented animal cell line and provide support to our team of scientists.

The role of research technician is hands-on, lab based and you will be at the forefront of this new emerging field. You will work with our patented animal cell lines and provide support to our team of scientists and you will be responsible for the cell culturing, cell-based experiments and analysis, and quality control.

For example, you will perform differentiation experiments in a 3D environment, test our cells for optimal scaffold characteristics, and analyse physiological properties of the engineered tissue. You will be an essential element to our team of experts, providing support in all fronts, in an exciting multidisciplinary field. You have excellent communication skills, strong experiment design, planning, execution capabilities, and enjoy working in a small highly motivated team.

Qualifications

▸ HBO or Master in Cell Biology, Biotechnology, Bioengineering or related field, with 5+ years work experience, preferably in industry

▸ Substantial experience in one or more of these areas is an absolute must

  1. iPS cell line handling: developing, growing, maintaining and differentiating iPS cells
  2. Bioprocess development: expanding cell cultures in 3D using several bioreactor systems (e.g., stir tank, shaker, wave)
  3. Media development: customizing cell culture media to enhance cell performance
  4. Tissue engineering: developing 3D tissue (ideally fat and or muscle tissue)
  5. Knows molecular and cellular techniques such as FACS, qPCR, Fluorescent Microscopy

Meatable offers

▸ A competitive salary

▸ Participation in our employee stock option plan

▸ A dynamic work environment in a new exciting field using cutting edge technologies, working with the leaders in the field

▸ A caring culture with strong emphasis on team performance and personal development

Sounds interesting?