Scientific Associate

Scientific Associate

Job Description

1 in 10 adults in Europe suffer from autoimmune diseases. The Department of Autoimmunity, Transplantation and Inflammation adresses this steadily growing burden on public Health with Research in the fields of rheumatology, dermatology and beyond.

ATI is seeking an inquisitive and highly motivated candidate to join a multidisciplinary research program aimed at understanding the molecular mechanisms of rheumatologic and dermatologic autoimmune diseases. Operating at the interface of clinical immunology and cellular immunology, the candidate will be a key contributor to mechanistic studies and drug development in a highly interactive scientific environment.

Minimum requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:

• Recent Master’s graduate or several years of work experience as a lab associate with expertise in cell biology, immunology or a related discipline
• Proficiency in cell and tissue culture, standard cell and molecular biology techniques and flow cytometry
• Excellent oral and written communication skills in English, German desirable
• Ability to consult the relevant scientific literature
• Ability to thrive in a highly collaborative and dynamic matrix environment

Desirable requirements:

• Experience with mouse models of disease
• Knowledge of computational biology

Since this is a temporary position for up to one year, it could be suited for a candidate who plans to bridge between career steps.

Why consider Novartis?

750 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. And while we’re proud of that, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are empowered to ask new questions, make bolder decisions and take smarter risks.

We are Novartis. Join us and help reimagine medicine.

Please make sure to submit a CV and a cover letter.
Novartis Pharma AG
Research & Development
Full Time