Jun 03, 2022

Job Description

>10 patents, >10 scientific publications
Do you want to join a leading microbial biotechnology research team within Novartis?
We are a group with a wide range of expertise and many references in the development and improvement of industrial microbial bioprocesses.

Your key responsibilities:
• Evaluation and implementation of state-of-the-art analytical methodology and technology (mass spectrometry, HPLC, spectrophotometry, kinetic studies, etc.).
• Reproduction and optimization of existing and development of new analytical methods and performance of exploratory analyses.
• Processing, reporting and presentation of analytical results with an active role in the interpretation of results.
• Implementing cost-effective and productive analytical processes, ensuring quality and standardisation of analyses.
• Improving efficiency and work optimization (automation, high sample throughput). Independent search and understanding of the literature in the field.
• Cooperation with external research and development organisations.
• Self-initiated knowledge sharing within research groups. Developing and disseminating knowledge and experience in your area of responsibility.
• Stewardship of the area for which you will be responsible and advocacy at (health authority) inspections.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

What you will bring to the role:
• University degrees (BSc or MSc) from chemistry, biologics, pharma or any other appropriate natural sciences.
• Preference will be given to candidates with work experience in mass spectrometry with an understanding of the operation and composition of analytical instruments (spectrophotometry, chromatography, LC-MS) with basic technical skills in working with chromatographic instruments.
• Candidates with a broad knowledge of biochemical processes (chemistry/enzymatics of metabolism) and knowledge of the biosynthesis of secondary metabolites are preferred.
• Knowledge of databases, spectroscopic models, statistical treatments is desirable.
• Fluent in English.

You’ll receive

Competitive salary, Annual bonus, Flexible working schedule, tailored to your needs, possibility to work from home, Pension scheme, Employee Recognition Scheme, Sports Club Membership, employment at Top SI Employer, Learning and development opportunities.

We offer permanent employment, with 6 months of probation period.

You are kindly invited to submit your application in English language, including CV by 17th of June 2022.

Why Novartis?

769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we're proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people's lives.

We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.

We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world's toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!

Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team's representative of the patients and communities we serve.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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