Technical Assistant Bioanalytics (80-100%) M/F

Zürich, Schlieren
19 March | Employee | 80 – 100%

Technical Assistant Bioanalytics (80-100%) M/F

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General information



Information about Molecular Partners AG

Founded in 2004 by a group of PhD students as a spin-off from the University of Zurich, Molecular Partners AG is a thriving and steadily growing clinical stage biotech company located in Zurich-Schlieren (Switzerland) with 160 highly qualified employees.

In order to advance modern medicine and significantly improve the management of serious diseases, we have developed and successfully established a powerful new class of potent, specific and versatile small protein therapies, called DARPin® therapeutics.

The continuous development of a broad portfolio of therapeutic product candidates in oncology and ophthalmology based on the company’s proprietary DARPin® platform allowed a successful listing of the company on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ticker: MOLN). Next to our own pipeline of drug candidates we have entered into collaborations with leading international pharmaceutical companies, including Abbvie, Amgen, Novartis, Roche and Janssen Pharmaceuticals.

The highly dedicated, multi-disciplined team at MP is committed to developing breakthrough medicines for serious diseases.

Position description

Position title

Technical Assistant Bioanalytics (80-100%) M/F

Job description

To strengthen our Bioanalytics team, we are looking for a self-motivated and detail-oriented Technical Assistant to join our Translational Medicine Department. Together with senior team members, you will support the clinical development of our therapeutic DARPin® molecules by addressing study needs in the field of regulated bioanalysis. These needs include drug quantification, characterization of immunogenic reactions against the drug, and biomarkers analysis to monitor drug activity in patients.

This challenging and diverse position will include the following tasks and responsibilities:

·         Qualification/validation of a broad range of bioanalytical assays with a strong focus on PK, ADA and biomarker assays) using primarily ligand binding assay platforms.

·         Exploratory analysis of pre-clinical and clinical study samples following GLP/GCP principle and internal SOPs. Perform QC and review of documentation.

·         Maintain accurate, timely, and detailed records of work.

·         Preparation of data summaries, updates, reports

·         Further improvement of processes and laboratory infrastructure (SOPs, templates, macros, IT/database etc.)


For this challenging position, we are looking for a highly motivated individual bringing alone:

·          Bachelor degree or apprenticeship in biology/biochemistry or related discipline

·         Ideally 2 or more years of hands-on lab experience in the pharmaceutical industry or from a bioanalytical CRO

·         An accurate working style paired with a strong attention to details

·         An interest in working in a GxP regulated field, previous experience is a plus

·         A proactive mindset with excellent organization skills and flexibility

·         High level of resilience

·         Open communication and team oriented

·         Good knowledge in English

Our offer

Partnership and collaboration are at the core of our company, our research activities and our product candidates. Molecular Partners offers an international working environment and the opportunity to collaborate with outstanding individuals from numerous disciplines, who contribute to our shared goals of scientific excellence, respectful teamwork and personal aspiration.

We foster true innovation and creative thinking to advance our therapeutic product candidates and continue to be inspired by the difference we can make for our patients.

At Molecular Partners you will discover a challenging job, inspiring colleagues and a true purpose. If you are interested in working at Molecular Partners, we are looking forward to hearing from you! Please submit your detailed curriculum vitae until via our career portal.

We only accept online applications

Position localisation

Job location

Switzerland, Zürich, Schlieren

Preferred head hunter clause

Please note Molecular Partners AG operates a list of preferred recruitment partners. For those partners who have no valid, signed agreement in place with Molecular Partners AG, all unsolicited resumes, CVs, anonymous profiles, or any other candidate details submitted through our website or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Molecular Partners AG (including any of its subsidiaries, affiliates or related companies) are not subject to payment of any form of introduction, placement or referral fees.

Molecular Partners AG, Wagistrasse 14, CH-8952 Zurich-Schlieren, Switzerland.