Research and Development Scientist

BeerseIPharmaceutical Sector

Job description

Select Projects is looking for a new colleague as Research and Development Scientist for a pharmaceutical company in Beerse.

As a Research and Development Scientist , you are responsible for

  • Provide day-to-day operational support of compound logistics to support lead evaluation and compound screening activities including registration, weighing, storing, inventory maintenance and internal and external shipping of research compounds
  • Interface between biologists, engineers and data management team to ensure maximum uptime of compound Logistics automated laboratory equipment
  • Process sample requests for distribution and maintain proper documentation
  • Routinely operate liquid handling instrumentation including Tecan Freedom EVO, FLUENT, Hamilton Automation/Storage and HighRes Automation platforms to fulfill compound logistics orders
  • Daily instrument prep for liquid handlers and automation including, troubleshooting and recovery of basic instrumentation errors
  • Label and track compounds for storage and shipment label compounds
  • Liquid handling QC operation and data analysis
Profile As a Research and Development Scientist you have/are
  • Professional bachelor in science e.g. biomedical laboratory technology, chemistry, biochemistry, ...
  • At least two years of experience in a laboratory environment
  • Experience with maintaining laboratory instrumentation across high throughput screening, compound management and cell culture
  • Hands-on experience with robotic liquid handlers (e.g. Tecan, Hamilton, Beckman, Agilent) and robotic integration / scheduling software (e.g. HighRes BioSolutions Cellario or Thermo Scientific Momentum) is preferred.
  • Technical knowledge and experience with laboratory automation and compound processing and tracking
  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas and information in Dutch and English, both in oral and written form is preferred.
  • Functional knowledge of Microsoft Office e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, OneNote, Teams, ...
  • Knowledge and use of Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) is preferred.
  • Ability to multi-task and work across initiatives simultaneously under tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team setting while independently identifying and resolve problems
  • Demonstration of effective time management skills
Organisation and department descriptionSelect Projects is part of the Select Group, a collection of HR companies that put people first because Quality is Performance by Genuine People. Select Projects provides technical support to clients on a project basis.

Our 220 employees in Belgium and the Netherlands support companies with their projects in various domains: Life Sciences, (petro)chemicals, Construction and Rail. From our offices in Antwerp and Rotterdam, we provide optimal support to our experienced specialists so that they can deliver high quality to our customers at all times.
Offer You will receive an attractive salary package with interesting extra-legal benefits. A company car, meal vouchers, group insurance and eco vouchers are among the possibilities.

We ensure that you will be working in a pleasant environment with nice colleagues and opportunities to develop yourself and your career. Together with you, we will map out a training programme to suit your future plans.
Any questions?
Sakina El Kasmioui Sourcer Select Projects +323 600 08 60
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