R&D Scientist

  • Location: MECHELEN
  • Job #21376

Will you be our new ambassador?

Jefferson Wells Life Sciences specializes in supporting pharma & biotech companies in their daily challenges. Hence our interest in experts like you to join our team. 

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R&D Scientist

Scope of work:


As Scientist you will mainly support neuroscience drug discovery programs and will be involved in a pooled CRISPR screen with single cell RNA-sequencing read-out (Perturb-seq) in iPSC-derived neurons.


  • You have a PhD in cell biology, molecular, genetics or related biological life science
  • You have 4+ years 4+ yars hands-on experience with mammalian cell culture and induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs)
  • You have experience cell line engineering using gene editing techniques (CRISPR/Cas systems)
  • You have knowledge standard cellular and molecular biology techniques, including transfections, viral transductions, immunocytochemistry, flow cytometry, Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR),
  • You know Quantitative Reverse Transcription PCR (RT-qPCR), western blotting.
  • You have excellent organizational and time management skills

Nice to have:

  • You have experience with assay development and high-throughput screening
  • You have experience with single-cell RNA sequencing
  • You have background in neurodegenerative disease


What can Jefferson Wells do for you?

As an ambassador you have the opportunity to grow within international companies where you can build a strong network. Through a personal follow-up, you receive quality support in every step that you accommodate. Finally, you enjoy the opportunity to develop yourself personally and professionally through internal training and education.


Are you interested? Apply now!


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