Molecular Biology Project Lead - PostDoc (Molecular Biology / Biochemistry) as Scientific Project leader - w/m/x

Updated: 6 months ago
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31.05.2023, Wissenschaftliches Personal

Opportunity of a Lifetime: Ready for a startup challenge? Join 2NA FISH, a Munich-based biotech startup on a groundbreaking mission to revolutionize cancer diagnostics. We seek a Molecular Biology Project Lead to shape the future of spatial transcriptomics and fight cancer impactfully.

Your responsibilities at 2NA FISH:

  • Drive the development of new RNA-related technology
  • Plan and conduct experiments, seeking input from the team
  • Manage collaborations within the wet-lab team
  • Present convincing results internally and externally
  • Troubleshoot, improve, scale, and validate technology
  • Strategically develop our technology and business
  • Establish a knowledge-sharing process across the scientific team

What you should bring to 2NA FISH:

  • PhD in Molecular Biology or related field from a reputable institution
  • Proficient in molecular techniques (PCR, RT-qPCR, cloning, gels)
  • Experience with RNA work and cell culture
  • Published or publishing in high-impact peer-reviewed journals (IF>5)
  • Stay updated on scientific research and literature
  • High scientific standards and integrity
  • Optional plus: Knowledgeable in cancer biology, particularly pancreatic cancer

Desired scientific skills/experience:

  • Familiarity with microRNAs and establishing new techniques
  • Proficiency in RNA sequencing, ISH-based techniques
  • Working with human/murine tissue samples, histology/pathology stainings
  • Experience with organoids/3D cell and tissue culture Involvement in retrospective clinical studies

Desired soft skills/personality:

  • Highly driven and motivated
  • Strong team player with a great scientific network
  • Desire to impact real patients and find fulfilment in your work
  • Kaizen attitude, always striving for improvement
  • Leadership/management experience
  • Honest and humble communication
  • Fluent in English, basic German (B1) desired

Why you should join us @2NA FISH:

  • Traction: We won the Medical Valley Award and the highest possible EXIST grant
  • Purpose: Our innovation will change cancer diagnostics, saving millions worldwide
  • Compensation: Industry-standard E13-3 salary AND a share in our company (VESOP)
  • Responsibility: High responsibility from day 1 and influence over 2NA FISH's future
  • Science-lovers: Cutting-edge scientific work & discussions at our modern TUM-lab
  • Career development: Your role can grow with us, with possible leadership positions
  • Dream-Team-Work: We love to celebrate our successes together at fun team events
  • Flexible work: We support flexible and remote work arrangements outside of lab work.

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