Helmholtz Zentrum München is a research center with the mission to discover personalized medical solutions for the prevention and therapy of environmentally triggered diseases and promote a healthier society in a rapidly changing world.

At our institute you will find a scientifically stimulating international environment. Together with renowned scientists and supported by an excellent infrastructure you will have the opportunity to make an important contribution for a healthier society.

The Institute of Virology research activities focus on the molecular understanding of virus-host interactions. The Deng lab takes an integrated approach to investigate microbes and viruses interactions. Our research focus is on virus interactions in the human body, especially lung, and in the environment, especially groundwater.

We are looking for a highly motivated

Research Technician - MTA/BTA/BioTA (f/m/x) 100832

Image Full time, Part time
Image Neuherberg near Munich
Image Graduates & Entry-level Professionals, Professionals

Your responsibilities

  • Coordinate and conduct in vivo (mouse) preclinical studies
  • Sample processing and analysis using molecular biology tools (filtration, DNA and RNA extraction, PCR and qPCR, WB, ELISA, IF, FACS)
  • Microbiological cultivation and isolation (aerobic and anaerobic)
  • Bacteriophage propagation and isolation (aerobic and anaerobic)
  • Organization and documentation of experimental work

Your qualifications

  • Biology lab assistant or related education (BTA, MTA, BioTA)
  • Experience and proven knowledge of mouse biology, handling and sacrifice
  • Microbiology, molecular biology and biochemistry skills
  • Advanced English knowledge due to work in an international team
  • Desired qualifications
  • Dedicated, conscientious, flexible, reliable and team working spirit
  • Previous experience working with immunoassays is an advantage

What we offer you

continuous education and training
work-life balance
flexible working hours & time off in lieu
30 days annual leave
on-site health management service
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Image company pension scheme
Image discounted public transport ticket

Munich, with its numerous lakes and its vicinity to the Alps, is considered to be one of the cities with the best quality of life worldwide. With its first-class universities and world-leading research institutions it offers an intellectually stimulating environment.

Remuneration and social benefits are based on the collective wage agreement for public-sector employees at federal level (TV EntgO Bund). The position is (initially) limited to 1 year, but under certain circumstances an extension can be arranged.

To promote diversity, we welcome applications from talented people regardless of cultural background, nationality, ethnicity, gender and sexual identity, physical abilities, religion and age. Qualified applicants with physical disabilities will be given preference.
Applicant guidance on the Corona pandemic

If you have further questions, simply contact Dr. Li Deng under 089-3187-49195, who will be happy to be of assistance.
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
Institute of Virology
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1
85764 Neuherberg near Munich

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