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Vaxxilon has a world-class team of scientists dedicated to realizing the potential of synthetic carbohydrate vaccines
to help people around the world.

Do you believe in improving world health with new, innovative vaccines? Would you fit into a company that values

  • Great Science
  • Simplicity
  • Cooperation & Teamwork
  • Communication & Transparency

Are you a Get Stuff Done person? Then join us!

Openings

Vaccine Lab Technician (M/F)

Vaxxilon is seeking to hire a full time laboratory technician to support a team of world class organic chemists searching for and synthesizing novel vaccines. The position is based in Berlin at the Adlershof Science and Technology Park. Vaxxilon offers competitive salaries, equity program participation and generous benefits.

Responsibilities & Tasks

Support the Adlershof scientists as an integral team member to

  • Set-up and conduct chemical experiments, including isolation and purification of organic compounds
  • Assistance and technical support to chemists
  • Carry out routine synthesis accurately using standard operating procedures
  • Maintaining the laboratory equipment’s and preparation of standard solutions
  • Assist in daily functioning of the laboratory
  • Monitor all laboratory supply levels
  • Maintain high laboratory standards for safety and cleanliness
  • Report writing

Qualifications & Experience

  • MS in organic chemistry or Chemielaborant or Chemisch-Technischer-Assistant (CTA)
  • 5+ years of experience in an academic or industrial setting
  • Experience in preparative organic synthesis to carry out reactions on a laboratory scale according to known procedures
  • Familiar with modern methods to purify and characterize organic compounds (e.g. column chromatography, automated column chromatography, HPLC, LC-MS, NMR, GC, etc.)
  • Fluent in German and English (all interviews will be conducted in English, Vaxxilon’s workplace language)

Characteristics

  • “Roll-up your sleeves” attitude
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Works to deadlines and under pressure
  • Proactive – ability to work independently on routine tasks Initiative to solve problems and seek assistance when necessary and ensure that necessary persons are informed
  • Team-orientation with ability to cope in a lively, multi-cultural environment
  • Continuous improvement and idea-sharing mindset

Report to:
Managing Director, Vaxxilon Deutschland GmbH

Location:
Berlin

Type of position:
Full-time employee

Apply before:
September 30, 2018

Apply Online now

Senior Scientist – Organic Chemist (M/F): 12489 Berlin

https://www.nature.com/naturejobs/science/jobs/629711-organic-chemist-m-f

Vaxxilon Deutschland GmbH is seeking to hire a full time organic chemist as an integral team member for ongoing projects with potential to become a team leader for new projects. The successful candidate will have substantial experience with oligosaccharides and/or lipid syntheses. The position is based in Berlin at the Adlershof Science and Technology Park. Vaxxilon offers competitive salaries, equity program participation and benefits.

Responsibilities & Tasks

  • Support the Adlershof scientists as an integral team member to
  • Apply expertise to design and execute multi-step syntheses of complex target molecules
  • Isolation, purification, and characterization of organic compounds
  • Develop scalable routes for pre-clinical candidates
  • Interpretation of data, drafting reports and publications
  • Work in a multi-disciplinary environment

Qualifications & Experience

  • PhD in organic chemistry
  • 2+ years of experience in an academic or industrial setting
  • Previous experience in oligosaccharide or lipid syntheses, isolation and characterization
  • Bioconjugation, isolation and characterization of conjugates with some knowledge on formulation
  • Strong knowledge and hands on experience on the analytical techniques used for characterization of organic compounds and glycoconjugates (e.g. HPLC, LC-MS, NMR, GC, HPAECMALLSMALDI, etc.)
  • Deep knowledge in the use and maintenance of laboratory instruments
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English

Characteristics

  • “Roll-up your sleeves” attitude
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Works to deadlines and under pressure
  • Proactive – ability to work independently
  • Initiative to solve problems and multi-task
  • Team-orientation with ability to cope in a lively, multi-cultural environment
  • Continuous improvement and idea-sharing mindset

Vaxxilon’s primary language is English, including Adlershof which is an English-speaking environment. All interviews will be conducted in English…

Vaxxilon principles
Great science
Simplicity
Communication & Transparency
Cooperation & Teamwork

Report to:
Managing Director, Vaxxilon Deutschland GmbH

Location:
Berlin

Type of position:
Full-time employee

Apply before:
September 30, 2018

Apply Online now

Basel Area Vaxxilon AG Christoph Merian-Ring 11, 4153 Reinach, Switzerland

Berlin Area (Adlershof) Vaxxilon Deutschland GmbH Magnusstraße 11, 12489 Berlin, Germany