Laboratory Technician Research Group Schanda

  • Full Time (40h/w) – limited for 2 years (extension t.b.d.)
  • Klosterneuburg (Vienna), Austria
  • € 31,000* gross/year

Your Responsibilities

The Schanda group uses nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy, which they combine with a host of other biophysical, biochemical, in-silico and in-vivo methods. The group spans activities from nuclear spin dynamics and biophysics to challenging biological problems. We are looking for a hands-on laboratory technician to assist with protein production, purification and laboratory organization and to provide research support.

  • Developing, implementing and executing protein production and purification protocols
  • Support and training of internal and external users in protein production and purification
  • Documentation and setup of protocols
  • Support of lab organization and ordering, including maintenance of reagent databases

Your Profile:

  • Master or Bachelor in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, or other relevant fields
  • Previous documented experience working in an experimental laboratory
  • Proven practical experience with protein production using E. coli cultures
  • Cell-free protein production experience is a plus
  • Experience in protein purification techniques is mandatory
  • Experience in the characterization of proteins and protein complexes is a plus (e.g. MS, ITC, SEC-MALS, Biolayer interferometry etc)
  • Excellent command of English (working language)
  • Strong organizational skills and reliability

IST is growing. Grow with us!

IST Austria is a constantly growing international institute for conducting frontier research in mathematics, computer science, life sciences & physical sciences. We strive to recruit passionate professionals from across the world over all fields who strive to support our goal of excellent research. Located within a beautiful campus on the outskirts of Vienna, we offer multiple opportunities for personal growth in a stable working environment. Get an insight!

Your benefits

Education & training
Free shuttle bus
Multiple health offers
Pension insurance

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