senior scientist analytical chemistry, liquid chromatography in Geneva area

Angèle Atlan, Geneva Professionals Health Care & Life Sciences
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geneva area
Life Sciences
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angèle atlan, geneva professionals health care & life sciences
058 201 54 40
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Main Tasks: 

  • Responsible for developing and performing routine techniques such as: Size Exclusion, Reverse Phase, Ion Exchange, Hydrophilic Glycan Chromatography

  • Responsible for LC operation, calibration and maintenance, setting up new methods and equipment; method improvements, providing project support, communicating project progress, writing and updating of operating procedures

  • Be responsible for all aspects of method development, qualification, data acquisition, data analysis, and data interpretation

  • Troubleshooting liquid chromatographic instruments and methods; both HPLC and UPLC based

  • Responsible for authoring of analytical reports

  • Responsible for planning of experiments and delivery of results according to budget and project timelines

  • Manage performance and development of personnel (2-3) to ensure achievement of department goals and motivation for high productivity


  • Advanced degree in analytical biochemistry or equivalent field of study

  • Several years' relevant work experience in analytical biochemistry in the pharma or biotech industry

  • Strong background and technical skills in protein/mAb/antibodies analytics

  • Ability to work accurately, with attention to detail, in a highly organized manner

  • Good communication skills, both oral and written

  • Extensive hands on experience in protein analytical methods

  • Fluency in English; French or German would be assets