LIFE SCIENTIST – M/F

Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia

We would like to welcome to our team a highly motivated, results-driven life scientist.

We would like to welcome to our team a highly motivated, results-driven life scientist.

We are a young, dynamic team developing software and cutting-edge digital solutions for laboratories and the scientific community. We join the expertise of life scientists, UX designers, developers, and business developers to deliver services and products to the global scientific and diagnostic markets. Knowledge is one of our core values. Therefore, we constantly encourage innovation and self-growth.

BioSistemika has prototyped DNA data storage technology and received funding to develop and commercialize it within two years. We are searching for a new team member to work on the project, a person who is enthusiastic about cutting-edge technologies and motivated to work within the team to bring a new product to life. We are looking for a life scientist who is used to work in a molecular lab and skilled in PCR– based methods. Bioinformatics skills, such as comprehensive knowledge of primer design and experiences in the analysis of NGS data, are appreciated.

Responsibilities

  • Laboratory work (PCR analysis, optimization, NGS analysis)
  • Reliable execution of tasks and reporting
  • Maintaining professional and technical knowledge by reviewing scientific publications
  • Providing new ideas, optimizing procedures and solutions
  • Working efficiently as part of a team

Required experience and skills

  • University degree or a PhD from the field of Life sciences (i.e., Biology, Biotechnology, Microbiology, etc.)
  • Experience working in a clean molecular laboratory (experience with GLP or GMP environment is beneficial)
  • Hands-on experience in PCR technique
  • The ability to work in a dynamic environment and contribute to idea-giving and problem-solving processes
  • Fluent in English language (spoken and written)

Desired capabilities

  • Organized
  • Efficient
  • Eager for learning new things
  • Responsible and reliable
  • Autonomous, proactive and ingenuous
  • Teamwork capabilities

Nice to have skills

  • Primer design
  • NGS
  • Bioinformatic analyses

We offer

  • A full-time job position located in Slovenia, Ljubljana
  • Our working hours are flexible
  • We always strive to keep a healthy work-life balance
  • Excellent team spirit
  • Your education and personal growth matter to us. Every employee can expand knowledge, skills, learn about new tools on annual trainings (conferences, webinars, workshops, study retreats, etc.), work on pet projects, and suggest improvements. We also provide a company Udemy license for all your e-learning needs. In addition to that, we also encourage individual career path development which includes promotions for employees who are willing to take on more responsibilities, give internal or external talks, specialize in a certain field, or similar.
  • Salary and financial benefits: in addition to salary every employee receives an annual summer holiday bonus and end-of-the-year incentive.

We invite you to send us your cover letter, CV, and other necessary documents to  with the job position title you are applying to in the email subject.

Deadline for application:  May 9th, 2021