Research Scientist (m/f/d) Drug Discovery and Transcriptomics

Research Scientist (m/f/d) Drug Discovery and Transcriptomics

Evotec AG

Hamburg, Germany

The In Vitro pharmacology department is seeking for a highly motivated and dedicated

Research Scientist (m/f/d)
Drug Discovery and Transcriptomics
full-time and permanent

to join an interdisciplinary team of pharmacologists, biologists, bioinformaticians and chemists in collaborative projects in the field of drug screening.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Biological interpretation of “Omics” data (mainly transcriptomics) with the main focus on disease related signalling pathways as well as drug mechanisms of action to support drug discovery and validation
  • Working at the interface between our bioinformatics, chemistry and drug discovery teams in different
  • therapeutic areas
  • Drive further development of tools for “Omics” data visualization and interpretation in close collaboration with our bioinformatics team
  • Communicate findings and present results internally as well as externally

Your qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Life Sciences or a related field with deep expertise in molecular and cellular biology, biochemistry as well as strong interest in the application of “Omics” technologies in drug discovery and development
  • Experience with HTS drug screening and/or validation is a plus
  • Experience with the interpretation of “Omics” data (preferably transcriptomics or proteomics) is a plus
  • Experience in functional genomics involving high throughput methods (siRNA, CRISPR/Cas9, chemo genomic screens etc.) is a plus
  • Strong interest in development and implementation of new technologies as well as creativity
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills. Experience in working with interdisciplinary teams
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively on multiple projects in parallel
  • High level of initiative and flexibility with the ability to deliver results under challenging timelines
  • Fluency in English is required

Our offer:

  • A permanent position within a vigorous and exciting professional environment promoted by an open culture
  • and a spirit of community
  • A diverse, international workforce with a dynamic working environment that fosters creativity, innovations and teamwork
  • Capital-forming benefits, holiday pay and annual bonus payment depending on performance

To apply, please click on the “Apply Now” button and provide your application documents (CV and cover
letter including the earliest possible start date and salary requirements). We are curious to get to know you, and we are looking forward to your application.
Evotec International AG • Human Resources • Essener Bogen 7 • 22419 Hamburg
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