Project Technician Research Group Loose

Job Overview

Project Technician
Research Group Loose

Full Time (40h) – Limited until December 31st, 2021 (extension t.b.d.)
Klosterneuburg (Vienna), Austria
€ 2,200* gross/month

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Your responsibilities

How are nanometer-sized proteins able to perform complex functions on a cellular scale? The Loose group studies the molecular mechanisms of intracellular self-organization by rebuilding cellular functions in a bottom-up approach. The group combines biochemical reconstitution experiments with advanced fluorescence microscopy, biomimetic membrane systems, and computer-aided image analysis. Further information:

  • Generation of expression constructs and recombinant protein production
  • Maintaining of insect cell culture
  • Characterization of proteins with different analytical methods such as SDS-PAGE, Western blot and Fluorescence Microscopy assays
  • Support of lab organization and ordering, including maintenance of reagent databases and training of new lab members

Your profile

  • University degree in biochemistry or related field
  • Knowledge of various protein separation and purification techniques, including IMAC, IEX, SE chromatography and gel electrophoresis
  • Proven experience in molecular biology techniques such as PCR, cloning and recombinant protein production in E. coli and insect cell expression systems is mandatory
  • Excellent command of English (working language)
  • Proactive personality and solution-oriented approach
  • Strong organizational skills and reliability

To submit your application, please e-mail
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Your benefits

IST AustriaEducation & training

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IST AustriaMultiple health offers

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