Research Assistant Assay Development (m/f/d)

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Valneva Austria GmbH

Research Assistant Assay Development (m/f/d)

Valneva is a specialty vaccine company focused on the development and commercialization of prophylactic vaccines for infectious diseases with significant unmet medical need. Valneva has leveraged its expertise and capabilities both to successfully commercialize two vaccines and to rapidly advance a broad range of vaccine candidates into and through the clinic, including candidates against Lyme disease, the chikungunya virus and COVID-19.

100% (indefinite duration)
as soon as possible

Campus Vienna Biocenter
1030 Vienna

Assay Development

Janine Krumscheid
Human Resources

Advancing vaccines
for better lives


  • Development of analytical methods, Set up, qualification and transfer of analytical tests for multiple projects of Valneva’s development pipeline including preparation/completion of protocols and reports
  • Execution of diverse analytical procedures (e.g. immunological and molecular biological methods, cell based assays, etc.) for supportive testing of clinical trial materials
  • Documentation including review and verification of analytical data according to established standards
  • Preparation and review of relevant documentation in English language (e.g. Development reports, Working instructions)
  • Active participation in laboratory investigations and documentation thereof
  • Assume responsibility for laboratory equipment


  • MTA, BTA, DI (FH), Bachelor or Master of Science in relevant field (Biology, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Bioengineering)
  • Experience working in a laboratory (preferably immunology, virology or biotechnology)
  • Experience working with cell based methods, ELISA, SDS-Page, Western Blot is a plus
  • Excellent organizational, documentation management and teamwork skills
  • Experience working with qualification and validation of analytical methods is a plus
  • Proactive, accurate, reliable working style and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects with challenging timelines


  • Open, appreciative company culture with innovative spirit and attractive assignments
  • International surrounding with flat hierarchies
  • Good team spirit in a strong and highly motivated team
  • Wide range of benefits

Due to legal reasons we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary for this position, which is € 34.000,- gross per year based on full-time employment. However our salaries are market oriented and in line with your qualifications and experience.

Valneva Austria GmbH

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