Hubrecht Organoid Technology (HUB) is a fast-growing world leader biotech company on organoid technology that disrupted human health care, providing patients access to novel treatments. Our team focus on the discovery, development and (pre)clinical translation of technology to grow organoids from tissues of patients with various diseases including cancer. HUB builds comprehensive living biobanks of well-characterized organoids, sometimes called “mini-organs”, and develops assays for drug screening and evaluation of cancer immunotherapy. The HUB Organoid Technology enables predictive personalized diagnostics and medicine and clinical trial patient stratification.
We are currently seeking a highly motivated Technician Tumor Immunology for our Translational Immunology department.
Scope of position:
As technician at HUB, you contribute to HUB internal and commercial projects by preparing and executing experiments in the lab following standard operation procedures (SOPs) and Lab Manuals (LMs). You report to the Head of the Department.
This position therefore requires apprehension of projects as defined in Study Protocols as well as the projects’ deliverables.
HUB Translational Immunology (TI) team is seeking a technician with strong communication and organization skills. In this position you will be working with organoids, immune cells, and organoid-based assays. Experience in these specific fields is a strong pre as it will help you to anticipate and/or respond to any deviations that may occur.
You will be involved in primary tissue handling and the generation of organoids and immune cell cultures.
In addition, you will be trained to independently perform immune cell-organoid co-cultures dedicated for evaluating anti-tumor responses. These assays involve readout relying on flow cytometry, ELISA and imaging data. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in any of these technologies.
Furthermore, as technician you will be required to provide accurate lab manuals, technical input for projects and will take responsibilities for the organization of the TI team.
Bachelor (HLO) or Master degree in the field of Life Sciences plus a minimum of 2 years relevant work experience. The below competencies apply to you;
- Able to work within a team,
- Accurate in execution of experiments,
- Flexible to support other projects and/or programs,
- Master reporting skills to feedback experiments’ results (both in written as well as verbally),
- Prioritize day-to-day activities in line with the projects deadlines and milestones,
- Presentation skills for (predominantly) internal meetings,
- Fluency in English,
- Proficient in Excel.
What we offer:
Genuinely meaningful work as part of a company with unwavering commitment to apply its HUB Organoid Technology globally for the benefit of patients.
Generous annual leave of 30,5 days plus national holidays (fulltime equivalent).
Pension Plan with 2/3 contribution paid by HUB.
A unique opportunity to be part of further development and implementation of this innovative technology.
Please send your cover letter and resume, in English to; HR@huborganoids.nl
We look forward to hearing from you!