For our R&D location in Freising (greater Munich area) we are hiring a
“Hands-on” Science & Innovation Manager
for Peptide and Protein Synthesis (m/f/n)
mk2 Biotechnologies is a Munich-based biotech start-up with a disruptive platform technology for the synthesis of high-purity peptides and proteins for mass applications. For this, we combine classic bacterial-based protein expression and innovative downstream processes to produce complex peptides on an industrial scale.
We are looking for a person, about whom others say she/he is a rock star in the field of biotechnology with focus on protein expression and protein purification via affinity chromatography. If you feel addressed and you are keen on actively indicating in and accounting for the technical direction of our journey, you should continue reading.
Graduate of molecular biotechnology, biochemistry, biology, bioprocess engineering or a similar field of study.
Theoretical and practical know-how in the areas of protein expression and protein purification via affinity chromatography
Ideally large network to protein and peptide synthesizers and users in academia and industry
Ideally PhD or similar self-responsible project implementation
Fluency in English is a must, German is beneficial
Entrepreneurial-minded and self-starter: you are “hands-on” and love owning your projects
Reliable, independent and structured way of working with an eye for the essentials
Strong problem solving & multi-tasking skills with great attention to detail
Great reflectiveness, confessed openly, like to work actively on eliminating root causes
Dynamic solution orientation even beyond your own comfort zone
WHAT WE OFFER
Attractive salary model with direct participation on the company’s success
Start-up atmosphere with enormous degree of creative freedom
Technical equipment according to your personal needs
Regular team events with motivated and cordial colleagues
Inexhaustible coffee and snack supplies and regular fresh fruit
On request support in finding a flat, mobility, etc.
You are interested? Even if many of the above listed issues apply to you only in parts, don’t miss the opportunity and write us. Simply by mail to email@example.com or via LinkedIn or Xing*.
We, the mk2 Biotechnologies team, look forward to your application!
* Please do not send postal mail, that really does not suit us. We do not attach importance to this kind of formalism. ** We kindly ask headhunters to refrain from inquiring.
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