Research Associate (100%)


Research Associate



For our longstanding and well-known client, Roche Diagnostics International AG, we are looking for a long-term temporary assignment for the Rotkreuz site as a

Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Setting up and optimizing high throughput plasmid generation
  • Evaluation and optimization of existing workflows
  • Transfer of manual workflows to HTP automated processes
  • Oversee and optimize relevant associated workflows
  • Present and discuss generated data
  • Perform data entry and analysis, prepare timely updates of project progress reports
  • Organize and maintain detailed records of laboratory processes
  • Support maintenance of laboratory supplies and perform additional laboratory duties as assigned 

Must Haves:

  • Finished apprenticeship, Bachelor’s or Master's degree, or equivalent experience in biology or related field
  • Min. 2 years experience in a laboratory setting with a focus on molecular biology
  • Strong hands-on experience in state-of-the-art cloning techniques
  • EDV- experience and a technical flair (G-Suite or MS Office), knowledge in cloning software like Geneious is a plus
  • Fluency written and spoken in English is mandatory
  • Proactive personality and drive to optimize workflows
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent organizational and documentation skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills 

Nice to have:

  • Experience in mammalian cell culture and transfection
  • Familiarity with lab automation 

Our offer:

  • The chance to get involved in one of the most successful pharmaceutical companies in the world
  • Attractive and punctual remuneration
  • A partner at your side who focuses on honesty and quality 

If you would like an insight into the detailed job description, we look forward to receiving your complete application documents by e-mail to Ms Bleona Pajaziti (