At Roche, we believe it’s urgent to deliver medical solutions right now – even as we develop innovations for the future. We are passionate about transforming patients’ lives, and we are fearless in both making decisions and taking action. And we believe that good business means a better world. That is why we come to work each day. We commit ourselves to scientific rigor, unassailable ethics, and access to medical innovations for all. We do this today to build a better tomorrow. In the Immunology group, we are developing cutting edge therapies to treat inflammatory diseases. As a member of Immunology, you will be part of an international group that includes scientists and clinicians that are developing immunologic medicines for the future. We are seeking a highly motivated master student for an internship position in advanced in vitro models development. This is a unique and exciting opportunity to work in the Immunology group at Roche. In this position, you will Learn how to develop and apply novel in vitro systems (micro-physiological systems, organoids) for the discovery and validation of new immunomodulatory agents in the area of inflammatory bowel disease Under supervised training and mentoring, gradually assume responsibility for agreed tasks (which may include: cell culture, immunofluorescence, imaging, in vitro models optimization, data analysis, and graphical visualizations) Support the members of the research team in intestinal organoids cell culture Collaboratively design, execute and interpret experiments Be part of a matrix research environment and embedded in a highly experienced researchers team with diverse backgrounds ranging from biology, immunology and biotechnology Be exposed to state of the art laboratory and analytical equipment as well as technologies such as automated TEER measurement instrument, confocal imaging Who you are You are an ambitious student who is currently enrolled in Master program in life sciences (preferably in the area of molecular life science, biology, immunology, technology, pharmacy or biomedical engineering). Moreover, you are A person who works systematically and precisely and brings a high level of initiative as well as a dedicated attitude A proactive and transparent team worker Supportive and inclusive of a collaborative working environment Aware of your strengths and development areas Proficient in English with good communication skills both written and oral Ideally experienced in the practical application of cell culture techniques Able to manage multiple requests and priorities and willingness to learn new techniques Knowledgeable of biological principles, display interest and demonstrate scientific curiosity Applicants should be interested in in vitro modelling and drug development - a passion for healthcare and enthusiasm for the industry is vital The preferred start date of the internship can be adjusted upon availability. Please clearly indicate your preferred starting date and duration (minimum 9 months, maximum 12 months) on your motivation letter To be considered, please send us your complete application merged into one PDF including CV Motivation Letter (including desired start date & duration: minimum 9 months, maximum 12 months) A certificate of enrollment (if you are currently studying) For non-EU/EFTA citizens: Certificate from the university stating that an internship is mandatory (required due to regulations) We’d like to let you know that for this recruitment process we are going to invite you to an Online Assessment in case a first review of your application was successful. Roche embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are dedicated to building a team that represents a range of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. For more information about opportunities for students and graduates, visit genext.roche.com If you still have questions, then please check our FAQs and videos on careers.roche.ch/faq Job Level:Entry Level This employer is a corporate member of myGwork - LGBTQ+ professionals, the business community for LGBTQ+ professionals, students, inclusive employers & anyone who believes in workplace equality.