JobdescriptionDo you want to work in a big pharmaceutical company? Do you have experience in Biomarker assays development? You should then read the following lines! Our client, based in Basel, is looking for a Senior Scientist - Biomarker Development, Translational Medicine for a 6 months contract. Your Tasks: • Development and validation of soluble biomarker assays with special focus on ligand binding assays (ELISA, MSD, Luminex) and other state of the art technologies.• Implementation (sample measurement and data transfer) of validated biomarker assays in clinical studies.• Generate and interpret data to enable proof of mechanism, dose selection & proof of biology across early clinical programs and present results at internal meetings• Providing subject matter expertise to transition, implement and monitor assay development and validation at CROs• Ensuring quality and timely delivery of data generated through outsourced activities• Empowered for experimental design, execution, interpretation and reporting (oral and written) of assigned projects under Unboss culture.• Contributing to write quality reports and laboratory manuals.• Cross training on a variety of biomarker modalities and technologies• Develop and validate fit-for-purpose soluble biomarker solutions• Independently design, execute, and interpret experiments• Ensure high quality and timely delivery of internal and external results• Providing subject matter expertise for transferring, implementation and monitoring of soluble biomarker assay development, validation and sample analysis at external provider Your Profile: • BS/MS degree in Biology, Immunology, Cell biology or equivalent with wide experience as a laboratory technician with 5+ year in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology environment• Extensive understanding, knowledge and practical experience in ligand binding assays are essential, and experience on Mass spectrometry and other related technologies will be a plus.• Analytical thinking, willingness to accept responsibility, and teamwork skills• Experience working in a global organization and matrix-resourcing model• Good Computer skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Soft MaxPro, SMART Book, GraphPad Prism, Watson LIMS)• Good communication skills for oral and written in English• Understanding of regulatory requirement relevant to Biomarker Development (e.g. GCLP, ICH) Do not waste any minutes, apply now! We are looking forward to receiving your application.Please note that only candidates with a valid work permit or who are EU/EFTA citizens will be considered.