Project Leader

Paris, France

We are seeking a highly creative and motivated individual to join us in developing the next generation of gene and cell therapies for rare diseases. The successful applicant will have a strong scientific background and proven accomplishments in molecular and cellular biology with a passion for genome editing and gene therapy. As part of the gene therapy group, the candidate will contribute to our ongoing efforts to develop differentiated therapeutic approaches using our gene editing technology. Candidates should be highly self-motivated with the ability to excel in a fast-moving, goal-oriented environment.

Published on November 18, 2019

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop next-generation gene and cell therapies using genome editing.
  • Develop, design and execute functional ex vivo assays on hematopoietic stem cells.
  • Multi-parameter analyses of hematopoietic stem cells including flow cytometry and other molecular and cellular assays.
  • Work with a cross-disciplinary team to optimize hematopoietic stem cell culture and gene editing approaches.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ph. D in gene therapy, cellular and molecular biology, genetics or related disciplines, with a postdoctoral experience of 1-3 years.
  • Solid experience with hematopoietic stem cell biology.
  • Expertise in characterizing and analyzing cell subsets by multi-color flow cytometry and CFU assay.
  • Excellent troubleshooting and multi-tasking skills, attention to detail and ability to work independently are required.
  • Knowledge in biochemistry and protein analytical methods is a plus.
  • Knowledge in vivo animal model is a plus.
  • Fluent in French and English.