TECHNICIAN FOR THE CANCER GENETICS & EPIGENETICS GROUP
We are looking for a highly motivated technician with a strong interest in Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics Research.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCIE:
The applicant must have the following qualifications:
University degree in Life Sciences (Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Genetics, etc), or Certificate of Higher Education (ciclo formativo de grado superior / formación profesional de segundo grado) in Clinical / Biomedical Laboratory.
Under 30 years of age (age limit is imposed by the Agaur Investigo Programme, see below)
Organized, hard-working, eager to learn new skills and take responsabilities.
Excellent interpersonal skills
Wet-lab experience in:
- DNA/RNA purification, quality control and quantification by spectrophotometry
- PCR / QPCR
- Gel electrophoresis
Wet-lab experience in the following techniques will be highly considered:
- Cell culture
- DNA sequencing
- Bisulfite DNA treatment and DNA methylation analyses
- Molecular cloning
- Tissue dissection and staining
Please indicate experience in programming languages and statistical software (Phyton, Perl, Java, R, Matlab, Prism, etc).
The specific tasks will be:
Purification, quantification and quality control of DNA from human tumour samples
Managing a large retrospective cancer tissue and DNA collection
Analysis of oncogenic mutations by PCR
Anlaysis of DNA methylation by bisulfite sequencing
Cell culture of human cancer cell lines
Preparation and staining of cancer tissue slides
WHAT WE OFFER:
Gross annual remuneration according to the amount awarded by the Agaur Investigo Prorgramme, distributed in 12 payments per year (see below).
Flexible payment (childminding vouchers).
23 days holiday and 5 days for personal matters.
Training capsules by the company.
Be part of an excellent multidisciplinary research center with the HRS4R badge.
Starting date October/November 2022.
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Agaur Investigo Programme:
Cancer Genetics & Epigenetics:
Those interested must send a letter of motivation explaining their interest in the post, a CV and details of 3 referees to the address seleccio(ELIMINAR)@igtp.cat
APPLICATIONS THAT DO NOT INCLUDE THE REFERENCE CODE IN THE SUBJECT LINE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled, and the pre-selected candidates will be contacted for interviews.