Join DCprime’s Research team as Scientist

DCprime is a front runner in the field of relapse vaccines, a novel class of cancer vaccines aimed at the delay or prevention of disease recurrence following initial treatment. For more information on DCprime, please visit our website.

To support DCprime’s preclinical research programs, DCprime is looking to expand its current Research team with a position for a Scientist. You will work in a dedicated team of scientists and technicians responsible for DCprime’s cancer immunology research projects aimed at extending the application opportunities of DCP-001 and the development of novel product candidates. Ultimately, these projects translate into clinical development.

Job description – Scientist
As a Scientist, you provide for the knowledge base, technological and communications skills to independently plan, coordinate, carry out and communicate Research projects. Your tasks include:
– Designing and conducting in vitro cancer immunology studies
– Analysing data and reporting results as part of pre-clinical data packages, within established timelines
– Develop laboratory protocols and standard operating procedures
– Present data, compose manuscripts & prepare posters/presentations at national/international meetings in support of business objectives
– Maintain knowledge and technological expertise related to scientific advances as well as competitive intelligence
– Establish and maintain cross-functional team interactions to achieve R&D objectives
– Demonstrate innovation, problem solving and analytical skills
– Engage colleagues in cross-disciplinary scientific discussion and be a team player

Competencies, qualifications and skills
– PhD in biological/medical sciences, preferably with a specialization in immunology at least 2 years of post-doctoral experience in immuno-oncology, preferably in the area of cancer vaccine development and associated model systems
– Experience in cell culture and standard cell-based assays
– Experience in state of the art immunological assays such as multi-parameter flow cytometry, ELISA, western blot and cell-based cytotoxicity assays
– Experience with GLP is preferred
– Attention to detail and a meticulous working attitude
– Excellent writing and communication skills in both Dutch and English
– Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
– Demonstrated ability to work effectively and productively in a team-oriented environment while maintaining a strong sense of integrity and confidentiality
– Possess creative problem-solving skills and the ability to exercise sound and accurate judgment in making timely decisions
– Demonstrated accountability and responsibility for own work

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Dr. Satwinder Kaur Singh, Director Research:

Tel +31713322629

DCPrime b.v.
Galileiweg 8
2333 BD Leiden
The Netherlands

Acquisition is not appreciated