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Technician DSP (Pharma, GMP)

  • Location:

    Leiden, Netherlands

  • Contact:

    Nicol Heijtbrink

  • Job type:

    Temp to Perm

  • Contact phone:

    +31 (0)20 406 97 50

  • Industry:


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Do you have a background in DSP and would you like to expand your skill set in a pharmaceutical setting? Are you familiar in building bioreactors and have experience in buffer preparation? Read on!

Job Description

At this site our client develops best-in-class vaccines for some of the world's most life-threatening infectious diseases. They have built a dedicated, world-class, multi-functional team across a variety of disciplines to develop a promising vaccines pipeline.
Process development consists of two divisions: USP and DSP. Together they are responsible for the development of scalable production processes for vaccines. It is important that these new processes are safe, trustworthy, scalable, cost-effective and, most importantly, are according to GMP-guidelines. The developed production processes are transferred into GMP production facilities for the production of clinical batches and scaled-up for commercial production.

We are looking for an assistant scientist in the field of DSP to assist the team in building bioreactors, maintaining materials and buffer preparations.


  • Supporting the team in building the bioreactors for cell culture experiments and related tasks.
  • Maintaining buffer logistics.
  • Maintain enough raw materials in the department by ordering products via SAP and organizing the lab.
  • Work on making the processes more efficient for better execution.
  • Prepping the samples that need to be delivered to a different department.
  • Work together and be part of a multicultural team.


  • Finished MLO4/HLO degree in the life sciences
  • Preferred experience working with bioreactors (up to 50L)
  • Experience in a GMP setting is preferred


  • Contract: 1 year through Oxford Global Resources, realistic long term perspective
  • Salary: €2600,- till €3100,- gross monthly based on level of experience
  • Hours full-time preferred 32h discussable
  • Startdate: as soon as possible
  • Vacancy number: 19269