Research Technician position (Drosophila immune cell migration, microscopy) at IST Austria near Vienna

Research Technician with focus Drosophila
Research Group Siekhaus
 Full Time (40 h/w)
 Klosterneuburg (Vienna), Austria
 € 2,289* gross/month – Position limited until 30 June 2023
Our lab works on invasive migration using Drosophila melanogaster. We identify mutants that affect cellular barrier penetration, and characterize them molecularly, cellularly and by live imaging. We are looking for a Research Technician to finish off a paper, get data for a grant, and to help move the lab to a new location in a year, where the Research Technician can join. I place a strong focus on mentoring and the career development of my team. The last technician in the group is joining the ISTA grad school

Your responsibilities:
 Drosophila stock maintenance and crossing
 Cell biology (immunohistochemistry, live embryo microscopy), molecular biology (PCR, cloning), cell culture, and flow cytometry
 Ordering
 Coordinating with me on the paper project and the lab move to aid completion
Your profile
 Training as MTA/ CTA/ BTA or equivalent education
 Previous experience in at least one of the above techniques
 Work experience in a scientific environment is advantageous
 Very good command of English (working language)
 Team player with excellent communication skills
Your benefits
 Education & training
 Cafeteria
 Childcare
 Free shuttle bus
 Multiple health offers
 Pension insurance
We look forward to your application via our job portal!
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