Manager, R&D (NGS and Molecular Biology Research)


Derio, ES

Tipo de Contrato:  Indefinido tiempo completo
Área:  Investigación y Desarrollo
Número de solicitud de puesto:  209048

Do you want to join an international team working to improve the future of healthcare? Do you want to improve the lives of millions of people? Grifols is a global healthcare company which, since its foundation in Barcelona in 1909, has been working to improve the health and well-being of people all over the world. Our four divisions - Bioscience, Diagnostic, Hospital and Bio Supplies - develop, produce and market innovative medicines, solutions and services in more than 100 countries and regions.

Join Progenika Grifols!


At Progenika Grifols, we are looking for a Manager, NGS and Molecular Biology Research for R&D Department.


What are your Responsabilities


You will be able to:


  • Manage all technical aspects of a project.
  • Design and analyze experiments, leading the research studies to meet design inputs.
  • Contribute to the analysis of research studies in collaboration with other scientists.
  • Write research proposals and convey their findings to the R&D Director, the Board of Directors or the scientific community when needed.
  • Research and apply new methods and/or procedures.
  • NGS technology surveillance to be updated of the latest progress and developments in the field.
  • Arrange external and internal trainings.
  • Comply with all company policies and SOPs as well as regulatory requirements for the design, analysis and reporting of research projects and products under ISO13485 and 21CFR820.


Who you Are


  • You have a Doctoral qualification in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology or Biotechnology
  • You have an extensive working experience in Next Generation Sequencing (Illumina and Oxford Nanopore Technologies) and RT-qPCR).
  • You have a desirable experience in the development of molecular biology IVD products, infectious diseases and/or microbiology/virology, metagenomics and pathogen’s detection.
  • You have ability to work independently and within a collaborative research team, with good written and verbal communication skills and ability to comply with tight deadlines.
  • You speak fluent English.


What we Offer


  • Contract of Employment: Permanent Position.
  • Location: Derio. 


It is a brilliant opportunity for you, Grifols is fully aware that its employees are one of its major assets. We are committed to maintaining an atmosphere that encourages all our employees to develop their professional careers in an excellent working environment.


We look forward to receiving your application!

Location: SPAIN : España : Derio:Progenika Bizkaia 


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