Research Engineer Immuno-Inflammation, Romainville,FR

Job description

Pleased to meet you, we are Galapagos, a dynamic fast growing Biotech company with offices in Europe in Belgium (Mechelen), France (Romainville & Paris), the Netherlands (Leiden), Switzerland (Basel), Italy (Milano), Spain (Madrid), the UK (London), Germany (München), and in the US (Boston).

We’re in the business of changing lives. In our quest to discover and develop life-improving medicines we go where no one has ever gone before. In every challenge we face, we see new opportunities. We want to challenge the impossible. We need thought leaders and rapid thinkers, entrepreneurs in spirit and status quo-fighters. Collaborative innovators and perseverant idealists. We need the best-in-class. In other words, we need you: The ‘make-it-happeners’.


We are looking for a Research Engineer Immuno-Inflammation, Romainville,FR


Core Purpose of Job:

This position gives you the opportunity to perform top-level science in cellular biology and pharmacology research in an exciting and dynamic environment. In this context, you will participate in the validation of our therapeutic targets, the pharmacological characterization, and the selection of our proprietary compounds for further development. You will assist the team with day-to-day research operation, including molecular assays, cell culture, animal handling/experiments (mouse), flow cytometry, literature review, equipment maintenance, and ordering lab supplies.

You must have a strong background in immunology and experience in immunological or cell signaling assays relevant to these areas. You will be expected to create experimental plans, implement in vitro assays in compliance with the project timeline.

Job requirements

Who are you?

  • BA or BS in Biology, Biochemistry, or relevant fields degree with at least 5 years of experience, ideally in pharmaceutical industry.
  • Rigor and attention to detail are required
  • Excellent organizational skills and documentation practices are a must
  • Experience with multi-parameter Flow cytometry and data analysis is highly desirable.
  • Willingness to quickly learn and master new laboratory techniques
  • In vitro and ex vivo cell pharmacology experience is an asset
  • Ability to communicate effectively

What’s in it for you?

You will be part of an amazing company. As ‘make-it-happener’ you will get all the support you need to make your job successful. At Galapagos we aim to recruit the best people, who stand out among their peers, with integrity and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Our employees are the strength behind Galapagos, a highly motivated team, eager to maintain Galapagos’ leading position and achieve breakthroughs in pharmaceutical research. Galapagos offers a competitive remuneration package and a dynamic work environment.


We are Galapagos : together we can make it happen…!