Senior Technician DMPK - 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 Senior Technician DMPK - Romainville,FR


Scope of the job

As member of a research team, you contribute to the technical input on a variety of in vitro DMPK activities (ex. metabolic stability, MetID). You provide biological technical expertise to the DMPK team. You will design, organize and realize assays in order to obtain the scientific data required in accordance with the project timelines.


Within your role you will:

  • Independently organize and execute complex ADME assays in accordance with the project requirements;
  • Be responsible for the accuracy of the results; analyses the conformity of the data, identifies gaps and implements corrective measures;
  • Suggest an idea or innovation to solve problems that arise in the own area of expertise;
  • Actively follow the literature on new methods in DMPK to incorporate it and translate it into experimental design,
  • Potentially supervise apprentice(s) or student(s).

Job requirements

Who are you?

  • Bachelor degree in Life Sciences with at least 8 years of experience, ideally in pharmaceutical industry.
  • Expertise in In vitro assays, with use of different types of biological material such as cells, whole blood, biological fluids will be required. Expertise in LC-MS/MS analysis in biological matrixes will be a plus.
  • As a team player, you promote an open and supportive climate and a collaborative organization.
  • Your excellent presentation skills guarantee a proper communication during meetings.
  • Well organized, you are able to handle multiple tasks and project.
  • Proficient in English, both in writing and verbally

What's in it for you?

You will be part of a fast growing and 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…!