Technician In Vivo CDD - 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), the Netherlands (Leiden) and in 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 Technician In Vivo Pharmacology, F/M 

CDD (replacement maternity leave from September)


Scope of the job


Within the Department of In Vivo Pharmacology, you participate in the realization of rodent pharmacological studies.


Your role


You are given the opportunity to work in an exciting and dynamic environment of a well-known successful international biotech company. You will be part of a team that evaluate the in vivo efficacy of our research molecules. You will participate in the day-to-day work (drafting of protocols, daily management of experimentation, analysis of results) but also in the development of new animal models. We are looking for dynamic candidates with a strong team spirit who can show rigor, autonomy and motivation in the work. 


Who are you ?


  • DUT / BTS / Professional License in Biology / Pharmacology
  • Level II certificate of validated animal experimentation
  • Significant experience in a similar function in animal experiments (handling of rodents, methods of administration and blood sampling by various routes)
  • Good organizational and adaptative skills
  • Strong team spirit
  • Good verbal and written communication skills scientific English is a plus

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…!