Technical Scientist R&D – argenx, European Union, Remote



About the job

For further expansion of our Research and Discovery teams, we are now seeking a motivated Technical Scientist with extensive and broad experience in antibody discovery and engineering. Industry research and immunology experience is a plus.

As a technical expert you will be working with project teams and other colleagues to discover and develop therapeutic antibodies. You will use your knowledge, network contacts and literature to scout, evaluate and translate into practice technical and technological opportunities to keep argenx in the forefront of antibody discovery and engineering.

You should be able to work independently and guide the day to day responsibilities of others, helping research associates and other colleagues on the work floor. Candidate must have good communication skills in English – our corporate language – and should be able to work well in a team.


  • Bachelor, master’s degree or PhD who have a long standing and deep research experience in antibody discovery, screening, and/or protein engineering. Industry research and immunology experience are a plus
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with antibody display techniques (e.g. phage display), screening, characterization and engineering of lead antibodies
  • Motivated to work in the laboratory, provide support and training across the majority of experimental procedures within argenx
  • Quality conscious attitude
  • Proactive and creative mind to solve scientific problems
  • Excellent team player with focused attitude
  • Able to operate in a dynamic surrounding of a fast growing biotech company with challenging timelines
  • Fluent in English – our working language


  • A competitive salary package with extensive benefits
  • Involvement in discovery and preclinical development of therapeutic antibodies
  • A work environment in a human-sized, dynamic biotech company