Technician – Kuopio Center for Gene and Cell Therapy (KCT)



Kuopio Center for Gene and Cell Therapy (KCT) is looking for a Technician to gene therapy viral vector production and analytics.

Technician would be responsible for taking care of the laboratories basic functions and participating in daily analysis and cell culturing. Tasks cover also virus production in flask scale and bioreactors, as a part of KCT’s process development activities.

The job requires know how on cell culture techniques, different analytical methods and the ability to work independently after adequate training. Previous working experience with viral vectors and/or bioreactors is seen as an advantage. The nature of the research work requires ability to cope with changing situations and a mindset willing to face and overcome challenges. The vacancy is 1-year fixed term.

In addition to challenges we offer modern facilities, inspiring atmosphere and skillful team with good motivation. Our goal is to develop new gene therapy products and GMP ready processes for the future.

Visit www.kct.fi or find us from LinkedIn

Electronic application with cover letter and cv should be sent latest 31st May 2020.

For more information, please contact (during office hours)

Joonas Malinen, Laboratory Manager, +358456384809, Joonas.Malinen@kct.fi or Eevi Lipponen, Head of Process Development (Gene Therapy Unit), +358444304605, Eevi.Lipponen@kct.fi