For support of our Cell Line Development Team at our Basel site (Switzerland) we are looking for


Senior Scientist Cell Line Development (CLD)


Job description:

·         Expediting customer projects as project team member responsible for Cell line development; communication with customers

·         Guiding CLD Scientists and managing personnel and equipment resources for customer projects

·         Working on internal projects for continuously improving Cell line development strategy

·         Screening for and establishing of new technologies for high throughput process development of mammalian cell cultures

·         Providing in-depth expertise in cell line development to the other team members of the CLD Team

·         Reporting to the Team Leader Cell Line Development


Qualification and skills:

·         Master or PhD in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, or Biology

·         Minimum 2 years of experience in cell line development of biopharmaceuticals, preferably in industry

·         Hands-on experience with FACS sorters favorable

·         Vast experience with mammalian cell cultures (CHO, HEK, and human cell lines) and thorough knowledge of cultivation techniques

·         Empathic and solution oriented personality with sound communication skills, basic leadership experience favorable

·         Proven capabilities in working in interdisciplinary teams

·         Excellent English skills, German skills favorable, willing to learn German


Our offer:

·         Permanent employment

·         Flexible working hours

·         Corporate Fitness program

·         Personal development based on individual capabilities

·         Broad insight in various areas of development and manufacturing

·         Corporate culture build on recognition, respect, and empathy



Please send your application to



Celonic AG

Human Resources

Eulerstrasse 55

CH - 4051 Basel

Tel +41 (0) 61 5649-150