With operations in the US, Canada and Hong Kong, Novoheart is a global stem cell biotechnology company listed on the Toronto and Germany Stock Exchanges. The company is dedicated to engineering bioartificial human heart prototypes using state-of-the-art stem cell and bioengineering approaches. We are...

With operations in the US, Canada and Hong Kong, Novoheart is a global stem cell biotechnology company listed on the Toronto and Germany Stock Exchanges. The company is dedicated to engineering bioartificial human heart prototypes using state-of-the-art stem cell and bioengineering approaches. We are seeking highly motivated individuals to join us as one of our professional associates at our site in Hong Kong Science Park with a newly renovated state-of-the-art facility of ~5,300 sq ft.

Research Assistant

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Shatin
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Dental plan, 5-day week, Insurance plan, Medical plan, Performance bonus
Industry Others
Job function Engineering > Others
Science / Lab / Research > Laboratory
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 31/08/2019

Job Description:

  • Involved in culture and differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells, including differentiation protocol optimization and tissue engineering
  • Following proper training, may perform laboratory experiments utilizing NovoHeart’s platforms and collect project data
  • Process, organize and summarize data, reporting experimental results using a variety of applications including word processing, spreadsheet or statistical software and/or program platforms
  • Work closely with senior scientists to analyze data and contribute to technical reports
  • May be invited to participate in presentations, relaying the findings of the research team to stakeholders
  • May perform various tasks including maintaining and cleaning of laboratory equipment and ordering of supplies, or undertake other clerical and simple tasks under the direction of administrative personnel

 

Qualification and requirements:

  • Bachelor’s with 2+ years of experience or Master’s degree in Biological Sciences or a related discipline 
  • Laboratory experience with induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) / tissue culture and/or molecular biology is preferred
  • Ability to work productively in cross-functional teams, demonstrating strong inter-personal skills
  • Works independently with minimal supervision and is able to prioritize a large workload with strong time management skills
  • Excellent ability to communicate in English (spoken and written)
  • Recent graduates with proper experience may be considered

 

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter explaining why you want to work for Novoheart.