Scientist/Associate Scientist/Technician

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Shatin New Territories, Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Dental plan, Medical plan, Performance bonus
Industry Trading / Import & Export / Wholesale
Job function Science / Lab / Research > Others
Published On 26/01/2018 2018-01-26

Novoheart Limited

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 engineer bioartifical 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 at the Hong Kong Science & Technology Park with a newly renovated state-of-the-art facility of ~6,000 sq ft.

Job Description:

The individual will be responsible for initiating, directing and executing scientific R&D in one or more of the following areas: pluripotent stem cells, cardiac differentiation, cardiac tissue engineering, chemical biology. Working as an integrated team member, the successful candidate will be expected to maintain broad knowledge of state-of-the art principles and theories and use professional concepts to contribute to the development of new products and/or technologies in the above area(s).

Qualification and requirements:

Ph.D. degree in Science or Master’s degree with 5 years of relevant experience. Candidates should feel comfortable working independently and collaboratively. Experience in managing multiple complex projects, with a good organizing ability to prioritize projects concurrently, is required. Experiences with laboratory techniques for studying primary tissue samples, human pluripotent stem cell / tissue culture, reprogramming, tissue engineering, are desired. A background in electrophysiology is preferred but not required. Good communication skills in English is required.  Less experienced candidates will be considered as Associate Scientist or Technician.

Why should you apply?

  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities in a public company

 

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