At Bayer we’re visionaries, driven to solve the world’s toughest challenges and striving for a world where ,Health for all, Hunger for none’ is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We’re doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining ‘impossible’. There are so many reasons to join us. If you’re hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there’s only one choice.

Research Scientist – Systems Biology-Gene Therapy (m/f/d)

Your Tasks And Responsibilities
• Set up in house and through collaborations, complex in vitro cellular assays such as 3D human organoids, organ on a chip and derive different types of cells from IPSC
• Utilize human 3D multicellular assays to model diseases, introduce genetic perturbations and gain a deep understanding of the pathomechanisms underlying a disease
• Utilize omics-analysis to link complex cellular assays to patient derived data and animal model to ensure translatability and identify novel biomarkers
• Be part of a team at the interface between preclinical research and pre-clinical development
• Contribute to technical discussions and investigations within cross-disciplinary project teams
• Present regular updates in internal meetings respecting tight timelines

Who You Are
• MD or PhD degree in biology (or equivalent degree), biomedicine, biochemistry, biotechnology or pharmacology with a proven and extensive background in setting up complex cellular assays/organoids/IPSC differentiation
• Deep understanding of human physiology and pharmacology and of pathophysiological mechanisms underlying diseases
• Profound knowledge of cell biology and molecular biology
• Skillful in molecular assays, advanced imaging techniques and FACS based cell analysis
• High level of self-organization and ability to independently design, conduct, document and analyze experiments
• Enjoy working in small and large team with other researchers and technical assistants as well as external (national & international) collaboration partners
• Excellent organizational skills, creative and flexible thinking, strong sense of responsibility, resourceful and proactive mindset
• Effective presentation and communications skills and fluent command of English, both verbal and written


This is your opportunity to tackle the world’s biggest challenges with us: Maintaining our health, feeding growing populations and slowing the rate of climate change. You have a voice, ideas and perspectives and we want to hear them. Because our success begins with you. Be part of something big. Be Bayer.

Bayer welcomes applications from all individuals, regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, physical characteristics, social origin, disability, union membership, religion, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or any unlawful criterion under applicable law. We are committed to treating all applicants fairly and avoiding discrimination.

Location: Germany : North Rhine Westfalia : Wuppertal-Aprath

Division: Pharmaceuticals

Reference Code: 790601

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