Vor 8 Tagen


Basel City, Basel


Ridgeline Discovery is looking for a (Senior) Research Associate, Protein Interactions.

Ridgeline Discovery is currently supporting Cimeio Therapeutics, an upcoming, innovative biotech company aiming to drastically change current treatment paradigms in targeted therapies and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

This Basel based position offers a tremendous opportunity to support our growing company in an experienced, vibrant, and agile biotech team.

Ridgeline is currently expanding its capabilities in Basel to support further company creation efforts in small molecules, biologics, and gene/cell therapy with focus on oncology and immunology.


You will further strengthen our team by contributing to the development of new biotech companies. You will support the characterization of recombinant proteins such as antibodies and T-cell receptors by applying state-of-the-art techniques to:

  • Determine affinity and binding kinetics on recombinant proteins
  • Assess interaction specificity
  • Conduct epitope binning experiments
  • Evaluate new protein interaction assays and technologies

As a member of the Ridgeline Team, you will carry out the design, conduction as well as optimization of the above-mentioned experiments including careful documentation and presentation of your results in internal meetings.


You are a highly motivated and independent individual with excellent communication and interpersonal skills who is effective at working in a collaborative and diverse environment.

You have a degree in biotechnology, biochemistry, biology or a related field or completed vocational training as laboratory assistant such as BTA, MTA or CTA or an equivalent education, and have

  • At least 2 years of experience in operating biosensor instruments such as biolayer interfero-metry (BLI), surface plasmon resonance (SPR) and/or kinetics exclusion assays (KinExA)
  • Expertise in the characterization of antibodies and other recombinant proteins in ELISA, MSD and FACS
  • Know-how in designing and evaluating interaction studies and autonomy in conducting experiments
  • Good knowledge of English (spoken and written)
  • Expertise in operating an FPLC for protein purification would be beneficial

To apply, please send us this application form together with your CV and Cover Letter.

Quelle: Ridgeline Discovery GmbH