Johnson & Johnson Careers


Beerse, Belgium

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805659325W

Job description:
  • MS Scientist/Postdoc position in Neuroscience Discovery Biomarkers with special focus on biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease and neurodegeneration
  • Duration is up to 2 years
  • The candidate will have a strong background in biochemistry and state-of-the-art knowledge of biochemical analysis of proteins by immunoassay.
  • Experience in Alzheimer’s disease and/or neurodegeneration is desired.
  • As part of a multidisciplinary project team, the candidate will be expected to develop, run and schedule in vitro experiments in line with the project requirements
  • Work will focus on characterizing and understanding the composition of Tau fragments present in human CSF and developing novel biomarker assays for neurodegeneration.

  • Candidate should have a MS or PhD in Biochemistry or related discipline
  • Research experience with immunoassay development and antibody characterization is required
  • Experience with digital ELISA (SiMoA) is an advantage
  • Experience with biomarker development, neurodegeneration and Alzheimer’s disease is an advantage
  • Intellectually curious and well-informed on the latest scientific advances in the field
  • Demonstrates creativity and novel approaches to solving scientific problems
  • Strong organizational skills including the ability to manage several experiments simultaneously
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact effectively with people
  • Detail-oriented with excellent record-keeping skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Primary Location
Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V. (7555)
Job Function
Requisition ID