Senior Scientist – Product Characterization


  • Define the in vitro product characterization strategy of Novadip Biosciences experimental products, mainly the scientific approach leading to definition of the product mode of action and composition.
  • Participate in the definition of the product critical attributes in order to support quality control and stability studies.
  • Design of studies, ensure scientific leadership on projects.
  • Autonomously organize and carry out the activities and provide assistance to laboratory analysts.
  • Identification of analytical methods supporting the product characterization strategy.
  • Participate in the revision, validation and approval of results and documentation (procedures, protocols, reports).
  • Manage outsourced activities or collaborative studies with external partners.
  • Carry out technological and regulatory surveillance (EMA, FDA, ICH),
  • Provide scientific expertise to projects.
  • Project management (timelines, results, documentation, budget) and present/discuss results in project team meetings.
  • Interact with RA team for file preparation and submission.


  • Master’s degree or PhD in relevant scientific discipline (e.g. Medical Science, Life Science Biochemistry).
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a similar function, preferentially in (bio)pharmaceutical industry
  • Scientific knowledge in the field of stem cells and bone biology (e.g. musculoskeletal biology, physiology, metabolism) is a strong asset.
  • Experience in molecular biology techniques (cell culture, ELISA, multicolor FACS, qPCR), (immuno-) histological analysis and data analysis using statistic software.
  • Knowledge of GxP standards is an asset.
  • Rigorous, perseverant, proactive and following to the end every subject.
  • Teamwork and leadership experience, preferably in a biotech (start-up) environment.
  • Strong problem solving abilities and deep commitment to excellence.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities, provide leadership and organization.
  • Fluent in French and English


  • A full-time permanent position (40h/week) in a growing team.
  • To work in a human-sized, dynamic, respectful and professional environment.
  • The opportunity to take part in a challenging scientific and business growth.
  • An attractive salary package in line with the position responsibilities and your experience.

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