Date posted: May, 2022
Location Vienna, Austria
HOOKIPA Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: HOOK) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel immunotherapies that mobilize and amplify targeted T cells to address unmet needs in cancer.
This leveraging its proprietary, versatile platform to engineer a broad pipeline of differentiated arenaviral therapeutics. These novel immunotherapies induce robust antigen-specific killer T cells to a broad range of self and non-self antigens, including viral antigens, tumor-associated antigens and neoantigens. HOOKIPA's platform technology uses replicating viral vectors based on the target cancer, with the potential to induce killer T cell response levels previously not achieved by other immunotherapy approaches.
HOOKIPA's pipeline includes wholly-owned investigational arenaviral immunotherapeutics targeting HPV16+ cancers, prostate cancer, KRAS-mutated cancers (including colorectal, pancreatic and lung), and other undisclosed projects. In addition, the company aims to develop functional cures of HBV and HIV in collaboration with Gilead.
We seek an experienced, highly motivated (Senior) Lab Technician with expertise in immunological assays and cell culture to join our dynamic Translational Research Team in the Preclinical & Translational Research Department. Working closely with scientists and peers you will be establishing, optimizing, and performing immunological assays including working with clinical specimen for mechanistic characterization of novel therapies. Further, you will support developing innovative therapeutic approaches using preclinical models and moving lead candidates into clinical development. In this position, you will be using a wide range of in vitro techniques.
We are required by Austrian law to post a minimum salary. The minimum monthly gross salary from EUR 2.754,- (Lab Technician) to EUR 3.233,- (Senior Lab Technician) based on fulltime (40 hours per week). Depending on experience and qualification salary can be negotiated. In addition, we offer a performance-related bonus payment and participation in our stock option compensation program.
Starting date: as soon as possible
If you are interested in this challenging position, please send your CV including a cover letter summarizing your qualification and experiences to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on HOOKIPA please visit www.hookipapharma.com