Scientific Director, Microbiome Business Unit

Kraków/Remote

There are multiple factors contributing to the immune system recognizing cancer and properly launching adaptive immune reactions against it. Ardigen research combines the expertise in Artificial Intelligence, Bioinformatics, Cancer Biology, Immunology and Microbiome to deliver technologies that lead to significantly increased response rates to immunotherapies.

Job description
  • We would like you to be our R&D team member providing insights and expanding company’s understanding of immuno-oncology landscape based on staying up to date with top scientific literature
  • Providing high level strategic scientific leadership in the field of immunology and microbiome
  • Planning and executing analyses of pre-clinical and clinical molecular profiling data enabling microbiome-based therapy design and clinical testing strategy design
  • Preparing presentations, posters, scientific publications, and documentation for clear communication to collaborators, management
  • Drive scientific content for new business proposals
  • Participation and presenting at international conferences
  • Providing scientific-strategy insight into discussion with clients
Requirements:
  • PhD in immunology, molecular biology,  molecular diagnostics or similar
  • Experience in leading scientific projects and team management (min. 5 years)
  • Demonstrated scientific knowledge of immunology and microbiome
  • Understanding the role of the microbiome in therapy response 
  • Knowledge of cancer biology and the interaction between cancer and the  immune system
  • Experience in experiment design and results interpretation
  • Knowledge of the newest findings in immuno-oncology and microbiome
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers,  clients and external experts in an international environment
  • Excellent English proficiency
You get extra points for:
  • Knowledge of NGS data analysis and its applications in molecular profiling
We offer:
  • An opportunity to shape the breakthrough solutions in the fight against cancer
  • Constant scientific development
  • Developing skills in a team of experts, scientists and people with a passion for their craft
  • Participation in trainings, international conferences, etc.
  • Working with innovative companies from the US and EU
  • Friendly, informal working atmosphere and flexible working hours 

 

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