Scientist, Discovery Biology

Endogena · Toronto, Ontario
Department Endogena
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

Endogena Therapeutics Inc. (Endogena) is a privately held biotechnology company with operations in Zürich/Schlieren (Switzerland) and Toronto (Canada). Endogena has developed a novel drug discovery platform for selective regulation of endogenous stem cells by small molecules to repair and regenerate specific organs and tissues. Endogena is employing an artificial intelligence platform and machine learning algorithms to discover and develop first-in-class endogenous regenerative medicines.


Endogena owns an innovative preclinical stage portfolio and is seeking to expand its research team with a highly motivated scientist to support the discovery and development activities.


Location: Toronto, Ontario

Duration: Permanent Full Time

Start Date: Q1 2022

 

Opportunity:

  • Support us in our mission to discover and develop breakthrough therapies for indications with high unmet medical needs.
  • Work in an international environment with world-renowned experts in drug discovery and in the field of stem cells and regeneration.
  • Become part of a fast-moving, motivated, and high-performing team, committed to quality at work.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform preclinical pharmacology studies using in vivo disease models
  • Support cellular assay development for compound screening
  • Perform image and data analysis
  • Develop and review study protocols, analyses, and reports
  • Maintain detailed documentation and analysis of experiments
  • Keep up to date with relevant scientific and technical developments
  • Collaborate with research team to progress the portfolio projects towards the clinic
  • Provide updates to leadership team

 

Experience and education requirements:


  • Ph.D. or MSc in molecular and cell biology or related study field
  • 2+ years of relevant work experience
  • Proficiency with tissue culture techniques and animal work
  • Experience in retina/eye research or stem cell biology is preferred
  • Willing to learn and adapt in a fast-evolving work environment
  • Ability to communicate in a clear, concise way in English
  • Contribute positively to the culture of a small, mission-oriented, collegial team

 

Do you want to be part of our team?

Submit your application today via the Apply for This Job button with your CV, references, and a brief letter of motivation.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

At Endogena, we are committed to providing an environment of diversity, inclusion and mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

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  • Location
    Toronto, Ontario
  • Department
    Endogena
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Manager/Supervisor