Careers

Join our international, interdisciplinary, dynamic team working on solutions to help researchers reach their goals in genomics and molecular biology.

Samplix ApS supports the life sciences and medical research communities with proprietary microfluidics-based solutions designed to capture the fundamental building blocks of life.

We're hiring!

We're hiring! We have a senior position for a cell biologist in our applications development team; and an open internship position on our R&D team that's suited to an engineering student (undergraduate or post-graduate). See below for details on how to apply.

New: Senior cell biologist wanted to develop single-cell functional analysis applications

We’re looking for a scientist with a background in mammalian cell biology and/or in engineered cell and gene therapy to join our international and interdisciplinary team.

This senior open position involves developing new applications for cutting-edge single-cell technologies, with a focus on functional mammalian cell assays that will make engineered cell therapy safer, more robust, and more accessible.

The position 

As a senior cell biologist on the applications development team, you’ll work to demonstrate single-cell resolution in functional mammalian cell assays using Samplix’s double-emulsion droplet technology. We collaborate with key opinion leaders as well as performing experiments in our own laboratories. Our goal is to develop single-cell assays that help make engineered cell therapy safer, more robust, and more accessible. Other applications under consideration include high-throughput screening, and cell line development.

As this is a senior position, you’ll run your own projects with the assistance of our skilled technicians and in close collaboration with our R&D team and external collaborators. This involves planning and performing cell functional assay experiments, data analyses, and communication of results in papers and presentations.

The position reports to our VP of Application Development and the workplace is our headquarters in Birkerød, Denmark.

Main responsibilities

  • Project management of application development projects
  • Development single-cell assays and screening assays
  • Execution of experiments in the laboratory and data analysis
  • Collaboration with key opinion leaders on applications
  • Collaboration with internal stakeholders to demonstrate the technical performance of Xdrop® in single-cell characterization of engineered cells
  • Collaboration with communications team on technical notes and exciting application stories
  • Identification of new applications of Samplix’s technology within cell therapy
  • Presentation of Samplix’s technology to partners and customers

 Ideal background and character

  • At least 3 year of hands-on laboratory experience within biotechnology or similar industries
  • A PhD in mammalian cell biology
  • Experience with culturing (primary) human immune cells and basic experience in developing cellular therapies including CAR-T/ CAR-NK, TCR-T, and/or TIL therapies
  • Project management experience
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Excellent analytical skills and a systematic approach to task solving
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Goal-oriented, creative personality with troubleshooting

We offer

We offer a great job with development opportunities in a highly motivating, professional, inclusive, and friendly environment. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a small team that is spearheading the development of ground-breaking applications in a forward-thinking area of medicine.

The job is simultaneously challenging and rewarding. You will be part of an international team of world-class colleagues, enjoy flexible working hours, have 5 weeks of holiday as well as 5 extra days off (“feriefridage”), and a salary corresponding to your qualifications.

Application

The application deadline is May 15, 2022. Please send your application through the Jobindex Quickapply application system (applications open on April 20). Applications will be considered as they are submitted. Your application will be treated in accordance with our policies for processing of personal data incorporating the General Data Protection Regulation of the EU.

New: R&D opportunity for engineering student

We have an excellent opportunity for an engineering student looking for R&D experience. The position involves working alongside our internal and external engineers on our new Xdrop Sort instrument, which is designed for preparing single cells and DNA for downstream analyses. This proprietary instrument contains advanced lasers, optics, electronics, and pressure systems that together control the microfluidics-based droplet production and sorting.

You will be reporting to our Head of Engineering and your workplace will be at our headquarters in Birkerød, Denmark.

Main responsibilities (all in close collaboration with our engineering team)

  • Testing optical systems and system control
  • Testing pressure systems
  • Analyzing data generated by the instrument FGPA computer
  • Optimizing instrument performance based on the recorded data
  • Processing single-cell and DNA samples on the instrument

Ideal applicant

  • Studying engineering at the undergraduate or post-graduate level
  • Willing to work 12 to 15 hours per week, starting as soon as possible
  • Able to fit those hours within the Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. work week
  • Passionate about technology
  • Efficient
  • Goal-oriented
  • Bright and enthusiastic

Application
The application deadline is April 29, 2022. Please send your application to info@samplix.com with the subject line: R&D opportunity for engineering student

Applications will be considered as they are submitted. Your application will be treated in accordance with our policies for processing of personal data incorporating the General Data Protection Regulation of the EU.