Currently we have the following positions available.

Scientist Food Analytics (m/f/d)

Our Food Inspection Department is an independent service provider for food inspection and consumer protection. We test the quality, safety and authenticity of food, drinking water and cosmetics. In addition to our portfolio of laboratory services, we are also developing new solutions and processes for quality control in industrial food production.

At the Bad Langensalza site, we are looking for a research assistant to strengthen our team withimmediate effect .

Your tasks

  • Processing of exciting research projects and industry-related services
  • Writing of scientific reports and publications
  • Support of the team in the service area

Your profile

  • Completed (technical) university studies in the natural sciences (e.g. molecular biology, biochemistry or comparable field of study)
  • practical experience or knowledge in common microbiological, immunological (ELISA) and molecular biological methods (PCR)
  • initial experience in the processing of research projects is an advantage
  • Experience with MS Office (Excel, Word) and statistical analysis

The position with a weekly working time of 40 h is to be filled as soon as possible.

We would also like to encourage ambitious young professionals. We offer a pleasant working atmosphere in a dedicated team with exciting tasks in the field of research and development of new analytical methods and procedures for safe food.

We look forward to receiving your complete and informative application documents by e-mail for the attention of Ms. Steffi Leuschke to .

Internship/ Bachelor/ Master Thesis Hyperspectral Imaging

Our Hyperspectral Imaging group is looking for students (m/ w/ d) to work on exciting topics as part of an internship, bachelor or master thesis.

Topic Overview

  • Exploring detection technologies for environmental samples using hyperspectral microscopy.
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  • Development of image processing and evaluation algorithms of examined samples
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  • Optimization of an optical assembly for NIR spectroscopy
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  • Structure of a rotation unit for specimen pickup
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Your qualifications

  • You are pursuing a scientific or engineering degree (physics, medical physics, biomedical engineering, applied computer science, mechatronics or optics)
  • You have good IT skills with initial experience in programming, statistics and image processing
  • You are reliable, have an interest in new diagnostic procedures and enjoy working in teams

We offer you

  • Practical experience in current market-related topics
  • Competent support from a dedicated team
  • further opportunities up to the start of a career

The hyperspectral imaging group is looking forward to receiving your application via email as PDF (max. 10 MB) to . Your start with us is possible immediately. For technical questions, please contact the head of department Mr. Meuche at +49(0) 3603 / 833-194.

Internship/ Bachelor/ Master thesis in cell biology

At the Bad Langensalza site, the Cell Biology Department is looking for an intern or Bachelor or Master student to strengthen the team.

Topic Overview

  • in vitro production of human antibodies
  • Production of equine-specific recombinant antibodies
  • Biomarker screening for veterinary tumor diagnostics.
  • Production of virus-like particles (VLP).
  • Application development for microscopy

Your qualification

  • You are enrolled in a natural science course of study in the field of biology/human biology/molecular medicine or biochemistry/biotechnology/pharmaceutical biotechnology.
  • You have good knowledge with first practical experience in common laboratory methods
    • biochemical (SDS-PAGE, Western blot), immunological (ELISA, immunofluorescence), microbiological and cell culture methods (sterile work) as well as molecular biological methods (primer design, cloning).
  • You are proficient in the use of MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • You are inquisitive, interested in challenging tasks and want to make your contribution in a motivated team.

We offer you

  • applied research and development
  • Extensive practical experience in market-related topics
  • Competent support from a dedicated team
  • further opportunities up to the start of a career

The cell biology group is looking forward to receiving your application by mail as PDF (max. 10 MB) to . For subject-specific questions, please contact the head of department Dr. Ina-Gabriele Richter at +49(0) 3603 / 833-177.