Confo Therapeutics



Research Associate -
Molecular Engineering


  • You will establish SOPs and train stakeholders accordingly

  • You will assist in managing Confo Therapeutics’ construct inventory (antibodies and GPCR expression cassettes) in CLC Main Workbench and align with the Laboratory Information Management System

  • You will assist in the implementation and management of Confo Therapeutics’ VHH sequence repository

  • You proactively scout and troubleshoot cross-department molecular engineering problems and communicate progress to the stakeholders and project teams

  • Bench oriented Bachelor or Master in life sciences with experience in laboratory research in a biotech environment

  • Proficient hands-on experience with the rational design and execution of cloning strategies of single genes and antibody repertoires (restriction-based cloning, Gateway cloning, In-Fusion, Gibson assembly or similars) and related molecular biology techniques

  • Familiar with sequence analysis software (CLC Main Workbench or Workflow Manager or alike)

  • Experience with combinatorial antibody or VHH repertoire cloning and display and batch-wise sequence analysis is an asset

  • A confident, positive and well organized approach to problem solving

  • A self-motivating enthusiastic team player that enjoys a high pace “start-up” atmosphere, shows eagerness to learn and likes troubleshooting

  • You are fluent in English and communicate research results to the cross-functional stakeholders across the company


  • A competitive compensation package with extensive benefits

  • An entrepreneurial and stimulating working environment in a growing and ambitious biotech company

  • Excellent career development opportunity, with exposure to all aspects of R&D in the company