Internship Microbiology

About cytena

cytena GmbH is a fast growing Spin-off from the University of Freiburg.

Our Mission:

We believe that automation and microtechnology will bring the understanding and control of individual cells to a whole new level and empower our customers to serve patients faster and better.

Our products enable our customers, like Novartis and Bayer, to bring important drugs faster and more safely to the market.

Internship/student assistant (m/f/d)


in Freiburg

Your Challenge

  • Conduct single-cell cultivation assays using our novel single-cell dispensing technology
  • Optimization of protocols for sample preparation and cell handling
  • Work closely with our customers and partners from the pharmaceutical industry
  • Data analysis and support in writing of appnotes and publications

Your Qualification

  • Student of microbiology
  • Independent, success-oriented working style
  • High self-motivation and interest in working in a dynamic and young team
  • Demonstrated experience with cultivation and handling of micro-organisms
  • Experience with molecular biology techniques (PCR, miniprep, etc) preferred
  • Good communication skills in German or English

The Job

We offer an internship position (minimum 5 months duration) or a part-time position for a student assistant with flexbile working hours (min. 10 hrs./week).

How to apply

Do you want to work at a young and dynamic start-up? Do you thrive by working on various tasks and

like to work in a well-structured and organized manner? Do you like to work independently and

embedded in a strong team?

Interested? Then send your comprehensive application, including your salary expectations and the earliest possible starting date, as a single pdf-file by e-mail to:

                                                                                                                                                                        Become part of the cytena story!

We offer

  • Cutting-edge technology in the fields of:
    microtechnology, automation, software / deep learning, biotech
  • A creative and ambitious team
  • Personal development possibilities in a growing company
  • Perks: flexible working hours, pension plan, childcare allowance etc.
  • Attractive pay and bonus options
  • Brand-new offices and labs

Come to sunny Freiburg and join us building the lab instruments of the future!

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