Master Thesis in Chemistry and System Development, 100%

Switzerland, Zug, Rotkreuz

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This Position is located in the RMD System Development (SD) Department, responsible for the integration of Software, Hardware, consumables and reagents on Roche Molecular Diagnostic Systems. As an intern in the System Development Product Care team, you will be part of a multidisciplinary team and work on a technical project aiming at optimizing existing reagents and processes. 


Key responsibilities

  • An internship / Master Thesis for a duration of 8 to 12 months

  • Planning and executing experiments aiming at optimizing the use of existing reagents in the sample preparation process

  • Functionalizing of magnetic particles with nucleic acids

  • Characterizing functionalized particles by various analytical methods

  • Analyzing data and creating relevant documentation (e.g. lab notebooks and reports)

  • Presenting results in team meetings


Who you are

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point.

  • You are currently enrolled in a Master Program in Chemistry (close to completion) 

  • You show strong lab work (biosafety levels S1 and S2) and result analysis skills

  • You are a dynamic, creative and persistent person

  • Previous knowledge in molecular biology and/or analytical techniques is advantageous

Start date: August/September 2021

Workload: 100%

Duration: 8-12 months

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