• Full Time (40 h/w)
  • Klosterneuburg near Vienna, Austria
  • € 40,000* gross/year

More information can be found here

Your Responsibilities

The Lab Support Facility at ISTA provides scientists with centralized access to mass spectrometry technologies, including LC-MS based proteomics, targeted metabolomics, accurate mass analysis (compounds and intact proteins), GC-MS analysis and analytical HPLCs. We are looking for a highly motivated individual to support the team in taking care of the growing machine park (HPLCs, LC-MS, GC-MS) and to help with sample preparation and lab management tasks.

  • Maintenance and operation of facility equipment – mainly HPLCs (Waters, Thermo) and GC-MSs (Agilent)
  • Assist facility users in standard methods development and operation of HPLCs and GC-MSs
  • Preparation of proteomics samples for LC-MS analysis according to standard methods
  • Management of consumable stocks
  • Conception and implementation of rules and guidelines to optimize service operations
  • Thorough documentation of working procedures according to quality management standards

Your Profile

  • University degree (M.Sc. or equivalent) in Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a similar field
  • Proven practical experience with analytic HPLC and Mass Spectrometry with strong technical focus; GC-MS experience is very desirable
  • Excellent command of English, written and spoken. Good knowledge of German beneficial
  • Service oriented working style with high conceptual and organizational skills
  • Excellent team player who can also work independently

ISTA is growing. Grow with us!

Institute of Science and Technology Austria (ISTA) is a constantly growing international institute for conducting frontier research in mathematics, computer science, life sciences & physical sciences. We strive to recruit passionate professionals from across the world over all fields who strive to support our goal of excellent research. Located within a beautiful campus on the outskirts of Vienna, we offer multiple opportunities for personal growth in a stable working environment. Get an insight!

ISTA promotes a diverse and inclusive working environment and is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all applicants, free of discrimination. All employment decisions at ISTA are based on job requirements, qualifications, merit and organizational needs. We strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.

Your benefits

 Education & training



 Free shuttle bus

 Multiple health offers

 Pension insurance

Technician Mass Spectrometry Service