QC Technician

Leiden, the Netherlands


About the role

We are looking for an QC Technician to strenghten our team!

Meatable is a fast-growing biotechnology company and we are looking for the next colleague with a collaborative, adaptive, and creative mindset.

About the Role

As our new Quality Control Technician you will be joining the Analytical Team, which is part of the Research and Development and will be supporting other functional teams with your analytical skills in achieving the shared company goals.

You will be challenged to perform independent quality control requests to support the development of the bioprocess. You will closely work with other scientific experts in the field of bioprocessing, molecular cell biology, food science, and engineering. Within the Analytical Team, you will be part of a fast growing and dynamic team with expertise in analytical chemistry, biochemistry, immunology and food analytics. This role is a lab oriented position requiring full scope of effective execution of the standardized operation procedures, thorough analysis and comprehensive presentation of results. Hence, thinking critically, keen eye for details and quality are crucial assets.

We are looking for a person with an analytical mind set, who has a couple of years of laboratory experiences and is knowledgeable in the field of Quality Control with a focus on expertise such as Q-PCR, Flow cytometry and Cell based-activity assays. Biochemical expertise like SDS-page, protein quantification, and analytical chemical technologies, such as UHPLC-UV/RI and process automation is a pre. A person who is willing to support others with their analytical skills, practical mind set; eagerness to learn, act as a problem solver for others; has a keen eye for Quality, Continuous Improvement and Safety.

Your responsibilities will include:
• Execution of the standardized operation procedure for quality control of the Bioprocess Team and support to other research teams.
• Organization of shipment of samples to external laboratories and the documentation of results
• Continuous improvement of the analytical work flow within the organization.
• Maintaining the standard and reference chemicals for quantitative use.

In order to be successful in this role you need to have a hands on mentality with attention to detail and quality. You need to be flexible to changing priorities in a dynamic and fast-growing organization. You are a real team player, but you also take responsibility for your individual tasks.


  • Education + experience: Bachelor’s degree with 3-5 years of experience and understanding of straightforward procedures and systems within the laboratory field
  • Hands-on experience with Q PCR and Flow cytometry
  • Knowledgeable with technologies like biochemical analysis such as protein quantification SDS-page and analytical chemistry technologies like UHPLC-UV/RI, is a pre.
  • Experienced working under GMP/GLP is a pre
  • Good verbal and writing skills in English is a must
  • Experience in working with and electronic lab notebook, SOP and/or WI documentation

Meatable Offers

  • A competitive salary
  • Participation in our employee stock option plan and pension plan
  • A dynamic work environment in a new exciting field using cutting edge technologies, working with the leaders in the field
  • A caring culture with strong emphasis on team performance and personal development
  • A Gym Membership

If you think there is a match we would love to receive your CV and a short motivation. Please follow the link and apply*:

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