DSP Techncian R&D – Exothera

Exothera is a contract research, development, and manufacturing organization (CRDMO) based in Jumet, dedicated to viral vectors and nucleic acids production. As a technology-driven company, Exothera provides best-in-class bioprocessing expertise that capitalizes on the best and most innovative manufacturing technologies developed within the Univercells group. The company delivers accelerated discovery services as well as process development/optimization to rapidly reach GMP clinical and commercial production of viral vectors and nucleic acids.

At Exothera and Univercells, Our mission is to make life-changing therapies available to all.

Apply and be part of this great adventure!


In the lab, you will be overall responsible for the execution of operational work and you will carry out all activities associated with protein purification process as:

  • Preparation and filtration of solutions
  • Conduct of experiments for downstream process development under defined conditions to verify/reject various types of hypotheses using refined scientific methods at different scales and biotherapeutics production
  • contribute to testing of high throughput purification systems to support innovative continuous production line
  • You will also be in charge of lab and equipment supervision and monitoring the stock (consumables and reagent) and you will keep clean and safe the working area by following established housekeeping routines

Out of the lab, you will edit the documentation related to downstream in line with smooth documentation and workflow practices:

  • You will carefully follow the quality system tracking within the field of activities and SOPs in all the operational tasks
  • You will identify and report all deviations and/or unexpected events through initiation of related investigations, and you will support the corrective and preventive actions



  • Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Biochemistry or Biomedical Sciences
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in downstream processes / biochemical methods
  • Basic knowledge of biochemistry and protein chemistry
  • Skills in analytic methods, knowledge of purification equipment’s as well as an understanding of chromatography principles as clear assets
  • Strong sense of observation and capability of troubleshooting
  • Resistance to stress and flexibility (adaptability to a changing and multi-tasked environment)
  • Enthusiasm and agility to work on a variety of projects and to learn more every day
  • Strong organizational skills, proactivity, scientific curiosity, desire to be impactful
  • Capability to work in a cross-functional and multi-cultural team
  • Good understanding of English (written and spoken) is mandatory


We offer a long-term contract (CDI), a competitive salary package (health insurance, pension plan, meal vouchers…) real possibility of evolution in an international, dynamic and fast-growing company.