R&D – Protein characterization specialist (M/F)

August 14th 2020

Quality Assistance is a leading European Contract Research Organisation providing the pharmaceutical industry with all the analytical services required by EMA and FDA regulations for the development and marketing of innovative human medicinal products. We assist our clients from candidate selection, through non-clinical and clinical studies, to marketing authorisation, using our state-of-the-art, product-dedicated expertise in analytical sciences. For each customer and each project, we design customised solutions, define analytical protocols, develop and validate specific new analytical methods and perform characterisation, stability, pharmacokinetic, biomarker and immunogenicity studies as well as batch release testing, in order to evaluate the Quality, Safety and Efficacy of the given drugs. The company holds a unique position on the market with all its laboratories on one site, 190 highly qualified professionals and over 35 years’ expertise at the forefront of analytical sciences. The Quality Assistance environment is GMP, GLP and GCLP/GCP compliant

Mission Description

  • Taking up the technical, scientific and regulatory aspects of method development projects
  1. Perform analyses
  2. Process data
  3. Write reports and associated supporting documents
  4. Present/discuss results

You may also participate in projects outsourced by our clients.

Candidate profile

You have a scientific background with specialisation in mass spectrometry and separation techniques

  • Working experience in development, validation and/or application of analytical methods applied to large molecules
  • Very good knowledge of analysis of peptides/proteins/mAbs by High Resolution Mass Spectrometry on Q-TOF
  • Good knowledge of (U)HPLC
  • Working experience in a regulated environment (GMP could be an asset)
  • Very good level of French and English (writing scientific documents, reports, protocols and mails)


  • We are a true career partner.
  • We accelerate people’s access to new medicines.
  • We offer an inspiring work-life balance in a human scale environment.
  • We care about mutual respect, assistance and communication.
  • We listen to your needs and your suggestions.
  • We offer a market-competitive salary and package including numerous fringe benefits.

Contact Details

Send your application now (JOB220) to Isabelle Lebrun, Talent Acquisition Manager, to or visit the Careers page on our website
Address: Technoparc de Thudinie 2, 6536 Donstiennes, Belgium