Scientific Analytics Associate (100%)

Puregene AG is a world leading cannabis technology and breeding company. We have developed an advanced breeding program based on state-of-the-art molecular biology, biochemistry, bioinformatics and genomics research.


We efficiently breed new and improved cannabis strains without GMO by knowing where on the genome certain characteristics located.


Puregene AG is a subsidiary of Pure Holding AG. Pure Holding is the market leader in the European non-psychoactive cannabis industry. We add value to the full cannabis value chain through our various subsidiaries.


Our Analytics platform is an essential component of our wider program. We are looking for a Scientific Analytics Associate (100%) to complement our team based in Zeiningen.

Ihre Herausforderung:

Your responsibilities:

  • Analysis of biochemical and molecular samples for both research and production
  • Maintenance and method development UPLC machine
  • Establishment of GC/FID
  • Preparation and processing of plant samples for biochemical analysis, DNA or RNA extraction
  • Maintenance of the analytical machines
  • Supporting general lab functions including genomics and breeding

Your profile:

  • Completed (natural) scientific training/studies including experience in analytics
  • Preferred background in chemistry/biochemistry
  • Experience in handling UPLC machines (and preferably GC)
  • Very precise, conscientious and independent working method
  • Solution-oriented, proactive and adaptable in fast paced environments
  • Good written and spoken English Is a must, German an advantage

Our offer:

  • Opportunity to contribute to an emerging industry with rapidly changing and fluid requirements
  • The chance to explore the commercial applications of plant research
  • Further develop and broad your skillset and experience within a dynamic environment
  • Collaborate with a highly educated and multidisciplinary team of researchers
  • Daily shuttle available from Zurich to Zeiningen

We look forward to receiving your application! Please share your application including references with Ms. Daniela Müller, Human Resources Manager Pure Holding AG (