Plant Cell Culture Scientist (m/f)

KWS Gruppe
KWS Gruppe
Plant Cell Culture Scientist (m/f)
KWS Gruppe


With a strong focus on research, namely in the areas of genomics and biotechnology, we are seeking at the earliest opportunity a Plant Cell Culture Scientist (m/f) on a full time basis, for a 2 year fixed-term contract (parental leave).
We currently welcome applications for a Research Scientist position located at the KWS Headquarters in Einbeck, Germany. This position is part of an international team that develops and employs technologies in the fields of plant cell & tissue cultures and crop plant transformation. This position is also working in close collaboration with the KWS global research and service groups.


Your tasks:

  • Running plant transformation pipelines in different crop plants
  • Apply and improve protocols for plant cell & tissue culture
  • Supervision of technical staff
  • Work in laboratories and greenhouses with different crop plants
  • Documentation of experiments into a LIMS database
  • Support implementation of QM measures

Your profile:

  • MSc or PhD in biology, agriculture or adjacent sciences
  • Direct experience with plant cell & tissue cultures and plant transformation
  • Excellent knowledge of plant developmental and reproductive biology
  • Proven team skills, ability to think creatively
  • A pro-active and goal-orientated work style
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and oral, German is a plus
  • Attendance to travel both domestically and internationally

We would be pleased to receive your detailed application quoting the job application number given below to

job posting number: 357 E


KWS Services Deutschland GmbH 
Human Resources, Robert Graf
P.O. 1463, 37555 Einbeck; Germany
Phone: +49 5561 311-1239


KWS has been breeding crops for the moderate climatic zone for more than 160 years. The company is now one of the world’s leading seed producers. It has some 4,700 employees and a footprint touching more than 70 countries.
Further information please visit:


KWS Gruppe
37555 Einbeck, DE

Angebot vom 15.09.2016