Pathology Laboratory Expert – Roche – Basel, BS


A potential succession candidate has been identified. Nevertheless, consideration will be given to all candidates and we are looking forward to your application.

Wir bitten Sie um Kenntnisnahme, dass ein/e mögliche/r Kandidat/in bereits identifiziert wurde. Jedoch werden wir alle Bewerbungen in den Auswahlprozess aufnehmen und freuen uns auf Ihre Kandidatur.

At Roche, we believe it’s urgent to deliver medical solutions right now – even as we develop innovations for the future. We are passionate about transforming patients’ lives and we are fearless in both decision and action. And we believe that good business means a better world.

That is why we come to work each day. We commit ourselves to scientific rigor, unassailable ethics, and access to medical innovations for all. We do this today to build a better tomorrow.

In Roche’s Pharmaceutical Research and Early Development organisation (pRED) , we make transformative medicines for patients in order to tackle some of the world’s toughest unmet healthcare needs. At pRED, we are united by our mission to transform science into medicines. Together, we create a culture defined by curiosity, responsibility and humility, where our talented people are empowered and inspired to bring forward extraordinary life-changing innovation at speed. We closely collaborate with our therapeutic areas and functions to convert hypotheses into innovative therapeutics.

This position is located in Pathology, a chapter within the PS function, which enables portfolio decisions through proactive and integrative pathology expertise. We closely collaborate with our therapeutic areas and functions to convert hypotheses into innovative therapeutics.

Job mission

The pathology laboratory expert will provide excellent technical and scientific support in the design, execution and interpretation of tissue and fluid-based assays for preclinical safety assessment. This expert works in an interdisciplinary and self-managed agile environment.

Your impact

  • You follow the state of the art and propose innovative approaches to solve fluid- and tissue-based biomarker questions

  • You interface with pathologists, scientists and laboratory experts to develop and perform tissue-based assays including immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization and immunofluorescence

  • You perform digital pathology techniques including whole slide scanning and image analysis on cytology or histology samples

  • To a lesser extent, you may perform fluid-based laboratory techniques including hematology, clinical chemistry, and immunoassays

Your profile

  • You possess a university degree in the life sciences with significant pathology laboratory experience or a Medical Laboratory Technologist training with pathology laboratory experience

  • Experience with tissue-based histotechniques and digital pathology

  • Experience with fluid-based techniques including hematology, hemostasis, immunology, flow cytometry and molecular biology assays are of benefit

  • You are curious with an innovative growth mindset

  • You embrace opportunities to gain new skills and perspectives

  • You are highly collaborative and work in a self managed manner

  • You are proactive and solution-oriented

Your location


You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You are looking for a company where you receive the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Working in a multi-cultural environment motivates you.

Are you ready to apply? We want someone who thinks beyond the job offered – someone who knows that this position can be a rare springboard to many other opportunities at Roche.

Roche embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Level:

Individual contributor


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