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Creating the Future for Gene and Cell Therapy

Be part of an international, innovative and fun group!

KCT is a limited company based in Kuopio, Finland. We provide high-quality basic and translational research. Our highly professional teams and fully equipped laboratories with the latest cutting-edge devices enable us to provide the scientific know-how and modern technologies to develop advanced therapies.

As a working community, we are very proud of our team spirit that permeates our everyday work and off-work activities. We are an international group of people who all work together towards a common goal; to create advanced therapies.

Our current open vacancies

We don't have any vacancies open at the moment. However, we are frequently looking for new employees who share our vision to be part of KCT. If you are interested, don’t hesitate to send us an open application here.

Scientist, Analytical team

We are currently looking to recruit a competent Scientist to strengthen our analytical team! Your responsibilities will include assay development, repurposing, optimization, monitoring and troubleshooting to support viral vector and/or cell therapy products.

You should have a Ph.D. degree in the field of life sciences, biotechnology, pharmacy, molecular or cellular biology or any other related field of study or M.S. degree with a sufficient working experience from a university laboratory or pharma industry. It is an advantage if you already have some experience in aseptic- or GMP-work and/or you have knowledge of quality systems.

The position is permanent and located in Kuopio, Finland. We hope that you are able to join our team in September 2022. This role is new in our organization due to our ongoing growth.

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We are searching for novel scientific projects on gene and cell therapy. Accepted projects are granted adequate funding, modern research facilities with cutting-edge technology, a professional scientific team and opportunities for collaboration with the University of Eastern Finland, manufacturing via FinVector and clinical trials at Kuopio University Hospital.

Start the application process by contacting us. We will send you further information on the application process and research plan required.

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"I was dreaming about working in the field of Gene and Cell Therapy since my Bachelor's studies and joining KCT finally made this dream come true. What makes KCT a great place to work is not only cutting-edge research but also insipiring people who conduct it."

- Vita Skirdenko, Ukraine