Lab Technician

Location: Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Employment Type: 0.8 – 1 FTE

Experience: 0-5 years

About Delta Diagnostics:

Delta Diagnostics is a leading developer of cutting-edge life-science research instruments based on photonic integrated circuit technology that was invented at TNO – The Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research. With a strong commitment to advancing scientific knowledge and vastly accelerating the development of new drugs and diagnostic tests, Delta Diagnostics is at the forefront of innovation, developing state-of-the-art label-free biosensors that empower researchers and healthcare professionals worldwide. We aim to deliver highly reliable, efficient, and user-friendly instruments that enable researchers to unravel the complexities of biological samples and accelerate scientific breakthroughs.

We are dedicated to creating instruments that not only provide accurate and precise results but also streamline workflows, saving researchers valuable time and resources. Our ultimate goal is to contribute to the improvement of global healthcare by facilitating the development of innovative diagnostic tools and accelerating the development of new drugs.

Join us at Delta Diagnostics as we embark on this exciting journey of discovery and innovation, where your expertise and passion can make a significant impact on scientific advancements and patient care. Together, let’s shape the future of life-science research and diagnostics.

Job Description:

We are currently seeking a Lab Technician to strengthen our laboratory workforce. Our lab is fully dedicated to developing highly-sensitive assays for various applications, ranging from diagnostics to basic life-science research, in collaboration with various R&D partners and customers. In this job your work will contribute to continuous improving of our instruments and the validation of our technology for potential customers.

The Lab Technician is responsible for conducting laboratory tests, experiments, and analyses under the supervision of the Head of Analytics. This position plays a crucial role in supporting scientific research, ensuring accurate and reliable data generation, and maintaining the overall efficiency of laboratory operations. If you enjoy working with new life-science research technologies, hold a BSc in a related field, and are passionate about contribution to the developing of new assays, we encourage you to apply.


· Design, develop, and maintain software solutions for bio-analytical instrumentation, including data acquisition, analysis, and control systems.

· Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including scientists, engineers, and product managers, to define software requirements and specifications.

· Implement and optimize algorithms for data processing, image analysis, and instrument control.

· Develop intuitive and user-friendly GUI interfaces for instrument control and data visualization.

· Ensure software reliability, performance, and scalability through rigorous testing and code optimization.

· Troubleshoot and resolve software issues, debugging and optimizing code as needed.

· Stay up to date with the latest industry trends and technologies in bio-analytical instrumentation and software development.


· Bachelor’s degree in a relevant scientific field (e.g. BML, Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology, or a related discipline).

· Affinity with using complex laboratory instruments and software for data analysis.

· Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills.

· Ability to work independently and as part of a team, following instructions and protocols.

· Good problem-solving and analytical skills.

· Effective verbal and written communication skills.

· Familiarity with laboratory safety practices and regulations.

Our Offer:

We offer competitive compensation, a stimulating scale-up environment, opportunities for professional growth and development and as a plus (if you stay for the duration) a generous cash bonus on exit scheme. If you are passionate about developing innovative assays in collaboration with various external collaborators and have the required expertise, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and cover letter to .

Delta Diagnostics is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.

Unsolicited services or offers from recruitment agencies or intermediaries will not be responded to.

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