Vacancies at FOSS

Researcher (Chemist)

Published: 2018-04-18
Soft Flow
Ürögi Fasor 2/A
7634  Pécs


Researcher (Chemist)

If you have a solid chemical background, and want to play an important part in both development and production, in cooperation with creative developers and process-oriented production teams, then you could be the new colleague we are currently looking for!

At FOSS, you will be part of an innovative environment, where there are many opportunities for research and development. We are leaders within our field, and thus you can expect exciting challenges, you will be part of our most strategical projects. We focus greatly on teamwork and cooperation.

Primary tasks

Our projects:

Each project team works in close cooperation through all the developments steps/phases. We work with a broad range of technologies, both well established and innovative/ground breaking.

You will be the technical expert, who navigates among our departments, with the purpose of coordinating our research projects from idea to final product.

Furthermore, you may play a role in ensuring that our projects are successfully implemented at one of our production sites.


Be part of our projects from start

You will be a part of our development projects from the beginning and you will be responsible for

  • Design and conduct multistep organic chemistry experiments
  • Plan, coordinate and implement protein-small molecule conjugation
  • Ensure, optimize and supervise costs through the entire development process
  • Operation of the laboratory protocol system (from documentation to presentation)


Specific knowledge and researcher attitude wanted

In order to be well prepared for the previously mentioned development projects, we are looking for a candidate that

  • holds an engineering and/or researcher background in chemistry or adjacent field
  • has experience in organic/inorganic chemistry
  • has a routine in laboratory administration

We would like you to have strong communication skills, a recipient nature and great coordination skills, as well as a desire to be part of a team.

Personal skills

What will make the person successful in the job? Remember to be open minded!

  • Have an excellent ability to navigate among multidisciplinary skills
  • Be innovative, have a curious mind and thrive on challenges
  • Be self-driven, but value a strong team and the effort to share knowledge
  • Be able to combine an analytical and experimental approach
  • Be accountable and precise

We offer

What makes this position special compared to similar ones?

We offer a challenging job in an innovative company that is a world leader in its field. You will get the opportunity to work with the most advanced technologies. FOSS has a flat organizational structure. Thus, you will work closely with several managers.



Send your application using the link below.

All applications for vacant positions will be welcomed and considered on the relative merits of the applicant against the role profile for the position regardless of race, nationality, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, family status, age, or religion.

In case you wish to know more about the position you are welcome to contact Adrienn Palik, HR Consultant; phone +36 20 293 6339.


Soft Flow Hungary

Founded in the USA in 1988 Soft Flow moved to Hungary in 1992. Soft Flow is the leading biotechnology company in the fields of flow cytometry and food/feed safety with 20 years of experience in R&D and cooperation with market leaders in global industry. In 2017, the Hungarian Brands program awarded our company as one of the most innovative brands. Based in Pécs Soft Flow currently employs over 30 highly qualified employees. In the coming years we expand considerably and moves to new facilities in Pécs. Follow us on

In 2016, the Danish company FOSS acquired Soft Flow. FOSS creates end-to-end solutions that secure and improve food quality. From raw material to finished product. Our analysis instruments refine measurements into information management that enables businesses to run intelligent data-driven productions with less waste and bigger yields. Controlling cost and quality across all sectors and value chains, we help food and agricultural producers limit the number of human errors, scale their business faster and reduce manual labor as well as labor costs. We call it analytics beyond measure.  You can read about FOSS at

FOSS employs more than 1400 people working all over the world. The analysis instruments are marketed and sold through a global network of sales subsidiaries in 28 countries and by more than 75 dedicated distributors spread over Europe, Americas, Africa, Middle East, Asia, and Australia.



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