At LAM-X we focus on the development of photo-active antimicrobial nanotextiles. Our goal is to use our innovative technology to disrupt the market with applications in medical devices and air/water filtration. We are seeking for a Junior R&D specialist who can help us in our mission to stop infections and reduce the use of antibiotics worldwide. The ideal candidate will be someone able to work in an interdisciplinary and international environment. Candidates with a relevant background in microbiology will be considered.

If you are interested in this open position, please, send us:

  • structured CV with the emphasis on relevant experience for the offered position (in English),
  • motivation letter (possible in Czech) describing why you are interested in this position, why you want to work in our start-up company, and what you can offer to the company,
  • list of references with whom we can conduct an interview in person or by teleconference.


Experimental multidisciplinary work under supervision of more senior colleagues including:

  • Literature search on assigned topics, preparation of R&D proposals
  • Independent work on R&D projects related to antimicrobial materials
  • Experimental work, e.g. testing of antimicrobial properties of selected materials
  • Careful keeping of laboratory records
  • Assistance with ensuring smooth operation of the lab, laboratory maintenance, general laboratory activities and duties
  • Staying current on the latest research in the field and on evolving technical standards and guidelines.

Required hard skills, knowledge and experience:

  • Tertiary education in microbiology or in related fields
  • Strong background in microbiology/biochemistry and data analysis
  • Previous work experience in microbiology/chemistry lab is a plus
  • Scientific literature writing
  • PC skills: Origin, MS Excel, MS Word, MS Power Point….
  • English – B1/B2 level at minimum
  • Previous work experience in private sector is a plus but not required

Soft skills and desired behaviors:

  • Diligence, accuracy, reliability and personal integrity
  • Readiness to learn new skills and ability to work on multidisciplinary projects
  • Ability to organize own work to achieve assigned tasks
  • Strong team player and independence combined with ability to recognize own limits
  • Critical thinking and creative problem solving

What we can offer:

  • Flexibility of a startup company, full- or part-time, possibility of internships for students, …
  • Incentive program for employees
  • Possibility of career growth to more senior R&D positions
  • Pleasant and interdisciplinary working environment in an academic spin-off company
  • Support of professional development, participation in relevant international conferences


LAM-X a.s. (info@lam-x.tech | (+420) 773 567 582)
Petrská 1180/3
110 00 Praha 1