R&D Scientist

About Allegro

Allegro is a new breed of life sciences company, designing, developing, and commercializing breakthrough products at the intersection of biotech, nanotech, and Medtech. We specialize in cutting-edge nanotechnology for the qualitative extension of life.

We are a family of patients and scientists dedicated to the gift of life. We are dreamers, believers, doers and conquerors. Our purpose is to design a world of freedom. Starting with the power of boundless motion and carefree thinking. To evolve with our brothers and sisters to the next step in humankind and beyond.

Job description
For our R&D facilities in Bluechem (Antwerp), we are currently seeking a scientific coworker to join our team. Do You have experience with biomaterials and cell testing and do you enjoy doing this? Then we are looking for you. We offer a full-time job at Allegro, a biotechnology company that specializes in regenerative medicine.

Have we caught your interest? Then apply quickly!


  • Functionalization of biopolymers;  
  • Design and execute chemical and biological characterization; 
  • Creative development of new technologies and test methods; 
  • Perform controlled polymerization reactions; 
  • Stays up to date on scientific literature and present results to other team members;  
  • Advising the engineering team; 
  • Work accurately 


Research and development of materials, proceses and products with a strong focus to biomedical applications.  

  • A completed PhD or MS in Biomaterials, Polymer Science, Medicinal Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering or related; 
  • Practical experience in synthetic organic chemistry; 
  • Preferably experience in biotechnology and nanomaterials; 
  • Experience with biodegradable hydrogels and tissue scaffolding; 
  • Having the ability to transform ideas into a practical solutions; 
  • Be a source of creative solutions for unmet needs in the field of MedTech; 
  • Experience in characterization methods, analytical chemistry and processing techniques (UV VIS, FTIR, NMR, rheology, 3D printing, ….) 
  • Experience with cel tests is a plus; 
  • Problem-solving skills for developing creative and innovative solutions; 
  • Familiarity with working under GMP; 
  • Highly motivated;  
  • Independently, accurately and keeping a good overview; 
  • Good knowledge of the Dutch language, spoken and written; 

We offer

We offer great growth possibilities for ambitious people within a thriving setting. We offer a competitive remuneration package and several fringe benefits:

  • Full time employment, permanent position
  • Highly competitive pay package (as employee or contractor)
  • Accomplish the greatest possible achievement in your professional career
  • Work with an amazing team
  • Being able to develop yourself personally and professionally

And last but not least, our legendary teambuildings, party nights, drinks, and other good stuff!


To apply for this position, please send in your CV with references to info@allegro.bio with reference to ‘HR’.