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Sr. Scientist, Systems Validation (Flow Cytometrist)
Ref No.: 18-13998
Location: San Jose, CA 95131, California
Job Title: Sr. Scientist, Systems Validation (Flow Cytometrist)
Location: 2350 Qume Drive, San Jose, CA 95131
Duration: 6 Months
Client is seeking a flow cytometrist who can bring experience of flow cytometry sorting to test prototype sorters. A PhD is desired but not required. No experience with validation testing needed
Tops skills must have:
  1. Flow Cytometry experience
  2. Sorting exp.
  3. Troubleshooting exp.
  4. Analyzer exp. not so important, not just an operator, but troubleshooter as to why.
Duties include:
  • Authoring test plans, protocols, reports
  • Executing testing following defined quality processes
  • Collaborating with engineers, scientists, and outside vendors to ensure adequate test coverage and address defects
  • Exercising independent judgment and apply solution thinking, problem solving, and troubleshooting
  • Communicating quickly regarding system defects and working actively towards resolutions
Minimum Qualifications:
  • B.S. in Immunology, Cell Biology, or related discipline
  • 5 years experience in general flow cytometry
  • 2 years experience in sorting flow cytometry
  • Hands-on experience operating and troubleshooting flow cytometers
  • Experience with sample prep and experiment design for multi-parameter flow cytometry applications
Desired Qualifications:
  • MS or PhD degree in Immunology, Cell Biology or in a related discipline
  • Experience in flow core lab facility
  • Familiar with GLP and/or medical device product development