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Posted on : 20 June 2017
Job Type : Full Time Career Level : Experienced (Non-Manager) Education : Bachelor's Degree Location : Waltham MA US Job Description : Purpose: Passionate and optimistic individual needed to support development of mass spectrometry-based diagnostic assays/product development for newborn screening and adjacent clinical space. Under guidance and within an IVD quality system, this individual will design, develop, and execute experiments for assays/product concepts using triple quadrupole mass spectrometry. In addition, the individual will also coordinate various maintenance and compliance activities by working with team members on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. Product development projects are performed by teams with members in the Waltham R&D group as well as project management, R&D and other functions from our Turku, Finland manufacturing facility. Responsibilities: Under guidance, evaluate new technologies/workflows with potential for assay and product development. Experimental design, execution and documentation Design and perform assay development experiments with the project team as assigned/under guidance Analyze/interpret results by analytical and statistical approaches including documentation Participate in problem-solving efforts and document results Create and edit project documents within the IVD product development framework Laboratory Maintenance and Compliance Complete and document required training Participate with larger R&D team in instrument maintenance Work with Quality Manager to prepare for periodic internal and external quality audits Job Requirements : Education and Experience: Bachelors / Masters in Chemistry, Biochemistry, mass spectrometery or related field. Assay development experience in a commercial (non-academic) environment and experience with documentation in a diagnostic or pharmaceutical industry is a plus. Previous experience with mass spectrometry preferred. Other Requirements: Requires excellent organizational, written, interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to think out of the box. Can work with others at all levels across a matrix organization demonstrating a collegial and productive manner. Must have good data analysis and writing skills. Exhibits strong bias for action and results orientation.
Waltham MA US
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