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Staff Pathologist (m/f) - Germany  

Definiens (company)

Posted on : 21 October 2017

Project Description

For the earliest possible start date we are searching for a highly qualified

Staff Pathologist (m/f)

join our Translational Biology and Medical Science team in our Munich, Germany office.


  • Providing Pathology support to all Definiens teams in their daily work including tissue annotation and cell / cancer classification (on slides and images) including related Quality Control/Quality Assurance (QC/QA)
  • Supporting service and project work with customers and Definiens teams
  • Making medical/pathology related decisions and recommendations at all levels in support of the related business objectives 
  • Applying pathology concepts that contribute to development of company concepts of Tissue Phenomics and Digital Pathology to achieve objectives in creative and effective ways
  • Supporting various ongoing assay and imaging platform development projects across the company
  • Serving as the medical representative on core project teams

Qualifications & Skills

  • Medical (M.D.) or veterinary degree (D.V.M.) and board certified in anatomical/surgical pathology or similar qualifications
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience in tissue biomarker discovery and analysis (if possible in pharmaceutical/diagnostic industry)
  • General knowledge in tissue diagnostics (histology, cytology, immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization, molecular pathology, genetics)
  • Familiar with digital pathology and digitization is of advantage
  • Proven track record in cancer diagnostics (oncology)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
  • High level of self-motivation and good team working skills

We offer

This is a challenging and rewarding position within a pioneering company that works with cutting edge technologies. We offer a modern, creative and international working environment with highly motivated and well-qualified colleagues, team spirit and excellent working conditions with comprehensive benefits and ongoing professional development opportunities.

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