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SENIOR BIOCHEMIST - Research & Development [DELAWARE]

Job Description

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as Senior Biochemist - R&D:

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Senior Biochemist - R&D, you will be responsible for:

·       In this position you will join our R&D Assay Product Development team. 

        Design and lead research and investigations pertaining to the development of clinical chemistry, immunoassays and calibration systems, working collaboratively with team members to complete projects on time.

·       Apply knowledge of In Vitro Diagnostic Regulations (IVDR), International Organization for Standardization (ISO) regulations and similar guidelines towards development of calibration schemes.

·       Conduct design verification/validation studies according to quality procedures and prepare data summaries for regulatory submissions to the regulatory agencies.

·       Will work as part of an interdisciplinary R&D Team in the development of both assays and calibrators.

·       Support troubleshooting efforts on commercial assays and calibrators as well as products under development.

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below, and would like to do develop your career with Healthineers

·       You have a strong background in biochemistry, clinical chemistry, medical devices, and chemistry.

·       Broad knowledge of chemistry/biochemistry, proteins, immunology, buffer systems, enzymes, surfactants, preservatives and particle surface chemistry, statistical analysis, design of experiments and six sigma techniques.

·       Must be able to participate in and lead interdisciplinary and technical teams

·       Perform data analysis and write internal reports and documentation

·       Candidate must be flexible and demonstrate the ability to change priorities to meet business needs.

·       Good communication, collaboration, and organizational skills, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment are essential.

·       Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, Work, PowerPoint, etc) and statistical software.

Required skills to have for the success of this role

·       Ph.D. in a related discipline, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/careers.

If you wish to find out more about the specific before applying, please visit: https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/about.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the

race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual

orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

EEO is the Law:

Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination.


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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