Biochemist I / Immunoassay Scientist - Reagent Mfg Technical Operations (Sign-On Bonus Eligible)

Job Description

At Siemens Healthineers, we are passionate about enabling healthcare professionals to deliver high quality patient care, and to do so affordably.  A leading global healthcare company, Siemens Healthineers continues to strengthen our portfolio of medical imaging and laboratory diagnostics, while adding new offerings such as managed services, consulting, and healthcare IT services – as well as further technologies in the growing market for therapeutic and molecular diagnostics.

Siemens Healthineers develops innovations that support better patient outcomes with greater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence they need to meet the clinical, operational and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape.

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 a Biochemist 1.

Are you ready to perform investigations and technical studies to resolve scientific problems associated with lab diagnostics assays?

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. Your responsibilities as a Biochemist 1

  • Participate in and investigate technical issues related to the formulation and testing of immunoassay reagents and testing components
  • Create and participate in the Design of Experiments to troubleshoot manufacturing issues
  • Effectively communicate your data both verbally and orally with other departments such as Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Engineering, Manufacturing, and R&D.
  • Serve as the technical lead for projects related to material/formulation changes, manufacturing process changes, productivity savings, and specification changes.
  • Operate the Atellica IM, ADVIA Centaur, and ADVIA CP, and other instruments in a laboratory setting

Handle of all types of materials, including hazardous and DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) controlled materials

Sign-On bonus eligibility:  External candidates only.

To succeed in this role, you must have:

  • The passion for healthcare, to improve patient outcome, and drive manufacturing excellence
  • BS in Biology, Immunology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or other related fields
  • 3 to 5 years industrial or academic experience
  • Basic understanding of the principles behind immunodiagnostic technologies
  • Demonstrated ability to think critically and thrive on challenges
  • Must be flexible and demonstrate the ability to quickly change priorities to meet business needs
  • Must pass a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) background check.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience include:

  • Advanced degree: Biology, Immunology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or other related fields
  • Past success with complex, high visibility, time sensitive projects
  • Ability to quickly learn and understand state-of-the-art lab equipment
  • Experience with statistical tools for data analysis

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

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:

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Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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