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Biochemist 2

Job Description

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

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. Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as a Biochemist 2.

The Immunoassay development group has an immediate opening for a Biochemist 2. The main objective of this position is to provide a variety of laboratory procedures such as troubleshooting of technical problems, analysis of assay performance, assessment of assay robustness and stability studies support for essential R&D activities. The position in based in Tarrytown, NY and will report to a Manager in an Assay Development group in the Lab Diagnostics Division of Siemens Healthineers.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Biochemist 2, you will be responsible for:

  • You will provide support in a wide variety of semi-complex technical assignments such as preparing buffer.
  • You will participate in conducting semi-complex tests or investigations pertaining to the development of new designs methods, materials, or processes and investigates possible application of results.
  • You will obtain, correlate, and analyze technical information needed to accomplish semi-complex tasks.
  • You will provides support in preparing reports, charts, graphs, and other documents.
  • You will participate in developing designs for a variety of products, processes, and components.
  • You will assist with laboratory and equipment maintenance as well as laboratory safety.
  • You will assist with ordering chemicals and supplies.
  • You will write reports on a monthly basis, oral presentations on a bi-weekly and quarterly basis. You will take part at the knowledge exchange with our R&D team to improve and further develop our products and software solutions

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, as the candidate, should have a good grasp of knowledge and principles of immunoassays and development process.
  • You should have strong experience in developing in-vitro diagnostic assays.
  • You should have broad chemistry/biochemistry knowledge of buffer systems, enzymes, surfactants, preservatives and statistical analysis and design of experiments.
  • You should be able to provide demonstrated ability to communicate clearly technical information both verbally and in writing.
  • You must be hands-on, willing to perform laboratory experiments to execute to plan. This position involves handling potentially biohazardous serum and plasma from human and animal sources.

Required skills to have for the success of this role

  • MS/MA or a BS with minimum of 4+ years of relevant industry experience in Life Sciences, Medical Devices, or Diagnostics preferred.
  • Knowledge and/or experience in the field of chemiluminescence and immunoassays is preferred but not required
  • Must have permanent work authorization to work in the USA and preferably be local to the Tarrytown, NY office (50 miles or less)

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.



Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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