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Biochemist 1 - Technical Operations

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 Biochemist 1 – Technical Operations.


This position includes the handling of all types of materials, including hazardous and DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) controlled materials.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a  Biochemist 1, you will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the Technical Operations department through the implementation of changes to existing Atellica IM and ADVIA Centaur assays, components and processes. Assay portfolio focus includes Infectious Diseases, Oncology, Anemia, Allergy, and Reproductive/Steroid.
  • Leading projects throughout the project life cycle
  • Coordinating with other departments and Siemens Healthineers sites in support of product design and process changes
  • Leading projects related to raw material qualification and vendor sourcing
  • Coordinating and carrying out root cause investigations and implementing corrective and preventive actions (CAPA)
  • Creating and participating in the design of experiments (DOE) as part of validation and verification activities
  • Writing compliance documentation associated with technical investigations, data analyses, and experimental conclusions
  • Working in the laboratory running Atellica, Centaur, and CP instrumentation with serum and other biological fluids of human and animal origin


Sign-On Bonus Eligibility:  External new hire candidates only

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

  • BS in Medical Technology, Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry
  • 3 + years job related experience
  • Experience working on design and/or process change project
  • Experience leading change projects related to alternative supply chain
  • Strong work ethic, excellent written and communication skills
  • Must be flexible and demonstrate the ability to switch priorities to meet business needs
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Must pass a Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) background check.


Siemens Healthineers has recently announced the next steps in our continued commitment to prioritize colleague health, comply with customer/business partner requirements, and help preserve our business continuity.  Going forward, please be aware that Siemens Healthineers requires full vaccination for COVID-19 for our U.S. employees, contractors, and business partners, where local conditions allow, who:

1) Are customer-facing (e.g., those required to visit a customer/business partner site or interact in-person with customers at any conference or meeting) OR

2) Come on-site, whether regularly or occasionally, at any Siemens Healthineers location.

(Note: Accommodations may be requested for certain medical or religious reasons)


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.

Why you’ll love working for Siemens Healthineers

  • Be part of exciting and innovative projects that help solve some of the world’s most significant health problems.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education and technology, and sustainability, making a positive impact on communities.
  • Participate in our celebrations and social events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.

We are globally recognized as an Employer of Choice, but don’t just take our word for it. Here are some of our most recent awards and recognition:

·       Great Place to Work Certified 2021

·       Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality from the Human Rights Campaign

·       Best for Vets Employers by Military Times

·       Glassdoor Employer Rating: 4.0


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.



Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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