Sr. Systems Validation Scientist (Flow Cytometrist)
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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.
BD Biosciences is seeking aflow cytometristwho is excited to apply their flow application experience to the development and testing of new flow cytometry cell analysis systems. This role may also work on the development and testing of multiomic systems offering an array of RNA and protein assays. No experience with validation testing or product development needed.
Play a critical role on cross-functional product development teams by representing the customer experience. Work with customers to gather critical data that will guide validation testing of products. Assist with usability testing to ensure our products are easy to use and meet user needs. This role will be working on research-use-only flow cytometer analyzers, sorters, and/or multiomic analysis systems. You will translate your experiences using flow and multiomic systems into product requirements and testing for the next generation systems or improvements to current systems.
Primary duties include:
Lead the definition, design, and execution of validation activities throughout product development. This includes authoring test plans, protocols, reviews, and reports.
Represent the department on collaborative projects by elevating customers need and product quality
Exercise independent judgment and apply solution thinking, problem solving, and troubleshooting
Conduct representative sample prep, flow cytometry, and multiomic experiments to test products
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of customer workflows, scientific advancements in flow cytometry, and the competitive landscape
Interface between customers and developers/testers by translating customer needs into product requirements and testing workflows
Mentor and support more junior members in understanding user workflows and validation
Raises top issues by providing clear, well-structured, high-level updates
B.S. in Immunology, Cell Biology, or related field
5 years’ experience in flow cytometry in academic research, pharma industry, contract research organizations, or other relevant industry
Minimum of 2 years hands-on experience operating and troubleshooting flow cytometers
Experience with sample prep and experiment design for multi-parameter flow cytometry applications
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate with others in a multi-disciplinary team
Should be self-directed with effective time management skills
Excellent listening, written, and oral communication skills
Willingness to travel up to 10% (global) to client sites (pending COVID regulations)
MS or PhD degree in Immunology, Cell Biology or in a related subject area with equivalent combination of education and experience
Strong knowledge of flow cytometry and multiomic applications
Experience as a flow cytometry core lab operator is highly desired
Experience with product development or medical device regulatory standards
Why join us?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.
You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.
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Employment at BD is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are or will be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.
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Primary Work LocationUSA CA - San Jose
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