This is the job for you if want to be where your ideas will be central to world-changing and lifesaving products. Microbiology research is at the core of our company we are seeking an exceptional talent to join our team. We are seeking to add a senior member to our strong team of microbiologists. You will be a key contributor and critical to the success of the company; since this is a senior role, key responsibilities include:
• Working independently and as a member of a cross-functional team to support microbiology research and development
• Overseeing the development team executing analytical studies
• Providing team members with daily test plans, technical guidance, and training, as well as identifying resources needed to meet or exceed project goals
• Authoring and reviewing protocols, reports, SOPs, work instructions and other product related documents
The job includes experimental research and development and team management to create a cutting edge in-vitro diagnostic system. Experience in product development for medical diagnostics is a plus. Ideally you have proven expertise in planning and executing laboratory experiments, directing a team of microbiologists, data acquisition, and data interpretation. You have experience working within regulatory guidelines. Domain knowledge in the clinical studies is a definite plus. The job requires in-depth knowledge and proficiency in standard microbiological methods such as dilution and enumeration of microorganisms, stocking frozen strains, isolation and identification of pathogenic microorganisms, preparation and sterilization of culture media, aseptic techniques, components of culture media and impact on growth. You must be able to work in compliance with FDA and ISO guidelines in the regulated IVD arena.