Scientist, Flow Cytometry
Location:
Rockville , Maryland
Posted:
October 23, 2017
Reference:
WD133148
Basic qualifications:
• BSc plus at least 10 years or MSc plus at least 3 years of experience in Flow Cytometry
• Ability to integrate her/his Flow Cytometry experience knowledge in decisions and recommendations
• Excellent communication skills, teamwork ability is mandatory, people management skills to interact with Users of the Facility
• Experience in bench-work science
• Fully understands the rationale and hypotheses for experimental designs
• Fluency in English
• Able to efficiently manage uncertainty, changes in priority and timeline restrictions.

Preferred qualifications:
N/A

Details:
Key member of diverse team of vaccine scientists to design, characterize, optimize, evaluate and select vaccine candidates, and support platform technology development

Responsibilities

• Contribute to design panel for multi-parametric analysis
• Perform multi-parameter flow cytometry for various cell phenotypes and assist in multi-parameter data analysis with minimal supervision
• Troubleshoot, maintain, and operate multiple flow cytometry analyzers and cell sorters
• Provide training, guidance, and assistance to new and existing users regarding protocols, assay design, instrument operation, data analysis and interpretation
• Collaborate and communicate effectively with colleagues and management in order to enhance the technical capabilities of the laboratory
• Oversee data management of all flow cytometry files and service requirements of all instrumentation to ensure smooth data workflows and minimal downtime of instrumentation
• Prepares detailed oral or written summaries of results with interpretation for projects/programs. Independently writes specific technical sections of internal and external reports

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