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We are a growing community of thinkers and creators, dedicated to pursuing the fundamental truths of biology. We seek to empower and inspire our customers and each other to push limits and envision ever more creative answers to what if ?
As the industry pioneer in revolutionary single-cell technology, we are committed to enabling biological exploration at every level.
And if you’re into all that too, we’re ready to commit to you.
Fluidigm is looking for a highly-motivated Product Development Scientist to join our exciting mass cytometry team based in Markham, ON.
This individual will be a critical contributor to proteomics applications projects as an expert in suspension mass cytometry.
You will :
Develop an extensive and advanced understanding of the suspension mass cytometry platform.
Work within cross-functional teams to develop and test new and existing products.
Design and conduct laboratory experiments using the suspension mass cytometry platform for product development.
Possess independent technical leadership and decision making for scientific methods
Perform data analysis, prepare technical plans and reports and present at technical reviews, in accordance with design control principles.
Generate suspension mass cytometry data and analysis that may be used for marketing and / or training purposes.
Lead or contribute to the creation of technical and / or application materials (user manuals, application notes, white papers, technical notes, and presentations).
Maintain records to ensure a laboratory environment that complies with regulatory requirements (eg. ISO 13485), good laboratory practices, and standard operating procedures.
Work cross functionally to create and maintain records and work instructions for the transfer of products into manufacturing.
You have :
Require an advanced degree in life sciences, such as immunology; PhD is preferred.
Direct experience and expertise in flow cytometry and / or mass cytometry experimental execution and analysis is required.
A minimum of 5 years experience in flow cytometry and / or mass cytometry is desirable.
Skilled in troubleshooting flow or mass cytometry staining techniques and applications.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret scientific and technical reports, technical procedures, validation protocols and reports, operating instructions, and scientific publications.
Familiarity with Design Control, ISO13485 and / or regulatory environment is an asset.
Excellent organizational and communication skills to enable multi-tasking.
Strong technical writing ability.
Attention to detail is essential.
Independent thinker with excellent problem solving and interpersonal skills.
Collaborative attitude within and outside own discipline.
The ability to travel at least 10% of the time.
Ability to relocate to the Greater Toronto Area in Ontario, Canada.