Mentor and provide consultation to scientific and operational staff on technical issues.
Assists operational leaders with converting scientific theory into laboratory operational practices/capabilities.
Ensures the effective scientific performance of assays through regular monitoring and evaluation of the assays.
Collaborates with operational leaders to evaluate and assess new technology and new assay capabilities.
Contributes to long-term planning and technical policies of the department.
May provide technical training for scientific and operational staff.
Provides technical/scientific consultation to departments outside the lab (i.e., Project Management) to assist with client issues and problem solving
Effectively manages scientific vendor relationships to troubleshoot issues and improve capabilities.
Leads and sponsors major client visits.
Interacts with clients and prospective clients to discuss technical/scientific issues, ensure effective communication and maintain relationships.
Assists in marketing new capabilities
Regularly reads literature related to scientific area of expertise to remain current in knowledge.
Presentations to clients and professional groups.
Attend meetings, conferences, symposia, and seminars to promote CLS's capabilities with dedicated scientific area.
Ph.D. in scientific area of expertise (Oncology, preferred)
Five (5) years of experience within scientific area of expertise. Additional relevant experience may be substituted for education requirements above.
Highly skilled in conduction research, data interpretation, and writing reports.
Proven track record of analytical method development.
Skilled in performing scientific presentation and preparing scientific publications.
Knowledge of clinical laboratory automation, system software, Microsoft applications, and laboratory statistics.
Effective communications skills with technical staff business development staff, peers, and clients.
Addition to detail and interpretation of scientific data.
Demonstrated problem prevention, detection and resolution.
Experience in IHC/FISH testing
Experience with IVD IHC/FISH automated platform
Experience with multiplex IHC
Experience with digital analysis software
Focus on clients
Innovate and change
Develop self and teams
Work well with others
Gets it done
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