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Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific
Location: South San Francisco, CA
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech


Job Description

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of more than $20 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

How will you make an impact?
The capillary electrophoresis R&D group has an open position for a scientist to work on development of CE instrument systems and consumables for genetic analysis. This system integration group's purpose is to help develop and release great products, on schedule, with everything done correctly.

The ideal candidate should have a passion for product development, a proven track record of either developing or being a ‘power user' of complex scientific instruments, and be comfortable working on prototype instruments. In addition, applicants should have experience in developing and executing test plans, and writing plans, reports, and other documentation. Familiarity with general molecular biology techniques is required and knowledge of Sanger sequencing or fragment analysis via capillary electrophoresis is a plus. Experience developing products in a regulated environment would also be an advantage for this position. The day-to-day duties of this position involve cross functional interaction with engineers, software developers, scientists, and other disciplines, so candidates must have good verbal as well as written communication skills. It is expected that a successful candidate has strong troubleshooting skills, demonstrates attention to detail, is action oriented, and a team player.

How will you get here?

  • Bachelor's Degree required in molecular biology, biochemistry, bioengineering, chemical engineering, or related field. Masters or PhD preferred. Candidates with combination of education and/or experience will be considered.
  • Enthusiasm for product development, and suitable experience developing products from ideation to commercialization in a phase gate process.
  • Ability to innovate new product ideas and proven ability to work in a matrixed organization.

**Please note this position is not available for relocation assistance

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today!

If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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