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Scientist, Staff - Design Control

East Walpole, Massachusetts
Research & Development

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Laboratory Diagnostics
Requisition Number: 234196
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-East Walpole
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 20%

Division Description:

Division Description
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers’ needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.

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Job Description:

At Siemens Healthineers, we are passionate about enabling healthcare professionals to deliver high quality patient care, and to do so affordably.  A leading global healthcare company, Siemens Healthineers continues to strengthen our portfolio of medical imaging and laboratory diagnostics, while adding new offerings such as managed services, consulting, and healthcare IT services – as well as further technologies in the growing market for therapeutic and molecular diagnostics.
Siemens Healthineers develops innovations that support better patient outcomes with greater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence they need to meet the clinical, operational and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape.

Design Quality Senior Staff Scientist
Assist in designing and coordinating quality control systems that are tailored for specific product assays in LD. Work with R&D, Technical Operations, Manufacturing and Medical Affairs, to create a QC system ensuring that our products meet customer expectations, as well as regulatory, proficiency, and manufacturing requirements over the life of the product.
Create and implement best practices in quality control system development.
 Document these approaches for use in LD.
Assure long term sustainability of best practices for commercial product.
Participate in technical and design reviews to assure excellence in developing quality control release specs by the project teams.
Desired Qualities:
Reputation for excellence in Life Science or IVD Product Development.
Sound knowledge of data analysis and assay performance evaluations.
Understanding of statistics (regression and analysis of variance).
Ability to understand complex issues and translate into operable experiments and solutions leading to robust linkages between assay optimizations, design spaces and manufacturing release specifications
Ability to work independently and in project teams
Excellent communication skills (written and spoken)
Required Education:
PhD degree in the sciences and 5 years of experience or MS or BS with 10 years of experience, preferably in an IVD R&D environment. Experience with Immunoassay design desired.
Required Travel: ~50% (Tarrytown and Walpole)

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