About Us: The Wyss Institute's mission is to transform healthcare and the environment by emulating the way nature builds. We harness the freedom of academia and the focus of industry in order to translate revolutionary technologies into commercial products and solutions. At the Wyss Institute, faculty from premier academic and clinical institutions, collaborate with staff scientists, postdocs, graduate students, industry experts, business development leaders, and entrepreneurs across disciplines to invent and de-risk new technologies that don't just succeed at making it to the market – they disrupt it. We support research that universities, companies, and venture capital firms don't fund because they view it as too risky. We prefer to use the word
What you'll need:
Bachelor's degree in cell biology, Bioengineering or related field
Four or more years of experience involving aseptic primary human cell culture and biology techniques, such as ELISA, qPCR, microscopy or related experience required. Advanced education may count towards years or experience
Master's degree and/or PhD in Cell Biology or Bioengineering preferred.
Experience in multiple primary cell types, specifically in human immune cell culture, will be strongly considered.
Immunology experience preferred.
Work experience in pharmaceutical or medical device companies will be a significant addition and will be strongly considered.
Experience with cell culture in microfluidic device/three dimensional cell culture/bioprinting is a plus.
Ability to work well independently and to collaborate with a multidisciplinary group is essential.
Proficient with personal computers and applicable software packages (Microsoft Office).
Experience in analysis software such as Prism, R, Imaris is a plus.
Experience in preparation of technical reports, journal articles and presentations.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 53040BR
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