Assay Development Scientist (M/F)
Job description

Join one of the most promising company in the Swiss Medtech environment

Abionic is committed to revolutionize the world of in vitro diagnostics with rapid universal point-of-care solutions, based on disruptive technology. Abionic offers the world of healthcare a novel point-of-care diagnostic tool and thereby fills patient’s unmet needs.

Abionic is a fast-growing company with ambitious objectives, a spin-off from EPFL and a proud member of Health Valley, located in the Lausanne area, Switzerland.

We are looking for an Assay Development Scientist to complete our team.

Your Tasks

To join our Assay Development Team we are looking for an Assay Development Scientist who is motivated to bring his/her expertise and experience to our company. Your tasks will be to take a leading role in the development of assays for our abioSCOPE point-of-care platform. In particular, you will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Manage immunoassay development and improvements projects as well as resources to meet deliverables and deadlines
  • Resource management and coaching of team members (e.g. Lab Technicians and Interns)
  • Design and execution of experiments and analysis of scientific data
  • Documentation of project activities in line with the company’s QMS and under the ISO 13485 standard
  • Write and emanate project reports to the stakeholders and supervisors
  • Organize project-related meetings with stakeholders
  • Work closely with the Marketing and Engineering departments on assay design input requirements, and technology improvement projects.

Your Skills

  • MSc in Life Sciences is a must, a Ph. D. is a plus, with 3+ years of relevant professional experience in industry
  • Experience in immunoassay development in line with ISO 13485 and/or FDA 21 CFR part 820 regulations
  • A good understanding of the IVD industry, in particular for point-of-care products
  • Scientific rigor in all research and development activities
  • Strong project and resource management skills. Result-oriented team player with excellent communication skills at all levels of the organization
  • Rigor, attention to details, dedication and sense of responsibility
  • Language requirements: English (Fluent), French is desired
  • She or he must be motivated to contribute to the development of highly innovative products as part of our talented and ambitious team.

We Offer

  • A challenging job in an exciting and fast-growing company,
  • Integration in a dynamic team,
  • A highly innovative environment,
  • An opportunity to improve healthcare.

Key Information

  • Starting date: Immediately.
  • Activity rate: 100%
  • Applicant must be holder of or eligible for a valid residence and work permit.
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