Staff Scientist, Flow Cytometry

Job Overview:

Covance is looking for a Staff Scientist, Flow Cytometry to join our team!

Do you love to lead and mentor teams and thrive in a dynamic, high-paced environment? Are you interested in making an impact on drug development through your everyday work? Are you passionate about advancing your career while making a difference in patients' lives?

If you said yes to these questions and you are looking for a place where you can explore a multitude of career paths across the drug development spectrum, consider joining Covance as a Flow Cytometry Staff Scientists within Covance's Central Laboratory Services. This is a permanent, full time position based in our Greenfield, IN laboratory.

As a Flow Cytometry Staff Scientist you will serve as a corporate resource for flow cytometry and participate in Immunotoxicology EWG.You will research scientific literature and market needs and develop innovative solutions for our customers

In this position, you will:

  • Consult with clients and Covance colleagues to identify projects
  • Participate in pricing and business development discussions as needed
  • Perform quality review of experimental reports
  • Ensure client satisfaction with reports and services
  • Verify appropriate biological controls in experimental design
  • Identify and resolve quality issues and report issues to manager
  • Perform quality review of study reports.
  • Network with Covance colleagues at other sites and freely share ideas for flow cytometry and immunology service development
  • Provide scientific review and opinion for Covance and client studies.
  • Represent our laboratory team and department in cross-functional Covance meetings.
  • Ensure client satisfaction with communications and study reports
  • Prepare high quality scientific reports for internal and external oral presentation
  • Prepare scientific posters and manuscripts that demonstrate expertise and enhance the reputation of Covance in the scientific and client community.
  • Provide vision for long-term planning and laboratory growth
  • Read appropriate literature, consult experts in the field and research topics applicable to Covance and client needs
  • Monitor the discipline for new developments in techniques, technologies, and instruments
  • Participate in internal and external scientific seminars and training and network with external experts
  • Comply with regulatory guidelines, Universal Precautions and Covance Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) at all times.
  • Complete required training and maintain training records


What we're looking for in you:

Do the following statements sound like knowledge and experience that you can bring to Covance?
  • M.S. or Ph.D. in Biology, Immunology or related field required
  • A minimum of 5 years bench-level laboratory experience in flow cytometry (basic science, pre-clinical or clinical cytometry)
  • Some experience in cell based-assay: cell culture, PBMC isolation
  • Excellent Experience with Microsoft Office , Bio-stat, and flow cytometry data analysis software


Education/Qualifications:

Minimum Required:
  • M.S. or Ph.D. in Biology, Immunology or related field required


Experience:

Minimum Required:
  • 5 years bench-level laboratory experience in flow cytometry (basic science, pre-clinical or clinical cytometry)