Siemens Biochemist, Sr in Tarrytown, New York

Biochemist, Sr

Locations:Tarrytown, New York

Job Family: Research & Development


English (US)

Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers

Business Unit: Laboratory Diagnostics

Requisition Number: 200171

Primary Location: United States-New York-Tarrytown

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: Doctorate Degree

Travel Required: 5%

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:

Specific Requirements

Desired Skills:

• Strong experience in developing in vitro diagnostic assays.

• Broad chemistry/biochemistry knowledge of buffer systems, enzymes, surfactants, preservatives, particle surface chemistry, statistical analysis, design of experiments and six sigma techniques.

• Effective team work, networking and ability to take initiative

• Must be hands-on, willing to perform laboratory experiments to execute to plan.


• Lead role in assay development projects from conception (sourcing raw materials) to completion (transfer to manufacturing and commercialization). Is responsible for overall success of the project.

• Deliver well-characterized and robust processes to Manufacturing.

• Conduct extensive lab work designing and executing experiments, and analyzing resultant data.

• Troubleshoot and resolve complex problems.

• Successfully define work flows, jobs, and reporting relationships to obtain optimum effectiveness.

• May develop departmental budgets and business plans for functional area.

• Identifies resource needs and may develop justification.

Position Requirements:

• Advanced Degree in Biochemistry or Chemistry, or related scientific discipline; Ph.D. strongly desired.

• A minimum of 5-8 years of relevant industry experience in Life Sciences, Medical Devices, or Diagnostics.

• Effective verbal and written communication skills, team work and ability to take initiative.

• Appreciation of process quality and specifications as a requirement for manufacturing

• Demonstrates understanding and application of supervisory approaches for work direction, motivation, performance management, and disciplinary action


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