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Staff Scientist, Norwood, Massachusetts

Created02/19/2021
Reference239206
CategoryResearch & Development
Job typeFull Time
CountryUnited States
StateMassachusetts
CityNorwood
Zip02062
SalaryCompetitive
Staff Scientist

Now's our time to inspire the future of healthcaretogether.

SiemensHealthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 yearsof experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicatedcolleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare.We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering highquality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across theglobe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services inthe areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics andmolecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This iswhat truly matters to us.

Joinour team now at Siemens Healthineers as a Staff Scientist.

This is a role well suited to an ambitiousprofessional looking for the next step in your career. As a Staff Scientistyou will be responsible for:

  • Utilizing your specialized chemistry and generalscientific knowledge and skills to lead several R&D projects developingstate of the art biosensor assays and accompanying processes for measurement ofanalytes in blood in a point of care setting.
  • Leading troubleshooting of complex scientificinvestigations and finding innovative solutions that keep Siemens' new productdevelopment projects competitive with other industry players, on time, and onbudget.
  • Providing continuous technical leadership andcoaching, and being a role model to junior scientists through demonstration ofsubject matter expertise along with high scientific rigor and advanced criticalthinking.
  • Delivering regular written and oral projectupdates to R&D colleagues and program stakeholders, and completingdeliverables to support the product development process.
  • Collaborating closely with other R&D personnel andwith Manufacturing during the design transfer process.


This position may suit you best if you are proficientwith
the below skills and would like to develop your career withHealthineers:

  • Experience and knowledge of biosensors is highlydesirable.
  • Advanced technical leadership skills in an R&Dsetting, and demonstrated success leading small teams of scientists developingnew assays and processes.
  • Self-motivated, passionate about science, and significantproject experience showing an ability to influence others.
  • Proven problem-solving ability through the use of DOE,5Whys, Ishikawa techniques etc.
  • Innovation-oriented and constantly seeking ways toimprove processes and efficiencies.
  • A team mindset and excellence in open, transparentcommunication, and superior presentation skills.

Skills required for success in thisrole:

  • PhD in ascience related discipline.
  • 8-10years' experience in a science/technical capacity in a medical device orpharmaceutical industry is desirable.
  • Expertin Microsoft Excel, Minitab, and other data analysis applications.
  • Excellentteamwork, communication, and interpersonal skills.


AtSiemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to agreater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-techindustry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of ourcommon purpose: To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacyof pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products andservices. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and thecompany to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the spaceto move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcareis delivered, visit our career site at https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/careers.

Ifyou wish to find out more about the specific before applying, please visit: https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/about.

Asan equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications fromindividuals with disabilities.

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Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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EmployerSiemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

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