Website Abcam Plc
Company : Abcam Plc
Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey in the field of In Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) at our cutting-edge Waltham site? Abcam, a global leader in life sciences, is seeking an Associate Scientist/Scientist to join our newly established IVD team. If you are passionate about developing innovative IVD products for the pathology market and are well-versed in ISO13485 guidelines and immunohistochemistry best practices, we want to hear from you!
Role and Responsibilities:
As an integral part of our R&D function reporting to the Validation & Technical Quality Department, you will be responsible for:
Developing and optimizing immunohistochemistry (IHC) assays using Dako and Leica Bond Rx automated systems.
Troubleshooting standardized concentration assessment experiments using Nanodrop, ELISA, or equivalent procedures.
Conducting Quality Control (QC) evaluations of IHC slides using Leica Aperio AT2 scanner.
Maintaining meticulous records of all experimental testing data and slide evaluation results in accordance with in-house SOPs and ISO 13485 standards.
Collaborating closely with the validation and technical quality team, while effectively communicating with cross-functional teams and external stakeholders.
Identifying and addressing areas of improvement in the IVD product development process.
Ensuring the maintenance of laboratory equipment, inventory supplies, and proper disposal of biohazardous waste.
Taking a leadership role in investigations related to nonconformance or CAPA investigations.
Adhering strictly to Laboratory SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) and working within Abcam’s EHS (Environment, Health, and Safety), Ethical, and Quality standards.
Join Abcam’s passionate and dynamic IVD team, and contribute to the development of groundbreaking diagnostic products that make a difference in the field of pathology. This is your chance to be a part of a forward-thinking company that values innovation, collaboration, and excellence.