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This Flow Cytometry Scientist will be responsible for:
Collaborating with the Laboratory Directors to design, develop, implement and evaluate new areas of flow cytometry laboratory testing.
Determining the technical requirements for current and future laboratory operations through research, assessment of trends in hospital programs, and adapting testing based on the most contemporary methods available and emerging technologies.
Adapting and modifying technology for applications, processes, and systems to support clinical testing in the pediatric laboratory environment.
Applying systems thinking, problem-solving, debugging, and troubleshooting to generate innovative ideas to improve processes.
Providing analytical/technical leadership within the clinical laboratory, including troubleshooting and problem-solving.
Monitoring quality control systems, including corrective/remedial action, to assure compliance across analytical testing process.
Providing guidance and consultation in sustaining existing analytical methods and development and validation of new methods of high-complexity testing.
Developing policies, procedures, quality control systems to support the new areas of testing and communication materials as need arises.
Providing clinical consultation to ensure regulatory compliance for high-complexity testing and interpretation of questionable laboratory results and appropriate utilization of laboratory data.
Communicating the impact of design flaws through written reports and interactive discussions. Proposes, designs, develops, tests, implements, and documents improved testing methodologies.
Publishing and/or presenting findings in appropriate settings.
To qualify, you must have:
Required area of study: Biological Sciences, Chemistry or Medical Technology (Clinical Laboratory Sciences)
Broad and thorough range of advanced expertise in order to perform innovative and original clinical or scientific translational research at the highest levels.
Communication skills in order to persuade and negotiate with others on important matters.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
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Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Boston Children’s Hospital is dedicated to improving and advancing the health and well-being of children around the world through its life-changing work in clinical care, biomedical research, medical education and community engagement.
Boston Children's is ranked the number one pediatric hospital in the nation by U.S. News and World Report. It is home to the world's largest pediatric research enterprise, and it is the leading recipient of pediatric research funding from the National Institutes of Health. It is the primary pediatric teaching hospital for Harvard Medical School. Boston Children’s treats more children with rare diseases and complex conditions than any other hospital.