Siemens Newark, DE, USA
Aug 16, 2017
**Biochemist 2** Locations:Newark, Delaware Job Family: Research & Development Apply English (US) **Job Description** **Division:** Siemens Healthineers **Business Unit:** Laboratory Diagnostics **Requisition Number:** 212054 **Primary Location:** United States-Delaware-Newark **Assignment Category:** Full-time regular **Experience Level:** Mid level **Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree **Travel Required:** 10% **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. For more information, please visit: http://www.usa.siemens.com/healthineers **Job Description:** **Position Overview** Provides support in a wide variety of semi-complex technical assignments. Participates in conducting semi-complex tests or investigations pertaining to the development of new designs methods, materials, or processes and investigates possible application of results. Obtains, correlates, and analyzes technical information needed to accomplish semi-complex tasks. Provides support in preparing reports, charts, graphs, and other documents. Participates in developing designs for a variety of products, processes, and components. **Responsibilities** · Performs hands-on wet chemistry techniques to support assay development activities. · Laboratory work assignments which are typically a significant portion of a larger project. · Requires experience with patient sample preparation and handling, reagent preparation, and analytical and clinical instrumentation. · Requires proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel) and a PC platform. Familiarity with standard statistical software applications preferred. · Performs some tasks under direction of a more senior technical professional and some tasks independently. · Performs data analysis using standard statistical techniques to solve problems and makes sound design recommendations. · Assesses results for applicability, validity and conformance to design specifications, and prepares reports on work results. · Maintains lab notebooks and other written documentation. · Provide general guidance or train colleagues and/or lower level support staff. · Bachelor's degree with 3+ years in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Medical technology is required. **Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience** · BS/BA in related discipline, or advanced degree, where required, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Certification may be required in some areas. · Demonstrates a good grasp of knowledge and principles of field of specialization and applies through successful completion of assignments. Successfully applies knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of particular area of specialization. Typically 2-5 years of successful experience in related field and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above. Advanced degree MAY be substituted for experience, where applicable. Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States. Individual must possess a valid Driver's license in good standing. **Equal Employment Opportunity Statement** Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law. **EEO is the Law** Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm . **Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision** Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .