Scientist - Menlo Park, CA | Biospace
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Scientist

Akoya Biosciences

Location:
Menlo Park, CA
Posted Date:
9/14/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
Required Education:
Doctorate/PhD
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

Akoya Biosciences, Inc.
Located in Silicon Valley, we are a well-funded, early stage company working to commercialize a unique multiplexed imaging platform, CODEX. Our ground-breaking CODEX technology will ultimately improve our ability to treat and manage disease. We're looking for people who are passionate about enabling new discoveries and making a difference in people's lives. Come join us.

Job Description
We are looking for a highly-motivated individual with experience in pathology, cancer biology, immunology and/or imaging to join our team as a Scientist. This role would involve planning and organizing CODEX data collection projects, including analyzing tissue architecture and morphology, designing antibody panels and organizing data collection. The ideal candidate would have excellent communication and organizational skills and would be able to interact with customers and give presentations about the technical aspects of the CODEX technology.

Key Responsibilities
•   Analyze tissues using standard H&E and immunofluorescence assays and the CODEX platform.
•   Design antibody panels for the identification of key cell types and structural features within different tissue types.
•   Plan and organize projects involving CODEX data collection
•   Interact with customers
•   Draft technical research documents related to the CODEX technology

Requirements

Skills and qualifications
•   Ph.D. in pathology, cancer biology or related field
•   2+ years industry experience
•   Great communication skills
•   Strong writing skills
•   Expertise in pathology, cancer biology, immunology, cancer immunotherapy, imaging and technology development