Manager, Flow Cytometry Core

Location
Tarrytown, NY
Posted
Oct 15, 2018
Ref
13786BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary
The Research Flow Cytometry Core Facility seeks a highly skilled and motivated Flow Cytometry Manager. Responsibilities include overseeing a group of talented cytometry operators and specialist, expand ongoing educational outreach, be able to design/analyze and troubleshoot 20+ color flow cytometry panels, and help oversee 20+ cytometry instruments from multiple vendors. The candidate must have a firm grasp on instrument optimization and characterization methods, QC methods and instrument maintenance.

Responsibilities
1. Manage a team of operators and specialist.
2. Contribute and expand on cytometry educational outreach efforts.
3. Contribute to ongoing instrument characterization and optimization efforts.
4. Be able to sort when necessary.
5. Help troubleshoot assays and flow cytometry panels
6. Keep current on cytometry technologies and help implement them at the company.
7. Analysis of flow cytometric data.
8. Support maintenance of flow cytometry equipment. BD Symphony, FACSCanto, Accuri, LSR Fortessa, Fortessa X-20, Coulter CytoFLEX, CytoFLEX LX, an IntelliCyt iOue Screening System and an Amnis Image Stream Imaging Cytometer.

Requirements:
This position requires a minimum of a BS degree and 10+ years of experience. The candidate should have at least 5+ years of cytometry experience, ideally management experience. Additional requirements include:
- Knowledge of advance FACS principles
- Have a wide variety of flow cytometry experience.
- Previous experience operating a cell sorters and analyzers.
- Requires strong analytical problem solving experience.
- Experience with tissue culture helpful.
- Must be flexible and willing to perform flow cytometric duties that expedite and support scientific staff's flow cytometric goals and objectives.
- Ability to work alone or in a team environment.
- Must possess strong interpersonal skills.

Level will be commensurate with experience

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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