Applications Scientist, Tissue Imaging

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Hopkinton MA US
Dec 05, 2017
Jan 20, 2018
Organization Type
Full Time
Summary PerkinElmer is seeking an experienced Scientist to join our Quantitative Pathology Solutions - Phenoptics Services (QPS-PS), Tissue Imaging team at the Center for Personalized Health and Innovation (cPHI) in Hopkinton, MA. PerkinElmer enables staining with up to six antibodies utilizing our OPAL™ technology to provide unparalleled cellular/tissue imaging capabilities. QPS-PS is a dynamic team that develops multiplex OPAL™ panels for clients, then performs staining, imaging, and quantitative analysis of their samples. The QPS-PS Tissue Imaging team focuses on imaging of stained slides and image analysis.

The successful candidate will be collaborative and well versed in imaging and image analysis of immunohistochemistry (IHC) and immunofluorescence (IF) applications. Responsibilities:
  • Imaging and interpretation of staining results.
  • Analysis of stained slides using inForm® and other external programming languages.
  • Assess staining performance and report feedback to team for assay optimization.
  • Collaborate with other team members to accomplish specific task/team objectives within project timelines.
  • Accountable for meeting scheduled completion dates and for providing timely feedback when dates cannot be met.
  • Demonstrate proactive and original thinking in execution of tasks involved with all projects.
  • Exhibit excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Collaborate with internal R&D researchers to promote innovation and original thinking in execution of research tasks at a level equivalent to state-of-the-art in the industry.
  • May interface with clients to discuss image analysis results and data.