Engineer Flow, Mass and Imaging Cytometry - AC1022

The candidate will work as an Engineer in the National Cytometry Platform (NCP). S/he will mainly be responsible for:  1/ The Development of cell-based assays having flow, mass, and imaging cytometry as read-out; 2/ Support users in performing optimal cytometric experiments for their specific projects (e.g., panel design, protocol optimization, acquisition, and data analysis); 3/ Support the NCP team in maintaining the equipment and performing the necessary quality controls
Rue Louis Rech 1, Entrée B, Dudelange L-3555, Luxembourg
20/10/2022 10:13:12
Key Accountabilities
  • Develop cell-based assays for immune monitoring studies
  • Implement validation strategies for cell-based assays
  • Maintain the equipment inside the facility and perform the necessary quality controls
  • Evaluate and troubleshoot problems
  • Assist the user of the core facility in experimental design/protocol development, data acquisition
  • Assist with analyzing and presenting the data using the different available software (Diva, FlowJo, Infinicyt, FCAP, Cytobank, R, Ideas, Prism, Tableau Desktop, …)
  • Endorse the ISO9001 quality management system
  • Keep updated with the latest relevant developments in the field of cytometry. Being active in the flow community by participating in public forums and congress
     
KEY SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
  • Master/Engineer Diploma or higher in Biotechnology, Biology, or Biomedical sciences.
  • Practical experience in the following areas: flow cytometry, mass cytometry, imaging cytometry, cell sorting, immunology, oncology, bio-medical research
  • Hands-on experience with cell based assays and operating flow analyzers
  • Ability to report experimental results verbally and in written form
  • Self-driven motivation, service oriented, sense of initiative, ability to work independently and meet responsibilities without continuous supervision
  • Good verbal communication skills and being able to interact successfully with a broad range of individuals
  • Fluent command of English. Knowledge of another language of the European Union is an asset.

IN SHORT...

  • Contract type:       2-5 years fixed term contract
  • Work hours:            Full time
  • Location:                 Dudelange/Esch sur Alzette
  • Start date:              January 2023
  • Salary:                      In line with our collective labour agreement
  • Ref:                           VD/EFMIC1022/AC/BIOSERV



HOW TO APPLY

Applications including a cover letter and a  curriculum vitae should be sent before 30 November 2022 through our website via the apply button below.
Please apply ONLINE formally through this web page.
Applications by email will not be considered.

All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, race, disability, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.