Scientist II
Posted on 3/28/2024
Visby Medical

201-500 employees

Portable, rapid PCR testing for infectious diseases
Company Overview
Visby Medical is a leading medical diagnostics company that has developed a proprietary, instrument-free, single-use PCR platform for rapid testing of serious infections. The company's technology is unique in its ability to deliver accurate results within 30 minutes, significantly reducing the traditional 6-day wait time, thereby enhancing patient care and confidence. With a commitment to making infectious disease testing accessible and efficient, Visby Medical's portable PCR testing technology is a game-changer in the molecular diagnostics industry.
Hardware

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$530.5M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

San Jose, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

-15%
Locations
San Jose, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Lab & Research
Life Sciences
Physical Sciences
Requirements
  • B.S., M.S. and/or Ph.D.
  • Minimum 6 years of experience with a Bachelor's degree; minimum of 4 years with a Master's degree or Ph.D. with some experience preferred.
  • Proficient in basic laboratory skills and possess a strong knowledge for working with complex laboratory equipment and new product.
  • Expertise and knowledge of advanced principles in physical chemistry, chemical engineering, bioengineering or equivalent.
Responsibilities
  • Follow work instructions and properly document work forms as per Good Laboratory Practices.
  • Brings a set of skills to Visby in quantitative chemical processes applied to biolgical problems typically found in academic disciplines of chemical engineering, bio-engineering or physical chemistry.
  • Possess a strong ability to properly interpret experimental results and can independently make adjustments to experiments and/or studies as needed.
  • May provide expert opinion on new lab techniques and equipment.
  • Take ownership of a study or series of studies that requires extensive knowledge and the participation of cross-functional groups.
  • Maps out projects, sub-projects, and resources, and effectively communicates conclusions and plans to senior staff.
  • Use external resources, publications, and technical knowledge to anticipate or solve complex problems.
  • Provide technical guidance and is responsible for professional development of team members.
  • Make major contributions to scientific literature and conferences. Participate in the initiation and development of patent applications. Coordinate with external vendors on technical projects.
  • Other duties as assigned