Company:  Confidential

Job Title: Sr. Manager FACS Core Facility

Job Number: 32344

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Job Description

  • Oversee daily operation and all aspects of the flow cytometry shared resources.
  • Apply flow cytometry and cell sorting technologies to address key research questions
  • Design and develop specialized methods and /or techniques to provide new protocols in cytometric procedures and assays
  • Lead in Flow cytometry support, daily QC, monthly maintenance, vendor service and preventative maintenance scheduling, instrument standardization, database management
  • Serve as a flow cytometry expert with in-depth technical knowledge for projects across R&D groups
  • Lead flow cytometry core facility with critical thinking and problem solving.
  • Train FACS users, conduct training sessions and/or workshops on basic and advanced techniques.
  • Make regular communication with R&D scientists on the usage, status, and performance of flow cytometry instrumentation
  • Document, summarize, and present analyses to internal and external stakeholders
  • BS with 10+ years or MS with 8+ years of experience
  • Prior experience in managing a core flow cytometry resource facility in an academic or industry setting
  • Exceptional technical background in biological sciences and complex flow cytometry assays with a demonstrated ability to interpret and evaluate FACS data
  • Familiar with Cytek Aurora Cytometry and BD FACSAria cell or Sony sorter is required
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and technical) and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills; Ability to tailor communication style to audience
  • A capable, results-driven team-player motivated by contributing to the company and its mission
  • Someone who thrives in a start-up environment and has a “roll-up your sleeves” attitude to achieve desired results
  • An empathetic and engaging individual who listens well, is responsive, and will develop strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders at all levels
  • Someone who desires to grow as a person, enjoys helping others grow, is willing to be the absolute best version of themselves through mentorship, hard work, and reflection


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