Biological Engineer / Biophysicist



August 28, 2014

The Company

TissueVision Inc. is a MIT founded company that develops tissue imaging and processing technologies for high-speed automated whole organ histological analysis. We are a small, dynamic company which is quickly growing and whose mission is to automate and streamline tissue imaging and analysis.

 Location: Somerville, MA

Job description

The successful candidate will work in a small team to scale our service and imaging capabilities and assist our internal R&D efforts. The employee will also be working with engineers to help build and deliver microscope systems to customers and will be expected to provide on-site technical support to our national and international customers so great communication skills and professional presentation is paramount. Further, this inter-disciplinary position will involve biochemical and biophysical expertise including tissue handling, multi-photon imaging, image processing, and data management.  The successful candidate will interact directly and report to senior management and scientists within the company. This is a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in biomedical imaging, product support and tissue analysis.

 National and international travel on short notice is required.

 Required qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Biological Engineering, Biophysics or related field
  • Good hands on technical and laboratory skills
  • Experience with fluorescence microscopy
  • Highly-organized, self-motivated, collaborative and creative
  • Excellent trouble shooting and problem solving skills
  • Excellent social and written communication skills and positive attitude

Preferred qualification

  • Previous experience in a small company
  • Previous experience in tissue labeling and staining techniques specifically immunohistochemistry
  • Previous experience in technical support 

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  • Company TissueVision
  • Contact Name Hiring manager
  • Email
  • Position Location Somerville, Massachusetts
  • Minimum Required Education Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum Preferred Education Master's Degree
  • Minimum Years Experience 2
  • Career Level Entry Level
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