Research Associate III, Digital Pathology

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
San Mateo, California
Posting date: 05 Jun 2019

A vacancy has arisen for a Research Associate III, Digital Pathology with an internationally renowned pharmaceutical company, based in their California office. This organization is known for its solid commercial portfolio of life-saving drugs within a number of therapy areas, along with a growing pipeline of investigational drugs and an unmatched patient access program. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading pharmaceutical organization and support their innovative impact on the healthcare field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Developing, customizing, and executing high-throughput image analysis workflows and generating data presentations.
  • Conducting high-quality image-based data analysis and generating detailed reports to support internal decision making.
  • Evaluating and implementing new computational approaches in digital pathology to support understanding of histopathological endpoints.
  • Ensuring integrity and deadline-driven timely completion of analysis workflows, data package generation, and report submission.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Graduate degree (MS or PhD) in biological science/engineering or in a field related to signal/image processing, pattern recognition, and/or computer vision.
  • Programming skills and experience with one or more of CellProfiler, Fiji, OME, OpenCV, Aperio, HALO, Visiopharm, or Definiens is highly preferred.
  • Experience with whole-slide imaging in support of histopathology data collection and analysis is preferred.
  • Specific expertise in predictive modelling using statistical and machine learning methods is a plus.
  • Experience in manipulating and analyzing large internal, public and commercial datasets and with visualization is a plus.
  • Experience in deep learning and convolutional neural networks and its applications to image processing and computer vision is a plus.
  • Familiarity with cell biology and microscopy is a plus.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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