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R&D Scientist
Thermo Fisher Scientific

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 23.2.2021

Job Title: R&D Scientist

Location: Vantaa, Finland

Requisition ID: 146179BR​

Fixed Term Assignment: From 04/2021 to 09/2022

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $25 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them. Our global team of more than 75,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and Patheon. For more information, please visit www.thermofisher.com.

About Finland

Our Finland locations include Vantaa and Joensuu, employing over 900 professionals supporting functions such as production, instrument and reagent manufacturing, R&D, marketing, sales, quality, administrative support and supply chain. We hire experts in different fields including engineering, chemistry, microbiology and bioinformatics. Our Vantaa site develops pipettes and microplate instruments and develops and manufactures clinical chemistry and industrial chemistry analyzers, laboratory automation solutions and food safety kits. It is conveniently located close to the Vantaankoski railway station. Please read more about Finnish sites, innovative work and collaborative colleagues at https://jobs.thermofisher.com/global/en/finland.

Take a look how our software professionals in Finland are enjoying our innovative work atmosphere and the role they are playing in helping humankind: https://youtu.be/wDm4NLxq3nI

How will you make an impact?

Thermo Fisher Scientific is currently recruiting R&D Scientist (Maternity/Fixed Term Contract) to join the Research and Development department based in Vantaa, Finland. The R&D Scientist will be part of the assay V&V team responsible for assay verification work (planning, testing, data processing, reporting).

You will work as part of the Clinical Mass Spectrometry (CMS) R&D diagnostic team and participate in verification and validation of LC-MSMS based applications for Cascadion SM analyzer.

We are looking for a proactive, self-driven, result oriented team player. You enjoy working with high technology products. You want to develop yourself and the way of working. We offer motivating tasks in innovative working environment.

Key responsibilities:

• Planning, performing, data processing and reporting of verification and validation (V&V) studies to create performance data for In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) LC-MSMS quantification methods on Cascadion SM Clinical analyzer.

• Execution of V&V studies according to project timelines to ensure timely delivery of the new applications.

• Creating and maintaining accurate data records according to regulatory requirements (e.g. European and FDA medical device regulations), standards and guidelines. Comply with relevant GLP requirements and Quality Systems Requirements including relevant Standard Operation Procedures (SOP) and Work Instructions (WI).


• Master’s degree (M. Sc.) or higher with several years of experience in clinical chemistry, biochemistry, analytical chemistry, or related field is essential.

• Experience in In Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) Device projects preferably with commercial IVD diagnostics method verification and validation.

• Working experience on a highly regulated field

• Previous experience with LC-MSMS technology is a plus.

• Excellent time-management, planning and organization skills to handle and efficiently manage high workload and meet timelines.

• Strong computer skills and experience in MS Office package

• Strong communication and inter-pers

Please send in your application, including a cover letter, CV and salary request in English. Please apply via http://jobs.thermofisher.com/ Reference: 146179BR​. Please apply as soon as possible, the position will be filled as soon as suitable candidate is found.

If you have questions about Thermo Fisher Scientific and/or the position - please contact Sirpa Riistama-Laari Senior Manager, Diagnostics Specialty Diagnostics Group on sirpa.riistama-laari@thermofisher.com

Recruiter is John Kirtley @john.kirtley@thermofisher.com

About us:

Each one of our 75,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. It’s not just a career, it’s a chance to realise your best – professionally and personally.

Join us and contribute to our mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer: http://jobs.thermofisher.com