VACANCY:
Senior R&D Scientist

With the digitalization of healthcare, there is a large increase in the demand for self-tests that can be conducted anywhere and at anytime. Being located at the leading edge of developing high-quality diagnostic self-tests, FindOut wants to meet this demand. With a drop of blood, an immunoassay lateral flow test, and the App, individuals can get access to more health data than ever before.

We have submitted our first self-test with the novel technology to authorities for CE-certification and started the development of our new in vitro diagnostic self-tests, which we would like you to be a part of as our Senior R&D Scientist.

You would be responsible for supervising the development and verification of lateral flow self-tests. As well as laboratory management to ensure the success of our development process. The role reports to the Head of Product Development.

We are looking for someone with a hands-on attitude with high responsibility in planning, execution and decision making. FindOut is run in a start-up spirit with great ambitions, which is why it is important that you are fast-paced, driven and solution-oriented.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan, design and execute experiments to test hypothesis for new biomarker feasibility into immunoassay tests
  • Plan product verification according to ISO 13485:2016
  • Support R&D team in daily lab activities
  • Laboratory management
  • Analyse and interpret data, evaluate results, draw conclusions, and determine future experiments in day-to-day product development activities
  • Cooperate with Head of QA & RA to ensure compliance with national and regional laws and regulations and fulfil requirements of applicable and relevant ISO standards
  • Generate SOP’s and INS’s as well VVQ protocols and reports according to ISO 13485:2016
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives

Qualifications:

  • BSc degree in a scientific discipline
  • Minimum 3 years of industrial experience in IVD development according to ISO 13485:2016 (mandatory)
  • Experience in immunoassay development
  • Experience in lateral flow POC devices
  • Good knowledge in data analysis and Microsoft Office
  • Fluent in English, verbally and in written
  • Ability to cooperate in a small group and share tasks
Other information: 
  • Start: immediately
  • Employment type: full time
  • Location: A Working Lab, Karolinska, Solna
  • Final application: interviews are ongoing

Does it sound exciting to develop and launch innovative medical technology products in the market and to be involved in developing a business with endless opportunities both locally and internationally?

CONTACT & APPLICATION

Ana Catarina Silva
Head of Product Development, FindOut Diagnostic AB

Send application to: ana@findout.se

About FindOut Diagnostic AB

FindOut’s vision is to make health data available on the individual’s terms through the development, manufacture and distribution of diagnostic self-tests in the European market. In the product portfolio, FindOut already has FindOut Celiac Test (rapid test for gluten intolerance).

www.findout.se