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  • Research Associate/Senior Research Associate, Assay Development

    Location: San Jose, CA

    The Accellix Assay Development team is looking to recruit a Senior Research Associate to help develop custom flow cytometry assays in partnership with many leading pharmaceutical companies, as well as to expand our catalog of off-the-shelf assay kits. The candidate should bring to the table relevant experience, enthusiasm for having a tangible impact on cell therapy, and a collaborative and down-to-earth attitude.

    Responsibilities

    • Work with scientists on the team to develop and qualify flow cytometry assay panels, including antibody titrations, formulation optimization, protocol optimization, and verification of expected cell subset frequencies and counts
    • Work with cross-functional teams to integrate assays onto the Accellix platform, and ensure assay requirements are met
    • Follow good manufacturing practices (GMP) in lab, clearly document experimental procedures and results, and assist team in maintaining inventory of lab supplies and reagents
    • Participate in drafting and editing protocols for assay kit manufacturing and QC, and in tech transfer to the manufacturing team
    • Present updates on projects and initiate brainstorming/troubleshooting discussions within the team and to external customer audiences.
    • Promote a strong working relationship with others in the lab, facilitate open communication, proactively identify and address issues, and support other team members to meet deadlines and manage shifting priorities

    Required Qualifications

    • B.S with 3+ years or M.S. with 1+ years of assay development experience in a diagnostic or pharmaceutical setting.
    • Experience with experiment design and execution of flow cytometry assays, including antibody titrations and optimizing and troubleshooting multicolor assays.
    • Experience with flow cytometry data analysis using FlowJo or similar analysis software
    • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects, meet goals in a timely fashion, communicate delays and escalate challenges immediately.
    • Ability to design, execute, and analyze experiments with minimal oversight.
    • Prepared to be highly engaged, both within the team and within the company.

    Desired Qualifications

    • Experience with generating and optimizing compensation matrices to address fluorescence spectral overlap in multiparametric flow data.
    • Familiarity with common biomarkers found on leukocytes, and/or familiarity with cell-based therapies and cellular engineering.
    • Experience with product development and/or instrument automation in an industry setting.
    • Experience with assay transfer to internal or external collaborators.
    • Experience with good documentation practices (GDP) and with drafting and reviewing documents such as SOPs and development reports.
  • Scientist/Senior Scientist, Assay Development

    Location: San Jose, CA

    The Accellix Assay Development team is looking to recruit a Scientist/Senior Scientist to help develop custom flow cytometry assays in partnership with many leading pharmaceutical companies, as well as to expand our catalog of off-the-shelf assay kits. The candidate should bring to the table relevant experience, enthusiasm for having a tangible impact on cell therapy, and a collaborative and down-to-earth attitude.

    Responsibilities

    • Lead projects to develop and qualify flow cytometry assay panels, including antibody titrations, formulation optimization, protocol optimization, and verification of expected cell subset frequencies and counts
    • Coordinate activities with junior members on the team, and work with cross-functional teams to integrate assays onto the Accellix platform, ensuring assay requirements are met
    • Provide guidance to our software engineers for development of custom auto analysis software
    • Present updates internally on projects and initiate brainstorming/troubleshooting discussions within the team
    • Represent the assay development team for project-specific discussions with external customers
    • Establish and adhere to development timelines, and identify risks to achieving milestones
    • Follow good laboratory practices (GLP) and design control policies, and generally maintain thorough documentation of experimental procedures and results
    • Participate in drafting and editing protocols for assay kit manufacturing and QC, and in tech transfer to the manufacturing team
    • Promote a strong working relationship with others in the lab, facilitate open communication, proactively identify and address issues, and support other team members to meet deadlines and manage shifting priorities

    Required Qualifications

    • PhD with 2-4 years of assay development experience in a diagnostic or pharmaceutical setting pharmaceutical setting
    • Experience with experiment design and execution of flow cytometry assays, including antibody titrations and optimizing and troubleshooting multicolor assays
    • Experience with flow cytometry data analysis using FlowJo or similar analysis software
    • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects, meet goals in a timely fashion, communicate delays and escalate challenges immediately
    • Ability to design, execute, and analyze experiments with minimal oversight
    • Prepared to be highly engaged, both within the team and within the company

    Desired Qualifications

    • Experience with generating and optimizing compensation matrices to address fluorescence spectral overlap in multiparametric flow data
    • Familiarity with cell-based therapies and cellular engineering
    • Experience with product development and/or instrument automation in an industry setting
    • Experience with assay transfer to internal or external collaborators
    • Experience with good documentation practices (GDP) and with drafting and reviewing documents such as SOPs and development reports

    This position requires work in the lab. Must be able to travel to the office daily.

  • Scientific Sales Representative, East Coast US

    Location: New York, NY

    Accellix, a Silicon Valley-based company offering a disruptive flow cytometry solution for Cell Therapy QC, is looking for a Scientific Sales Representative to assist the sales team to drive new business.

    The Scientific Sales Representative will be assigned to cover the Accellix Platform, which includes the Accellix Flow Cytometry Instrument, Cartridge-based assays, and related services. This position will be primarily responsible for managing day-to-day operations at existing accounts, developing and nurturing a pipeline of immuno-oncology and cell therapy prospects in small, mid-size, and large biotech/pharma globally. The Scientific Sales Representative manages inquiries by phone and or email, identifies target accounts decision-makers, sets up appointments for corporate field sales, and reports results on each. Will be required to proactively initiate and manage cold-call activities into a target list of accounts, warm calls for trade shows, and other incoming lead sources. The Scientific Sales Representative must be able to identify and qualify opportunities, build trust and credibility, deliver a clear and compelling message, uncover initiatives and gain commitment from prospects to engage with Accellix.

    Responsibilities

    • Uncover and target new opportunities and follow up on leads generated during conferences and tradeshows
    • Assist in managing inquiries from existing accounts related to sales, marketing, and technical support
    • Helps coordinate FAS activities (demos, installs, troubleshooting, repairs) both internally and with customers
    • Provides weekly updates on activities and sales forecasts, commercial outreaches, and lead qualification to Manager
    • Leverage available resources, including existing networks and marketing activities to identify/qualify prospects
    • Identify opportunities to cross-sell existing assays and upsell within organizations
    • Contribute to the sales cycle in coordination with the Sales Manager related to each account’s specific needs and growth plans

    Preferred Qualifications

    • 2-4 years of sales experience within the Life Sciences industry
    • B.S. or greater in Life Sciences strongly preferred, individuals with a degree in business will also be considered
    • Experience with major CRM platforms (Oracle, Salesforce, Dynamics, etc.)
    • Has basic understanding of Flow Cytometry and/or Cell Therapy Industry
    • Has excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Must be customer-focused
    • Highly organized and detail-oriented
    • Must be a self-starter and possess a hunter mentality to capture new business opportunities
    • Able to understand the sales cycle with emphasis on handling objections and closing

     

  • Process Engineer III

    Location: San Jose, CA

    Accellix is searching for a seasoned process engineer to join our operations team in our San Jose Location. This person will lead in the transfer of products from development to manufacturing by ensuring that all processes and equipment are installed and qualified for production to meet ISO13485 standards. This individual will operate as local production process and equipment subject matter expert.

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    Leads technology and product transfer efforts for new processes and product introduction from development to manufacturing
    Leads risk assessments, verification and validation of product, equipment and processes
    Develop and maintain the master validation plan and validation traceability matrix (“VTM”)
    Develop and translate validation/user requirements into validation strategy in conjunction with development, quality, and operations organizations
    Generate protocols and reports for design qualification, system verification, installation qualification, operational qualification, performance qualification
    Executes validations and documents validation results in final reports
    Perform data entry and statistical analysis of data collected during validation activities
    Ensures that validations are documented using Good Documentation Practices and completed in compliance with ISO13485 Standards
    Identify, procure, and install equipment to improve process and production capabilities
    Modifies methodologies and procedures, ensuring continuous improvement
    Train and support operators on new procedures, processes and changes
    Provide process engineering support in quality system audits

    QUALIFICATIONS

    Minimum 8 years of product development, process development, process engineering, manufacturing engineering, validation or product transfer with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Biotechnology, Chemistry, or Biology or Master’s degree with 4 years or PhD degree with 2 years
    Experience in product development, process development, process engineering, manufacturing engineering, validation or product transfer in a medical device or invitro diagnostic reagent manufacturing environment.
    Strong ability to plan, prioritize and manage complex and conflicting activities in a timely manner;
    In-depth knowledge of ISO13485 requirements from development through commercialization of products
    Work independently and on project teams
    Attention to detail, perform critical analysis of situations and provide recommendations.

  • Program Manager

    Location: Jerusalem, Israel

    Accellix Mission

     

    Personalized, cell-based therapy is emerging as a paradigm-shifting strategy in healthcare.

    To harness the potential of cutting-edge cellular engineering, stringent process controls must be put into place that monitor and measure critical parameters of the cell product at every step, from patient sample acquisition to drug product release. In essence, the process is the product.

    Accellix offers a streamlined flow cytometry workflow solution that couples dried ambient-stable reagents, automated cell sample preparation and data acquisition within a single-use microfluidic cartridge, and customized auto analysis. The combination results in robust multiparametric analysis with ‘mix and read’ simplicity, enabling standardized process controls for our cell and gene therapy customers.

    See more information about the company here: https://www.accellix.com/

     

    For the Jerusalem office, we are seeking to recruit a Program Manager to guide our platform’s HW & SW design projects.

     

    Summary of Role

    The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, driven, and a highly organized Program Manager, with strong communication, project management and leadership skills, to drive the development, integration and commercialization of Accellix’s products.

    The selected individual must be capable of working collaboratively with project teams from various functions to successfully drive the new product to market, under aggressive timelines.

    This candidate must have a strong product development, preferably background in biotechnology, a track record of working under a product development process phase gate environment, and experience in developing and commercializing products.

    Responsibilities

    • Act as program leader to drive large project teams in developing program scope, dependencies, timelines, and resource plans
    • Builds collaborative relationships with both internal and external stakeholders
    • Thrive in a start-up, rapidly growing company environment
    • Work closely with functional line managers and project teams to resolve issues, facilitate trade-off decisions, and escalating resource conflicts/gaps
    • Report status to management, including ownership of phase gate reviews
    • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

    Qualifications

    • Project management certifications desirable
    • 2+ years managing multiple or complex product development projects
    • Outstanding leadership, teamwork, and communication skills
    • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams
    • Experience in biotechnology or medical device industries is a plus
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Experience with ISO13485 is a plus

    Education Requirements

    • A bachelor or higher degree

    Please contact: office@accellix.com

  • Electronics Engineer

    Location: Jerusalem, Israel

    Accellix Mission

     

    Personalized, cell-based therapy is emerging as a paradigm-shifting strategy in healthcare.

    To harness the potential of cutting-edge cellular engineering, stringent process controls must be put into place that monitor and measure critical parameters of the cell product at every step, from patient sample acquisition to drug product release. In essence, the process is the product.

    Accellix offers a streamlined flow cytometry workflow solution that couples dried ambient-stable reagents, automated cell sample preparation and data acquisition within a single-use microfluidic cartridge, and customized auto analysis.

    The combination results in robust multiparametric analysis with ‘mix and read’ simplicity, enabling standardized process controls for our cell and gene therapy customers.

    See more information about the company here: https://www.accellix.com/

    For the Jerusalem office, we are seeking to recruit an Electronics Engineer to handle our platform’s electronics design projects.

    Summary of Role

    The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, driven, and a highly organized Electronics Engineer, with strong PCB Digital & Analog design skills.

    The selected individual must be capable of working collaboratively with teams from various functions to successfully drive the new product to market, under aggressive timelines.

    Responsibilities

    • Selects new parts, taking into consideration obsolescence, availability, and cost
    • Recommend design modifications
    • Carries out detailed electronic circuit design, including simulation and design verification
    • Testing of the new design.
    • Carries out PCB layout of designs using Altium Designer software.
    • Show initiative and keeping up with advancements in Electronics.
    • Help with field support
    • Work closely with project teams to resolve issues

    Qualifications

    • 1+ years of professional experience with embedded digital electronics design
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Outstanding leadership, teamwork, and communication skills
    • Experience in biotechnology or medical device industries is a plus
    • Practical experience with embedded design software is a plus
    • Willingness to work overtime if required

    Education Requirements

    • Requires bachelor’s or higher in Electronics Engineering discipline

    Please contact: office@accellix.com

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