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In-home real-time health tracker

Junior Biochemist - Assay Development

$45k – $70k • 0.01% – 1.0%
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Role and Responsibilities:
-Develop new assays and biochemical tests to identify health metrics for at home testing
-Collaborate in a team lab environment to optimize development standards and processes
-Research, development and execution to optimize assays for sensitivity and specificity

The person in this role will be a key member of the Vessel RandD Science Team. Working with our CSO, The BioChemical Engineer will develop, test, iterate, document and release assays targeting wellness indicators in urine, blood and saliva.

Needed Skills:
-Knowledge of Biochemistry and or Bioengineering
-Assay development and production for high volume and high accuracy
-Develop effective and efficient process and documentation
-Experienced in Quality Control and Testing
-Knowledge of regulatory requirements
-Creative problem solving
-Clear, effective communication
-Fast response times
-Organization and planning
-Attention to details

What technical knowledge do you need to perform in your role?
-Rapid assay development and manufacturing (Lateral flow, colorimetrics, serology)
-Knowledge of biochemistry lab development, test, and quality processes

-Ability to develop assays, test and interpret results to develop improvements to specificity and sensitivity
-Lab processes and procedures

-Management experience of lab teams

Qualifications (Must haves):
-BS Degree: Chemistry, BioChemistry, Chemical Engineering
-Experience in developing LFAs and other assay types, through production.
-Creative problem solving
-Small company or startup experience
-Clear communication and speaking skills

Qualifications (Nice to haves):
-Experience in a FDA regulated environment
-Quality control and process

Meet your team

People you would work with in this role
Founder Blo.om, Empyr.com, MOGL.com, MojoPages.com, ClientShop.com Mentor FoundersInstitute Board Member EvoNexxus

Christian Chasmer

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Partner and COO at health tech start up Vessel (www.VesselHealth.com). Founder Elevate Advisors and CC Solutions Author of Lose The Limits

Doug Lorenzen

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Partner at Moore Venture Partners, former Talespin VR, Daniel Plan, early cofounder at OpenEnglish.com, and lover of tech
Technology @Vessel Senior Software Engineer @Funny Or Die . Previously Co-Founder of @BigSho , Studio Tentpole

Vessel at a glance

In-home real-time health tracker

Vessel focuses on Healthcare, Health Care Information Technology, Personal Health, and Health and Wellness. Their company has offices in San Diego. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Vessel has raised $5.381M of funding; their latest round was closed on February 2020.

You can view their website at http://www.vesselhealth.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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