Flow Cytometry Specialist

Job Details
Institution: Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
Keyword Names: Academic/Research, Core/Shared Resource Laboratory, Clinical/Diagnostic
Address
Line 1: Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
City: Houston
Country: United States

Job Description

Flow Cytometry Specialist

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, Houston, USA

Overview

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is an 881-bed quaternary care academic medical center that is a joint venture between Baylor College of Medicine and CHI St. Luke’s Health. Located in the Texas Medical Center, the hospital is the home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962 by Denton A. Cooley, MD. The hospital was the first facility in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the award five consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke’s also has three community emergency centers offering adult and pediatric care for the Greater Houston area.

Responsibilities

As a Flow Cytometry Specialist you will be responsible for ensuring competence of the clinical, technical and scientific aspects of Hematology, Coagulation and Flow Cytometry. Provide accurate, efficient and cost effective testing of patient samples to aid in diagnosis and treatment of disease. Provides technical expertise to Baylor St. Luke's Laboratory and other regional or Texas division institutions. Join our lab team today!

Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology or equivalent science degree in the biological sciences

Minimum Experience:

  • Five (5) years of intermediate clinical laboratory experience in a high-complexity hospital or commercial laboratory performing Flow Cytometry and 8-color analysis.
  •  Two (2) years’ experience in technical development of methods and software applications and DIVA software, gating and analysis of data.

Minimum Knowledge:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of regulatory requirements.
  • Advanced experience establishing, writing and maintaining SOPs for validation, implementation, quality control, proficiency testing, patient testing and specimen handling and processing.