Careers

Career Opportunities at Biomed Diagnostics

We are excited that you are interested in joining our team! 

We offer great health care benefits including medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability, and a 401K. We also provide a generous vacation plan along with paid holidays. 

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If your qualifications meet our needs, someone from our Human Resources team will be in contact with you. 
 

Administration

Position Description

JOB TITLE: ERP Software Engineer/IT

DEPARTMENT: Admin

REPORTS TO: CEO

POSITION TYPE: Salary (exempt) Expected to work a minimum of 40 hours a week 8am-5pm.

 POSITION PURPOSE: You will be responsible for the design maintenance and implementation of our open source ERP (Odoo) for different internal and external projects related to our business activities. You will be the technical contact with our ERP contractor and responsible to manage all the interoperability of the ERP. You will also manage our internal IT, including servers, internet services and employee access.

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES: Core duties and responsibilities include the following:

  • Software validation of Odoo and monitoring its compliance (re-validation as needed)
  • Contribute to the development of Odoo by working with external provider and implement internal new modules as needed
  • Manage the software, internet and servers
  • Set-up new users and assign email and server access
  • Advise, coach, train the user and develop procedures
  • All other duties as assigned.
  • Attendance at all company meetings

SUPERVISORY RESONSIBILITIES:

  • No direct reports for this position.

 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Analyze needs, troubleshoot and able to work on problem solving solutions.
  • Open mind on new technologies and able to learn to implement, train and use them.
  • Team player - works with the rest of Biomed granting access and troubleshooting with a good attitude.
  • Written and oral communication
  • Self-motivated
  • Immaculate record-keeping and organization
Education

MINIMUM EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or relevant field.
  • 2-5 years IT or software experience
  • ERP system experience such as NetSuite, SAP, etc.

 PREFERRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

  • Knowledge of quality management systems (ISO 13485)
Salary
DOE
Special Notes
Please submit a cover letter and resume.


QMS

Position Description

JOB TITLE: QA Assistant

DEPARTMENT: QMS

REPORTS TO: QA Lead

POSITION TYPE: Hourly (non-exempt) Expected to work a minimum of 40 hours a week. The expectation of this position is to be present during business hours 8am-5pm.

POSITION PURPOSE: This position is responsible for assisting the QMS department in ensuring compliance to our ISO 13485 certified Quality Management System and applicable FDA, EU, USDA and International regulations.  Key elements of the system that this position will work in and maintain are Internal Audits, Document Control, Corrective Actions and Preventive Actions (CAPAs), Supplier Management, Control of Infrastructure, Training, and assistance with Management Reviews. Prepare ISO certifications and audits.

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES:

  • Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Maintenance of Biomed Quality Assurance processes by direct integration with purchasing, manufacturing, packaging & fulfillment personnel and processes;
  • Maintain CAPA Program: identify and manage CAPA’s, perform root cause analysis on issues, coordinate with other departments to come up with containment actions and solutions to issues;
  • Maintain and document systems improvement through CAPA system reporting;
  • Manage and maintain our Document Control System, electronic and paper:
  • Understand, review and continually improve both production quality processes and quality control processes;
  • Occasional customer service and technical assistance;
  • Maintain the supplier qualification and management processes, possibly including supplier quality audits at critical suppliers;
  • Expectation to contribute in other departments when time permits and as instructed by QA Lead. Examples: filing, answering phones etc.
  • Update and support electronic training records
  • Attendance at all employee meetings

SUPERVISORY RESONSIBILITIES:

  • No direct reports for this position.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Meticulous Attention to detail -– Accurate record keeping and GDP is essential for organization and maintaining a productive level of work output.
  • Problem Solving -– Identifies and resolves problems/potential problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations.
  • Project Management -– Communicates changes and progress; Completes projects on time.
  • Oral Communication -– Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions; Demonstrates group presentation skills; Participates in meetings.
  • Written Communication -– Strong GDP skills; Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Varies writing style to meet needs; Presents numerical data effectively; Able to read and interpret written information.
  • Ethics -– Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and honesty ethically; Upholds company’s organizational values.
  • Planning/Organizing -– Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Plans for additional resources; Sets goals and objectives; Organizes or schedules other people and their tasks; Develops realistic action plans.
  • Professionalism -– Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on commitments.
  • Quality -– Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work to ensure quality.
  • Attendance/Punctuality -– Is consistently at work and on time; Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent; Arrives at meetings and appointments on time.
  • Initiative -– Volunteers readily; Asks for and offers help when needed.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents in an English-dominant environment such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Education

MINIMUM EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:

  • High School diploma required; 2 years working experience in Quality Assurance in a manufacturing environment required; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Demonstrated experience with GMP/GLP/GDP standards
  • Basic mathematical competency, ability to apply concepts of (up to but limited to) basic algebra.

PREFERRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

  • Experience writing Quality System documentation including Procedures, Instructions, Forms, Plans, Protocols, and related documents.
  • Experience working in a regulated manufacturing environment; ISO 13485, ISO 9001,and/or FDA- 21CFR/Part 820, standard quality management systems
Salary
DOE
Special Notes
Please submit a cover letter and resume.


R&D

Position Description

JOB TITLE: Research and Development Scientist

DEPARTMENT: Research and Development

Reports To: Director of Research and Development

POSITION TYPE: Salary (exempt) Expected to work a minimum of 40 hours a week. The expectation of this position is to be present during business hours.

POSITION PURPOSE: As a Research Scientist at Biomed Diagnostics Inc., you will be a key contributor to the design, development, validation and quality control efforts involved in both new implementation and current production of in vitro medical device reagents (microbiology culture media) and IVD assays. You will manage specific laboratory and research action items (e.g., including but not limited to, controlled laboratory-based experimental study design and analysis) within R&D projects and report to the Director of R&D.  

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES: Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Communicate with other departments regarding design and investigation projects, quality, resources and regulatory issues
  • Keep current on issues regarding IVD & Medical Device design controls, microbiology, infections disease, quantity control, and risk management
  • Knowledge of industry-specific standards i.e. ISO 13485, FDA-QSR etc
  • Recording and analyzing data, presenting results to senior/other research staff, writing research papers/posters, business grants (SBIR/STTR), reports, reviews and summaries, demonstrating procedures, preparing funding applications/bids
  • Supervising junior staff including technicians, organizing product/materials testing, ensuring that the quality standards are met
  • Organize resources necessary for laboratory R&D testing including interface with budget and purchasing teams, performing maintenance of laboratory equipment
  • Travel to scientific meetings & workshops, oral presentations, publications of research findings in scientific or trade journals or assisting with other departments as needed
  • Benchwork required.
  • Attendance at all employee meetings

SUPERVISORY RESONSIBILITIES:

  • No direct reports 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:  

  • Strong ‘laboratory specific’ customer service skillset
  • Project organization
  • Writing and editing research projects
  • Computer skills and necessary mathematical abilities to perform unit conversions, necessary lab measurements and graphical lab data presentation functions
  • Excited by life science topics (e.g., microbiology, biochemistry, molecular biology, etc.), lifelong learning and continuing education opportunities relevant to job responsibilities
Education

MINIMUM EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in life science or related topic (e.g., molecular biology, microbiology, biology, chemistry, etc.) OR
  • 4+ years’ experience as a microbiology/molecular biology laboratory technician or research assistant with a strong understanding of nucleic acid-based assays and traditional diagnostic microbiology identification schemes relevant to parasitology, bacteriology, mycology or related (immunochemistry & serology)

PREFERRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

  • Master’s or PhD in life science or related topic (e.g., molecular biology, microbiology, biology, chemistry, etc.) AND
  • 4+ years’ experience in an academic or industry setting as an assay development and validation expert with a strong understanding of nucleic acid-based assays (PCR, real-time PCR, dPCR) and traditional diagnostic microbiology identification schemes relevant to parasitology, bacteriology, mycology or related immunochemistry & serology (ELISA, EIA etc.)
Salary
DOE
Special Notes
Please submit a cover letter and resume.

Position Description

JOB TITLE: Director of R&D

DEPARTMENT: R&D

REPORTS TO: Executive Director of Business Management

POSITION TYPE: Salary (exempt) Expected to work a minimum of 40 hours a week. The expectation of this position is to be present during business hours.

POSITION PURPOSE: Lead the development-to-commercialization and performance of directed research in new product introduction for molecular assays, immunoassays, and microbiological selective growth media.

 REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES: Core duties and responsibilities include the following:

  • Lead and supervise associate scientists in their daily operations and research in diverse biological areas
  • Develop and validate a menu of diagnostic molecular assays, immunoassays, and microbiological selective growth media for regulatory submissions
  • Design and perform research experiments to develop assays using DOE principles in conformance with design control regulations
  • Perform assay optimization, troubleshooting, and transfer of technology to manufacturing and QC
  • Develop QC tests for in-process, final assay reagents, and finished device
  • Facilitate verification and validation studies for the developed assays
  • Work with procurement to contact commercial vendors for sourcing and supplying of specific assay reagents and samples
  • Establish and manage external collaborations with academic and industrial scientists to validate established performance criteria critical to market success
  • Exercise extensive experience to independently design and facilitate complex experiments
  • Demonstrate a wide degree of creativity and latitude
  • Analyze and interpret large amounts of instrument data
  • Adhere to a high standard of scientific method
  • Prepare technical reports, summaries, protocols, quantitative analyses and SOPs
  • Act as a source of technical knowledge in a variety of field concepts and procedures
  • Maintain compliance with all company policies, quality systems, and procedures
  • Write/review abstracts and scientific papers and present research findings in scientific meeting
  • Other duties as asigned
  • Attendance at all employee meetings

SUPERVISORY RESONSIBILITIES:

  • This position has direct reports and heads the entire R&D department

 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Demonstrates comprehensive knowledge and experience in molecular assay and/or immunoassay development
  • Knowledge of microbiological selective growth media chemistry
  • Experience in diagnostic assay development in the medical device industry preferred
  • Knowledge/experience in working under ISO13485 and FDA regulations
  • Previous demonstrated ability to exercise a wide degree of creativity and latitude
  • Excellent organizational skills, communication skills, a proactive attitude and the ability to work in fast pace environment
Education

MINIMUM EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:

  • Master’s in a Life Science (Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Immunology or Microbiology) and minimum 5 years of experience, or MS with 7+ years of experience in RUO/IVD assay development
  • RUO/IVD assay development, immunoassay and/or molecular assay: 5 years

PREFERRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

  • PhD in a Life Science (Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Immunology or Microbiology) and minimum 5 years of experience, or MS with 7+ years of experience in Clinical microbiology (ASCP) experience would be a plus
Salary
DOE


Sales

Position Description

JOB TITLE: International Sales Representative

DEPARTMENT: Sales

REPORTS TO: Executive Director of Business Management

POSITION TYPE: Salary (exempt)  

POSITION PURPOSE: An International Sales Representative conducts sales internationally in the field via face to face interactions with both potential and existing customers. They are responsible for offering the best possible customer service experience as well as providing hands on explanations of any new or updated products when necessary. The International Sales Rep is responsible for seeking out new business opportunities.  

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES: Core duties and responsibilities include the following:

  • Researching and qualifying prospects
  • Conducting phone calls with potential leads
  • Seeking out new business opportunities
  • Manage full sales cycle; from prospecting outreach to close
  • Establish and maintaining close relationships with clients and their decision makers
  • Communicate details of client needs to Customer Service
  • Build relationships with existing customers
  • Manage and grow existing business
  • Attend necessary trade shows
  • Work directly with the Regulatory department to determine strategy for selling in different countries
  • Any additional projects assigned by the Executive Director of Business Management 

SUPERVISORY RESONSIBILITIES:

  • No direct reports in this position.

 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Be able to travel up to 20% time
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and continued update on new computer software and skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Experience with CRM applications
  • Must be focused and organized and have excellent communication, organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work across departments to achieve an end goal
  • Demonstrate ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of organization
  • Proven ability to drive the sales process from plan to close
  • Strong business sense and industry experience
Education

MINIMUM EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:
2+ years of sales experience
2+ years of international sales experience

PREFERRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
Scientific background with a knowledge in diagnostic devices

Salary
DOE
Special Notes
Please submit a cover letter and resume.

Position Description

JOB TITLE: Outside Scientific Sales Representative

DEPARTMENT: Sales

REPORTS TO: Executive Director of Business Management

POSITION TYPE: Salary (exempt)  

POSITION PURPOSE: An Outside Scientific Sales Representative conducts sales out in the field via face to face interactions with both potential and existing customers. They are responsible for offering the best possible customer service experience as well as providing hands on explanations of any new or updated products when necessary. The Scientific Sales Rep is responsible for seeking out new business opportunities.  

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES: Core duties and responsibilities include the following:

  • Researching and qualifying prospects
  • Conducting phone calls with potential leads
  • Seeking out new business opportunities
  • Manage full sales cycle; from prospecting outreach to close
  • Establish and maintaining close relationships with clients and their decision makers
  • Communicate details of client needs to Customer Service
  • Build relationships with existing customers
  • Manage and grow existing business
  • Attend necessary trade shows
  • Any additional projects assigned by Executive Director of Business Management 

SUPERVISORY RESONSIBILITIES:

  • No direct reports in this position.  

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Be able to travel up to 50% time
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and continued update on new computer software and skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Experience with CRM applications
  • Must be focused and organized and have excellent communication, organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work across departments to achieve an end goal
  • Demonstrate ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of organization
  • Proven ability to drive the sales process from plan to close
  • Strong business sense and industry experience
Education

MINIMUM EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:
2+ years of sales experience
2+ years of outside sales experience 

PREFERRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
Scientific background with a knowledge in diagnostic devices

Salary
DOE
Special Notes
Please submit a coverletter and your resume.

Position Description

JOB TITLE: Customer Service Representative (CSR)

DEPARTMENT: Sales

REPORTS TO: Customer Service Supervisor

POSITION TYPE: Hourly (non-exempt) Expected to work a minimum of 40 hours a week. The expectation of this position is to be present during business hours 8am-5pm.

POSITION PURPOSE: A CSR is responsible for a combination of customer service and administrative related tasks. Handles customer concerns specifically related to their experience with the products.  Possesses the ability to communicate to customers effectively.  Should have a pleasant and positive attitude when dealing with customers/ employees. The CSR will assist upper management with projects and research when necessary.

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES: Core duties and responsibilities include the following:

  • Answer phone calls
  • Enter sales orders
  • CRM Management
  • Email Communication
  • Customer Service
  • Assists with projects
  • Help with trade shows when necessary
  • Customer complaint/RMA Handling
  • Contribute in the following duties: promotions, sampling, customer feedback, follow up including some cold calling.
  • Assists with reporting and research involving new customer leads
  • Work directly with Scientific Sales Reps to manage customers.
  • Attendance at all employee meetings
  • Other duties as assigned.

 SUPERVISORY RESONSIBILITIES:

  • No direct reports in this position.

 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Customer service experience
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and continued update on new computer software and skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Flexibility
  • Multi-line phones
Education

MINIMUM EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:     
GED/High school diploma with at least one year working in a customer service environment.

PREFERRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
Associates in Business, Marketing or related field.

Salary
DOE
Special Notes
Please submit a cover letter and resume.