Laboratory Technician (6 months contract)

  • Eysins, Switzerland
  • Full-time

Company Description

Building on 30 years of experience in transfusion diagnostics, Quotient is a commercial-stage diagnostics company committed to delivering solutions that reshape the way diagnostics is practiced.  Quotient has two key product portfolios, Alba by Quotient and MosaiQTM by Quotient. The Alba by Quotient product range is comprised of high-quality reagents used to keep laboratories around the world running efficiently. They are sold directly to laboratories or through our OEM partners. MosaiQ™ by Quotient is our proprietary multiplex microarray technology, offering the world’s first fully automated, consolidated testing platform, allowing for multiple tests across different modalities. MosaiQ™ is designed to be a game-changing solution, which we believe will increase efficiencies, improve clinical practice, deliver significant workflow improvements and operational cost savings to laboratories around the world. Quotient’s operations are based in Eysins/Switzerland, Edinburgh/Scotland and Newtown/Pennsylvania.

Job Description

  • Under minimal supervision, prepare resources for testing according to appropriate protocols on the MosaiQ system
  • Participate in development studies as part assay integration and optimisation
  • Collect, organise and analyse experimental data using software and spreadsheet applications
  • Perform general laboratory support tasks that will include cleaning equipment, ordering supplies, sample management
  • Organise daily task so that maximum efficiency is achieved
  • Arrange for shipping and delivery of shipments (external contractors)
  • Maintain the general organisation and cleanliness of the laboratory
  • Perform any other duties as reasonably requested from the Company

Qualifications

  • Relevant diploma in Immunohematology, biology or equivalent
  • 1 to 3 years of experience in a lab environment
  • Previous experience in a GMP / regulated environment
  • Familiar with phenotyping and antibody screening / identification methods is an advantage
  • Previous experience with an IVD product is an advantage
  • Good PC skills with a good working knowledge of work processing, windows applications
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills
  • Must be autonomous
  • French is mandatory and English proficiency