[Histonet] Position for Senior scientist

Thu Nov 29 11:49:33 CST 2007

Here's a message I was asked to post (please send inquiries to them not me). Thanks
Linda M 
Histonet administrator

Senior Scientist / Manager
Carpinteria, CA

A position as Senior Scientist / Manager is open in R&D at Dako North
America. The new person will head our Special Stains development group. 

Dako currently has 23 Special Stains products in a growing portfolio
that will be expanded to match all staining needs in America and Europe.

Some travel activity is expected to visit external contacts and for

Good interpersonal skills will be needed for staff relations, in-house
team collaboration and external contacts. 

The new person will be familiar with assay / product development,
testing / validation and or troubleshooting.

New stains projects develop, transfer and launch waves of 4 new products
at a time. Additionally the group supports product maintenance including
optimization of existing products to better meet current market demands.
We have a network of external collaborators and advisors plus
outsourcing partners that all facilitate our work and assure the
capacity for continuous high product development quality. 


We are working according to ISO and FDA standards and internal Design
Control procedures. We have a relaxed business work style with 40 hours
flexible week schedules and have project teams that include members from
other departments and or external collaborators. 



Hospital Laboratory or Pathology Laboratory experience

Experience with assay development and or troubleshooting 

Experience with Special Stains preferred, plus training / experience in
one or more of Histology, Pathology and Oncology with additional
Immunohistochemistry (Immunology) beneficial. 

Team working skills, including constructive utilization of diverse

Presentation of own work in written and or oral format 

Constructive interaction with external experts, collaborators, partners
and customers 

Adeptly following deadlines (or work towards updating these) 


Dako is an international, biomedical products company that manufactures
and markets instrumentation, reagents and diagnostic kits for use in
clinical and research laboratories. Dako is one of the world's leading
companies in cancer diagnostics. We are devoted to helping pathologists
by improving their ability to diagnose cancer. Dako is a global business
with headquarters in Denmark. It was founded by the Danish medical
doctor Niels Harboe in 1966 and has 40 years' experience in the
development and production of reagents and antibodies.


Dako provides excellent benefits including health, dental, vision,
prescription card, 401k with Dako match and a competitive salary. No
phone calls or 3rd parties please. Applications will only be accepted
for current open positions. Dako is an Equal Employment Employer. Women
and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.  Please email or fax
your resume, (word attachments only), with salary history to
805-684-5935 or hr.ca <@t> dako.com 







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