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Radiometer iDEAS Program Scientist in Carlsbad, California at Radiometer

Date Posted: 5/14/2019

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Job ID: RAD001786

About Us

At Radiometer, our mission is to help caregivers make diagnostic decisions that save lives. To provide caregivers the insight and confidence that help them arrive at the right diagnostic decisions – decisions that in the end help save lives.
On a yearly basis millions of lives are touched by the information our solutions provide and that’s a fact, we take very seriously; the more critical the setting, the greater the requirements are and that’s why we’ve made it our vision to improve global healthcare with reliable, fast and easy patient diagnoses.
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Our people
At Radiometer, we acknowledge that the information our products provide is often the difference between life and death; an acknowledgement that drives and unites us as a company. From biotech and software specialists to financial controllers and engineers, all 3200 colleagues are committed and dedicated to help realize life’s potential.

If you aspire to be part of a purpose, performance and values driven organization whose mission and vision guide every action, we are eager to hear from you.

Radiometer offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. 

Radiometer is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Danaher’s Life Sciences and Diagnostics teams are looking for bright and innovative individuals to join our iDEAS Program. iDEAS (Innovation Defines Engineers and Scientists) is a highly competitive, inter-site science and engineering program to jump start your career. Over the span of 18 months, this rotational program offers a smooth transition from academia to industry while having the opportunity to work on 3 different, 6 month long projects in both technical and non-technical functions.  

The intent of this program is to provide exposure to the Danaher Business System (DBS), product knowledge, networking, customer site visits, development training, and visibility to product and service functions that will position you to advance your career within the organization.

We are looking for a scientist for Radiometer located in Carlsbad, CA. As a scientist on the team will serve as a key player and be responsible for evaluating and implementing new technologies, evaluation and optimization of current and future products, execute studies, analyze data, summarize/present results and writes study reports independently to determine procedures and practices to determine for appropriate actions. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to work cross functionally on projects in R&D that support your program development.

Our program offers relocation assistance, competitive compensation, benefits, and specialized training. Participants will be assigned Project Leads and a mentor to help guide and navigate them throughout their rotations.

If you have a passion for innovation and a desire to work for a company improving patient health, please apply below to start your career journey with Danaher!
Danaher is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law 

Job Requirements



  • Must have permanent US Work Authorization (US opportunities)
  • Must be fully completed with your degree program and able to start by early July 2019
  •  Four year or less of post-graduation industry experience 
  • PhD focused in chemistry, biochemistry, or bioengineering
  • Peer reviewed publications
  • Demonstrated leadership potential through internships, academic departments, clubs, research projects, etc.
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills
  •  Strong technical knowledge
  • Ability to adapt under conditions of ambiguity, and able to adapt to new assignments
  • Strong data analytics and problem solving skills
  • Strives for innovative solutions, and motivated by continuous improvement
  • Results oriented as an individual and in a team setting– has track record for delivery results, takes ownership and is accountable


•       Experience with enzyme chemistry and immobilization techniques

•       Experience with electrochemical sensors

•       Polymer chemistry and membrane design

•       Design of Experiment and Statistical analysis skills

•       Modelling and algorithm development

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.