Amgen Manager- Pathology Specialty Techniques - San Francisco in South San Francisco, California

Position to work as a translational pathology laboratory manager/pathology scientist for the anatomic pathology laboratory. Drive strategy to support development and execution of pathology projects that are geared to support specific portfolio related questions on tissue-based target expression. You will use your extensive repertoire of pathology expertise to manage, mentor, and troubleshoot the team effectively. Reporting directly to Director, Pathology, you will serve as the interface to internal and external partners and collaborators for the pathology laboratory.

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree


Master's degree and 4 years of molecular biology, cellular biology or related scientific experience


Bachelor's degree and 6 years of molecular biology, cellular biology or related scientific experience

Preferred Qualifications:

PhD in molecular biology, cellular biology or related scientific discipline with 2+ years of experience in managing staff in a molecular pathology laboratory

Significant hands-on experience in a variety of pathology based methodologies including, but not limited to: IHC, multiplex IHC, in situ hybridization (ISH), laser capture microdissection (LCM), immunofluorescence imaging, confocal microscopy and other advanced microscopy, digital pathology/image analysis, stereology, specialized tissue sectioning and histology procedures

Expertise in documentation, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data generated from tissue-based target expression experiments with a variety of statistical approaches

Recognized externally in areas of expertise and a strong publication track record in top tier journals

Comfortable in working in a highly interactive and vibrant environment designed to promote frequent interaction and brainstorming;

Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously and to prioritize resources according to changing business drivers and emerging scientific questions

Excellent leadership and communication skills and the ability to influence, inspire, and lead teams into new scientific areas

Excellent operation management skills including staff work scheduling, performance management, resource planning, and project outsourcing to Contract Research Organizations (CROs)

Experience fostering external and academic collaborations

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Amgen will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.