StageBio ( is a leading global provider of GLP-compliant clinical research and preclinical necropsy, histology, pathology, image analysis and specimen archiving services for the biopharmaceutical, medical device and contract research industries. In addition to a GLP/GCLP-compliant lab facility in Germany, we operate locations in VA, OH, MA and MD, with continued investment in facility and technology infrastructure planned to meet the demand for high-quality histopathology services. A growing team of 30 board-certified Veterinary Pathologists, as well as over 75 laboratory technicians, are employed in support of our unified international commitment to quality, scientific integrity and client satisfaction.

StageBio is seeking a full-time Immunohistochemistry (IHC) Technician to join our Frederick, MD facility.

Primary Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop immunohistochemistry protocols and adhere to written SOPs
  • Perform automated and bench-top IHC
  • Perform microtomy and cryotomy
  • Effectively collaborate with team members and clients
  • Various administrative duties to include recording and maintaining detailed records
  • Work independently and troubleshoot technical problems
  • Other duties as assigned by management


  • Minimum 3 years of related experience as a histologic technician in a preclinical setting with concentration in veterinary histopathology and IHC techniques
  • QIHC certified IHC Technician or eligible, certification preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and skill in oral and written communication, problem solving, adaptability, and teamwork
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Experience with immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence, or in situ hybridization
  • Experience with Biocare, Leica and Ventana IHC equipment is preferred; cryotomy experience required
  • Experience with RNAscope desirable
  • Salary commensurate with experience

StageBio offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes employer sponsored health insurance, short-term and long-term disability, AD&D, 401(k) with company match and life insurance for employees and dependents, flexible hours, flexible paid time off and paid holidays. StageBio is an equal opportunity employer.