Technical Application Scientist

Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

We are looking to welcome an experienced Technical Application Scientist to join our growing team! Do you have experience with Next Generation Sequencing and knowledge of up-and-coming genomics technologies? Do you have excellent communication, a penchant for travel, a go-getter attitude, and experience in business development? If your answer is yes to either of those questions, you could be the perfect fit for our team!


We are seeking Technical Application Scientist to join our Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) team.

Location:            Anywhere in the USA

This position is the main liaison between our diverse customer base and our extensive lab, providing a fast-paced learning environment for the scientist who wants to enter the booming genomics market on our fun team. We offer a competitive compensation package and an environment that promotes open critical thinking and change. 

Responsibilities:

  • Communicate project requirements, status, and deadlines with customers and internal teams
  • Design and execute customer care workflows
  • Promote NGS business by visiting prospective and current customers, attending vendor shows and conferences, and providing technical webinars and poster presentations
  • Assist Marketing with various initiatives to improve value propositions, brand awareness, and market share
  • Train Sales, Marketing, and PM on NGS services and solutions
  • Work with various internal teams to provide customers with superior pre-sale consultation and after-sale technical support

Qualifications:

  • MS Degree in Biological Sciences required
  • PhD in Biological Sciences preferred
  • Strong knowledge of Next Generation Sequencing, both wet and dry lab, required
  • Experience with NGS platforms such as Illumina NovaSeq, PacBio and/or 10x Genomics preferred
  • 2+ years of hands-on Next Generation Sequencing experience, both wet and dry lab, preferred
  • Project management experience preferred
  • Ability to multitask and meet deadlines in a fast-paced, customer-oriented environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Willing and able to travel overnight domestically (up to 50%)

At Azenta, formally Brooks Life Sciences, new ideas, new technologies and new ways of thinking are driving our future. Our customer-focused culture encourages employees to embrace innovation and challenge the status quo with novel thinking and collaborative work relationships.

 

All we accomplish is grounded in our core values of Customer Focus, Achievement, Accountability, Teamwork, Employee Value and Integrity. At Azenta, we are dedicated to enabling life sciences organizations around the world to bring impactful breakthroughs and therapies to market – faster.

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