Study Manager, Next Generation Sequencing (m/f/d)

Study Manager, Next Generation Sequencing (m/f/d)

Location: Leipzig, Saxony, Germany

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GENEWIZ Germany @ Azenta Life Sciences is looking for a:

Study Manager, Next Generation Sequencing (m/f/d)

Location: Leipzig/ Wiederitzsch

How you will add value

You will be part of our international specialist project management team around Next Generation Sequencing at Azenta Life Sciences (formerly also known as GENEWIZ). You will work in close partnership with Senior Study Managers, customers and the laboratory teams in order to effectively manage the customer interaction with NGS services. This is a great opportunity to grow and expand your genomics/NGS knowledge and skills!

What you will do

  • Provide NGS consultation and draft NGS quotes for customer projects.

  • Provide updates and deliver NGS data to customers.

  • Log and manage troubleshooting of NGS projects.

  • Assist Sales in account management.

  • Travel to selected customer sites (~5%).

  • Support logistics workflows.

What you should bring

  • Master's degree or PhD in Life Science with a strong background in molecular biology, preferably in the field of genetics and genomics.

  • Basic work experience in a project manager role preferred.

  • Strong attention to detail, ability to efficiently, accurately, and succinctly communicate complex information.

  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced, customer-oriented environment.

  • Fluent in English, spoken and written. German and/or French language skills are an advantage.

Our offer

  • Attractive place to work with cutting-edge technology in our GENEWIZ European headquarters in Leipzig. At the same time you have the flexibility to work from home or even remote.

  • International flair in a matrix organized global group where a lot of English is spoken.

  • Company Pension & Life Insurance.

  • Amazing learning opportunities in NGS.

  • Permanent employment.

  • 30 days vacation.

  • Life Insurance & Company Pension.


GENEWIZ Germany GmbH

Joana Langner, Human Resources


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About us

At Azenta, formerly Brooks Life Sciences and GENEWIZ, 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. 
Azenta Life Sciences is a global leader in the life sciences space with headquarters in Chelmsford, MA, and offices and operations worldwide. We are a market leader in automated bio sample management solutions and genomic services across areas such as drug development, clinical and advanced cell therapies for the industry's top pharmaceutical, biotech, academic and healthcare institutions globally.   We provide unparalleled capabilities with our lab analysis, sample management and storage services, informatics software, and consumables, with the largest installed base managing over 1 billion samples globally.
Leipzig is home to the European headquarters of our Genomic Services (previously known under the GENEWIZ brand) with its recently opened state-of-the-art laboratory for Sanger and Next Generation Sequencing.

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