Product Specialist, maternity leave substitute – Blueprint Genetics, Helsinki, Finland


Product Specialist, maternity leave substitute – Blueprint Genetics, Helsinki, Finland


Are you interested in joining a rapidly growing clinical genetic testing company? Our Production Services Team is looking for a Product Specialist to work as a maternity leave substitute for a period of 6 months at our sample reception. We are a team of specialists that have expertise in our products and production processes. Our team works in close collaboration with all production teams as well as Client Services, Marketing and Sales.

Job Description

In this position, your main tasks include order reviewing, sample reception and accessioning. You confirm that samples arriving to our Helsinki laboratory comply with our sample requirements and that the enclosed paperwork is sufficient. You use your knowledge of our products and your background in life sciences to make sure the test choices are optimal for the customer’s needs.

Your work is very detail-oriented and guided by precise guidelines. You need problem-solving skills to apply those guidelines in practice for the diverse patient cases we get. You work closely with Client Services Team to make sure that the customer is aware of any exceptions in the process.


You should have a Bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences. Specialization in medical/human genetics is an asset.

The Ideal Candidate Has

    • excellent written and verbal skills in Finnish and English
    • working knowledge of medical/genetic terminology
    • great attention to detail
    • strong organizational and problem-solving skills
    • motivation to work in a team towards a common goal
    • enthusiasm to learn more about our products and production processes and passion and creativity to help develop them further.


What We Offer

At Blueprint Genetics, you get to work with our global team of experts who are passionate about changing peoples’ lives through development of groundbreaking solutions that take genetic diagnostics from niche to mainstream. You will be working at the forefront of health and life sciences in a company that was just named as one of Europe’s 100 hottest start-ups!

We offer you a rapidly evolving working environment, where you can learn and grow together with the company. You get to work in a flat organizational structure where is plenty of room to take responsibility and influence decision-making.

This position is fixed-term, full-time maternity leave replacement with a possibility of extension.

Please, submit your application and CV along with your salary request and preferred starting time latest on 16 th of September. Position will be filled as soon as possible, at the latest in October.