Senior Field Application Scientist (m/f) – QIAGEN, Hilden, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland12.10.2017
QIAGEN is one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. With our sample to insight solutions that unlock valuable molecular information from biological samples, QIAGEN helps to improve healthcare and safeguard our societies, enables the development of new medicines and paves the way for scientific breakthroughs.
Join the revolution – and see how you can make a difference.Senior Field Application Scientist (m/f)
Job ID #: 7726
Functional Area: Sales
Employment Type: Regular Full-Time
Location: Hilden (near Duesseldorf), Germany
This is a unique opportunity to join the QIAGEN Bioinformatics team responsible for commercialising QIAGEN’s bioinformatics products. The Field Application Scientist (FAS) position allows you to interact with a wide range of researchers across different scientific disciplines to promote software applications and services that provide superior NGS and Genomic data analysis and biological interpretation, and to provide product and scientific advice to key accounts.The FAS is responsible for working closely with key accounts and early access customers, delivering scientific software demonstrations for groups of various sizes, conduct software evaluations and product training, and other activities to help potential customers understand the value of QIAGEN’s bioinformatics applications and services.The scientist will work strategically with Sales as well as with Marketing, Customer Support, and the extended EMEA and global Field Application Scientist teams to support customers in the pharmaceutical, biotech, governmental, and academic sectors.This is a field-based role, ideally based in Southern Germany or the DACH region. Candidates should be prepared to experience periods of up to 60% travel, although average annual levels will be less.
– Ph.D. or equivalent experience in bioinformatics, molecular biology or genetics-related fields of study stressing data analysis and biological interpretation of Next Generation Sequencing data, ideally using the CLC Genomics or Biomedical Genomics Workbench.
– Ability to travel between 30-60% of the time, including overnight stays.
We look forward to hearing from you!