Field Automation Scientist

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry, Biological Sciences
  3. United States
New York, USA
Posting date: 19 Feb 2021

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a REMOTE Field Automation Scientist with a pharmaceutical company.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Partners and communicates with sales account executives and applications team to provide exceptional automation methods development/deployment support to key customer accounts
  • Manages technical aspects of partnerships with automation platform providers
  • Provides pre-sale and post-sales support and training to customer sites using both onsite visits and remote webinars
  • Provides voice of the customer inputs to marketing team
  • Investigates customer issues as needed to ensure resolution in an effective and timely manner

Skills and Requirements:

  • Master's degree or Ph. D. in Biology, Chemistry or a related field or equivalent experience.
  • Experience with laboratory liquid-handling automation methods development required
  • 5+ years' automation experience and 2+ years' experience in NGS automation in one or more of the following liquid handling platforms: Perkin Elmer Sciclone, Beckman Biomek i7/i5, Beckman Biomek FX, Agilent Bravo, Hamilton Star/Starlet
  • 5+ years life sciences industry experience in customer facing position required
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Capable of working independently as well as collaboratively in a team required
  • Ability to manage & prioritize competing needs from multiple customers
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Familiarity with bioinformatics and NGS data analysis a plus

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Nikki Ranieri at 215-531-5288.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.