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Field Application Scientist

  • Switzerland, Basel
  • 100%
  • Genedata Screener
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The biopharmaceutical industry is on the verge of a digitalization revolution, adopting data-driven R&D approaches in order to develop innovative therapies quicker. Genedata’s market-leading enterprise software is fueling this revolution, enabling both global biopharma giants and cutting-edge biotechs to leverage biopharma R&D data analytics so they can find breakthrough therapies faster and improve outcomes sooner for patients worldwide. Join this digital transformation and help scientists around the world accelerate the pace of biopharma R&D.

About the Role

Are you a scientist who would like to use your scientific and technical knowledge to solve real-world assay analysis problems on the way to discover new medicines? Would you like to wear many different hats throughout your workday – scientific and technical expert, project manager, product developer, teacher, diplomat, business traveler – and sharpen your skills as you go along?

As a Genedata Scientific Consultant/Field Application Scientist, you will act as a scientific and technical consultant for our customers, helping them get the most out of our software. You will also aid our sales team in communicating the value of our products to prospects and customers, including qualifying needs and giving pre-sales demos. In addition, you will manage projects of many different kinds, externally and internally.

Your Responsibilities

  • Become an expert in biological assay data analysis in general and the use of our Genedata Screener software in particular
  • Support our customers in getting the most out of Genedata Screener, starting during pre-sales and continuing throughout the customer journey
  • Propose, plan, execute and manage internal and external projects, such as scientific consulting, software implementation, systems integration, and data analysis projects
  • Work with our Business Account Managers to establish and communicate the value of our products
  • Use your knowledge, creativity, and technical skills to further advance our research, marketing, development, and product management

Skills & Experience

  • You should feel comfortable interacting with customers on all levels and be prepared to constantly communicate internally
  • Degree (preferably post-graduate) within quantitative biology, bioinformatics, biochemistry, immunology, or a related field
  • Experience with at least one scripting language (preferably Python) as well as basic familiarity with the UNIX shell environment is a plus
  • You like business travel – up to 30% of your time may be spent visiting customers
What We Offer

Genedata is on a mission to accelerate the pace of biopharma R&D. Our enterprise software solutions digitalize and automate lab operations so scientists can discover insights faster, push scientific boundaries farther, and drive change right now. With over two decades of success due to closely-knit teams of scientists, software engineers, and business experts, Genedata has become the market-leading provider of enterprise software solutions for biopharma R&D.

As a private and majority employee-owned organization, we empower each employee to be a contributing voice in the company operations and evolution. Our collective expertise in scientific R&D informatics, combined with our open and scalable software platform, makes us the essential technology for the operations of top biopharma companies and innovative biotechs worldwide.

We are headquartered in Basel, Switzerland and have subsidiaries in the US, Germany, UK, Japan, and Singapore.

Genedata offers an attractive Total Reward Package comprised of a competitive salary and attractive benefits in return for your contribution to our success.

As an equal opportunity employer, Genedata proudly celebrates diversity and believes in an inclusive workplace.

Next Steps

Genedata does not accept applications from recruitment agencies.
If you are interested in this position, please apply directly here.

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