Mass Spectrometry Data Scientist (Biopharma), Genedata Expressionist, CH-Basel

The Position

We are looking for a Mass Spectrometry Data Scientist who joins our growing team of scientific consultants, supporting the expansion of our highly innovative software solution Genedata Expressionist.

You will be working closely with our customers on a wide variety of projects related to mass spectrometry (MS) data processing, analysis and management, in the field of biotherapeutics characterization, host cell protein analysis, and metabolomic profiling of cell lines.

This interdisciplinary, multi-faceted position offers an exciting opportunity that not only leverages your domain knowledge to build best-in-class software solutions solving real-world scientific and technical challenges, but builds on your exceptional interpersonal skills to become a trusted partner and advisor for our customers. Ultimately you want our customers to succeed by improving their productivity, lowering cost and mitigating risk.

The position offers a high level of interactivity and responsibility in a quickly growing company, and the opportunity to work as part of a strong international team – you will interact with many different people in various functions and levels. We are looking for someone who is curious and inquisitive, with an ability to understand and present complex issues in a simple and rational way, and an aptitude to connect with our customers to understand their challenges and build customized solutions.

This full-time position is located either at our headquarter office in Basel (Switzerland) or our Munich (Germany) office and requires up to 20% travel within Europe.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Build strong trust-based relationships with our customers
  • Identify customer needs and understand their MS data processing/analysis workflows
  • Develop together with the sales team a solution proposal to address customers’ challenges
  • Provide software demos to demonstrate ROI and present project proposals to help close sales
  • Manage, execute, and deliver projects for our customers
  • Develop innovative data processing and analysis workflows in Genedata Expressionist
  • Deliver fully configured workflow solutions and train customers at various levels of seniority
  • Support our customers as a domain expert in mass spectrometry data analysis
  • Respond to customer inquiries and troubleshooting requests
  • Translate customer needs and be the interface to our product management team

Your Profile

  • Solid scientific or technical background (MSc or PhD) in analytical sciences, physics, bioinformatics, or related fields
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience in mass spectrometry data processing and analysis
  • Background in protein analysis and biotherapeutics characterization are highly desirable
  • Clear, confident, and thoughtful written and verbal communication, both internally and externally and across multiple levels in customer organizations
  • Entrepreneurial spirit with a proactive attitude driving projects to success at highest quality
  • Skilled time management with the ability to prioritize goals
  • Great interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a cross-functional and international team

The Company

Genedata is an exceptional company. With over two decades of success in research informatics due to closely-knit teams of scientists, developers and business experts, Genedata has achieved steady and continuous growth since inception. 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 research informatics, combined with our open and scalable computational solutions, makes us the leading software provider in R&D informatics for biotech, pharmaceuticals, and related life sciences. We are headquartered in Basel, Switzerland and have subsidiaries in Germany, US, UK, Japan and Singapore.

About Genedata Expressionist

Highly innovative software product Genedata Expressionist, a comprehensive, enterprise-level software solution for mass spectrometry data processing, analysis, and management. The software addresses critical needs of research and development organizations seeking scalability and flexibility for a variety of applications, in particular in the field of biotherapeutics characterization. 

Are You Interested?

If you are interested in this position, please submit us your CV and motivation letter.
Genedata only accepts CVs and resumes directly from candidates. Personnel recruitment agencies need not respond.
Genedata is an Equal Opportunity Employer.