Field Applications Scientist Quanterix
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Quanterix is looking to hire an experienced Applications Scientist to support the launch and market development of its Simoa HD-1 Analyzer in mid-2013. This critical role will work very closely with the sales team to both support the sales process where greater technical depth is required as well as to help make customers successful once they start using Simoa. Secondly, the Applications Scientist will also work closely with and support as needed the field service organization to ensure customers quickly resolve any technical or operational issues. Thirdly, this role will help support the Customer Research Lab, an internal entity tasked with evaluating customer samples, developing custom assays, and engaging in research collaborations with prospective customers. Finally, this individual is expected to work closely with the Assay Development and R&D teams to help develop new applications and resulting publications. Ultimately this individual will be driven not so much by a job description but by commitment to doing everything possible to support the sales and marketing organizations? short and long term goals.
Masters Degree or higher in biology, chemistry, or biochemistry
5-10 years experience in applications, technical sales support, or related functions
Experience supporting novel, ground-breaking technologies preferable
Strong understanding of current immunoassay platforms and technology
Conviction in the promise and value of Simoa
Equally comfortable in front of customer as in the lab
Excellent technical communication and writing skills
Team spirit, positive attitude, strong work ethic, and sense of humor required
50-60% mainly domestic travel expected
Founded in 2007 and located in Lexington, MA, Quanterix is developing an ultra-sensitive diagnostic platform capable of measuring individual proteins at concentrations 1000 times lower than the best immunoassays available today. The Single Molecule Array (Simoa?) technology at the heart of the platform enables the detection and quantification of biomarkers previously difficult or impossible to measure, opening up new applications to address significant unmet needs in life science research, in-vitro diagnostics, companion diagnostics, blood screening, and more. Quanterix is a venture capital backed company and the exclusive licensee of a broad intellectual property portfolio initially developed at Tufts University by Dr. David Walt, scientific founder of Quanterix and Illumina.
Quanterix offers a dynamic, fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment. The company plans to launch its Simoa HD-1 Analyzer to the life science research market in mid-2013, and is growing rapidly to prepare for commercialization. Quanterix offers a competitive benefits package, including generous health and dental, 401k, and paid time off, and is an equal opportunity employer.
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