We’re hiring an Applications Scientist in the US!
UPDATE (Jan 24): We are no longer taking applicants for the position. We are currently reviewing the resumes and cover letters we’ve received.
Interested in a career that combines science, technology, and business? Do you enjoy travel and a versatile work environment?
We are hiring an Applications Scientist!
POSITION: Applications Scientist (Sales and Support)
An Applications Scientist bridges research and business. You will meet with scientists, collaborate in their research, and support them with their experiments. At the same time you will gain experience in the business world, specifically in sales and marketing. An Applications Scientist is a person with an aptitude for science and technology with an interest in helping scientists.
BACKGROUND: IonOptix is a leading scientific instrument manufacturer with products in prominent cardiac physiology research laboratories worldwide. We are seeking a candidate in the Boston, MA area to serve as primary sales and support contact for IonOptix prospects and customers. This is an entry-level position, responsible for handling sales inquiries as well as supporting existing and new customers in the assigned territory (eastern US and Canada) with occasional travel to other regions and countries.
CORE ACTIVITIES: Based at our office in Westwood, MA, you will travel extensively (~40%) to meet customers in order to demonstrate, install, and provide support for our product range. You will exhibit our products at academic meetings and will need to quickly develop a technical understanding of our product range and supported research applications. You will also be expected to carry out numerous duties to help support our sales goals and customer needs.
GOAL: To grow sales of the IonOptix product line, provide scientific support to customers, and support business operations.
REQUIRED SKILLS: You will have a college degree in a life science discipline, biomedical engineering, applied physics, or a related area. A postgraduate degree is not essential. You will have a general interest in technology, enjoy challenges, and be organized, self-motivated, and friendly. Sales experience is not essential as full training will be given.
SALARY: Annual salary rate starts at $60,000, negotiable based on experience and qualifications.
HOW TO APPLY: Send resume with a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.