Field Application Scientist - NGS

Home Based
EU35000 to EU45000 per annum
21 Nov 2018
19 Dec 2018
Alex Dobson
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Field Applications Scientist - NGS to join an industry leading company based in the Sussex area. As the Field Applications Scientist - NGS you will be responsible for a territory of the UK and the Republic of Ireland and provide scientific and technical support to customers in your Next Generation Sequencing portfolio.


Your duties as the Field Applications Scientist - NGS will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will provide consultative advice to both consumers and colleagues in the UK and Ireland territory.

2. You will develop a rapport with the companies customer base by being an expert technically and also having strong interpersonal skills.

3. As the Field Applications Scientist - NGS you will prepare and deliver the training associated with NGS workflow at customer sites all around the territory.

4. You will continue your personal development in the NGS field and become a market and product expert. Your role will also require your aid in future marketing and business strategies to help move the company forward.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Field Applications Scientist - NGS we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant PhD or strong MSc/BSc in a life sciences subject including Genetics, Genomics, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biology, Microbiology or similar.

2. Proven industry experience in Next Generation Sequencing in the laboratory (Qiagen, Ion Torrent or Ilummina platforms) and a very strong understanding of NA and qPCR extraction techniques.

3. A practical experience of NGS in a techincal capacity and experience in NGS bioinformatics will be an advantage.

Key Words: NGS / Next Generation Sequencing / Bioinformatics / qPCR / NA / Genetics / Genomics / Biology / Bioinformatics / Molecular Biology / Biochemistry / Life Science / UK / Ireland / Field / Application / Specialist / Illumina / Ion Torrent / Qiagen / Customer focus / Translational / Research

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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