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Applications Bio-scientist (26260)

£32,000 to £42,000 DoE + Benefits

Customer-facing life scientist to provide demos, presentations and training

This Cambridge based life science company has developed a multidisciplinary instrumentation system for biological drug discovery. They are looking to recruit an Applications Bio-scientist to join them and work closely with their customers. Key responsibilities will include: demonstrations, feasibility studies, training users on the new instrumentations systems, technical support, and relaying customer feedback to the company.

The role is open to someone just completing their PhD, or (post-doctorate) has relevant work experience in a similar position. As this is a customer-facing role, it would suit someone who enjoys speaking to others, as well as can work independently.


  • PhD in biochemistry, biology, biotechnology or similar.
  • Demonstrable project experience (via doctorate, post-doc or industry work) in bioprocess engineering, biotherapeutics development, or scientific instrument development.
  • Excellent communication skills including documentations and presentations.
  • Good troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.

The position works closely with technical R&D, sales and marketing teams at the company, as well as speaking with scientists at customer-sites.

On offer is an excellent remuneration package and a wide range of benefits including share options. Initial training will be provided as well as longer term career support by the company.

Field Applications, Technical Support, Life Sciences, PhD / Postdoc, Presentations / Demonstrations / Training, Scientific Instrumentation

Please note: even if you don't have exactly the background indicated, do contact us now if this type of job is of interest - we may well have similar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, we always get your permission before submitting your CV to a company.

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