Job Description

Category: Life Science

Field Application Scientist

HCS, Imaging - REF#: 340
(St. Louis, Missouri)

Field Application Scientist
Base location: St. Louis
Territory: KS, MO, IA

Our client is a market leader in imaging and detection platforms for life science and drug discovery research. This is a fantastic organization with a positive team culture, innovative product line and excellent customer service. Due to continued growth, they are expanding their FAS team, seeking candidates with expertise in HCS. The ideal candidate is a Scientist or Postdoc with excellent interpersonal skills, looking for an opportunity to move off the bench into a customer facing role.

Responsibilities:
• Provide pre-sales support (product demos, technical presentations) and post-sales training and troubleshooting.
• Represent company at vendor shows and present at scientific meetings.

Qualifications:
• PhD in Molecular Biology, Cell Biology or similar
• Experience in imaging core, HCS lab or similar
• Extensive knowledge of high content imaging, live cell imaging, confocal and/or widefield microscopy
• Experience with plate based imaging
• Image analysis experience; familiarity with MetaMorph, ImageJ, CellProfiler, etc.
• Experience with microplate readers, robotics and related assays (ELISAs, FP, HTRF, FRET, AlphaScreen, bead based assays) also preferred
• Experienced in troubleshooting and training other scientists
• Self-motivated and results-oriented
• Able to travel 30-40%