field application scientist, next-generation sequencing in Singapore

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job details

life science
job type
working hours
s$ 48,623 - s$ 150,000 per year
2 years
reference number
rachel ren, randstad
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job description

about the company
An innovative American company specialising in cutting-edge genomics and sequencing technologies. With a strong global presence and excellent teamwork, this company will be a best platform for you who are entrepreneurial and cannot wait to make a difference on the lives of many.

about the job

As the technical expert, you will perform a comprehensive customer support on next-generation sequencing (NGS) workflow, including system usage trainings, experimental design, data analysis, logistical, and troubleshooting support. You will report to your Asia Pacific regional Field Application Manager, and work closely with the sales team to drive rapid product adoption across Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

  • Lead technical product specification and application discussions with clients and prospects
  • Troubleshoot customer challenges in technical fields such as biochemistry assay, experimental design, software and instruments
  • Support commercial team in identifying customer opportunities and determine technical feasibility of customer requests
  • Facilitate communications between APAC Commercial team and production site in US HQ
  • Participate in training programs for Commercial teams and product seminars to external customers
  • Be a brand ambassador at trade shows, seminars and technical symposia, presenting and networking with thought leaders
  • Stay tuned with new technologies and suggest product improvements

skills and experience required

  • Ph.D. or Master’s degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or Genetics; Bachelor’s degree with 5 years+ research experience also considered
  • 3 years+ hands-on work experiences in NGS workflows and data analysis software and/or sorting cytometry and associated analysis software
  • Strong presentation and communication skills
  • Willingness to travel up to 70% of the time within South Asia Pacific region

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Rachel at 6510 1338.
(EA: 94C3609/ R1767439 )


next-generation sequencing, NGS, genetics, molecular biology, single cell, cellular analysis, life science, field application


PhD or Master's degree

educational requirements

Doctorate (PHD)