regional application manager, genomics & sequencing in Singapore

rachel ren, randstad
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S$ 120,000 - S$ 180,000 per year
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life science
job type
working hours
S$ 120,000 - S$ 180,000 per year
7 years
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rachel ren, randstad
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job description

about the company

An innovative Biotechnology MNC, 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

You will directly lead and manage a team of Field Application Scientists to deliver scientific and technical support to high-throughput sequencing customers across the full Asia-Pacific region. As a technical leader, you will act as a subject matter expert on next-generation sequencing (NGS) workflow, and ensure satisfactory customer experience via provision of technnological advisory services. You will also work closely with the sales team to support rapid product adoption across the full Asia-Pacific region.

  • Lead technical product specification and application discussions with clients and prospects
  • Manage Field Application Team to ensure excellent performance, including hiring, training, motivating, supervising, and dismissal of team members
  • 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
  • 7 years+ hands-on work experiences in NGS workflows and data analysis software and/or sorting cytometry and associated analysis software
  • 3 years+ of experience managing a direct team
  • Good industrial exposure in a regional (Asia Pacific or South East Asia) position
  • Strong presentation and communication skills
  • Willingness to travel up to 50% 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 )


no additional skills required


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Doctorate (PHD)