technical application specialist, next generation sequencing in Singapore

rachel ren, randstad
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life science
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2 years
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rachel ren, randstad

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about the company
A world leader in specialty diagnostics and precision laboratory equipment. With extensive global presence and strong brand recognition, this company has exceptional growing strategies. It has a dynamic and innovative culture, and offers immense career opportunities for its employees. If you are ambitious and embrace challenges, this will be the best platform to unleash your potential.

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 work closely with your sales and marketing teams to drive sales growth across South East Asia region.

  • 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 the technical feasibility of customer requests
  • Facilitate communications between regional 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 Molecular Biology, Genetics, or Biochemistry; Bachelor’s degree with 5 years+ research experience also considered
  • 2 years+ hands-on work experiences in NGS workflows and data analysis software
  • Prior experience with other molecular research technologies such as microarray, CE, or any other high-throughput sequencing
  • Strong presentation and communication skills

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


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educational requirements

Doctorate (PHD)