Job: Field Application Scientist – Immunoassays/Assay Dev

Title Field Application Scientist – Immunoassays/Assay Dev
Location Philadelphia
Job Information

Our client is a leading provider of instrumentation and biochemical assays for life science and drug discovery research.  Their platform is used for a variety of applications including biomarker discovery, cell signaling pathway analysis, and toxicology studies in both research and pre-clinical markets.  This is an innovative and growing mid-sized company with highly respected technology and a fantastic management team. 



  • Work with local sales team, providing pre and post-sales support, training and troubleshooting

  • Present scientific seminars and product demonstrations

  • Assist with assay development projects

  • Up to 30% overnight travel


  • PhD in Biochemistry, Immunology or related Life Science discipline (or MS with 3+ years industry bench experience)

  • Technical expertise in immunoassays, assay development and troubleshooting

  • Ability to present and troubleshoot, working with customers in high stress situations

  • Keen understanding of antibodies, protein interactions, and the nuances of building an assay from scratch in various matrices

  • Previous FAS or industry experience a plus; however, will also consider recent PhD grad or postdoc with extensive experience in novel assay development

  • Experience with biomarker development  and/or clinical applications a plus

Compensation:   Competitive base salary, lucrative bonus program, car allowance plus mileage, excellent benefits.

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