Senior Field Application Scientist


Job Title: Senior Field Application Scientist


  • Location: Cambridge (UK)
  • Job Type: Full-time | Permanent


Sphere Fluidics Limited is an established Life Sciences company, which is developing new instrumentation systems for biological drug discovery. Due to rapid company growth, we are looking to recruit a Senior Field Application Specialist/Scientist.


Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out laboratory projects, including demonstrations at both the Sphere Fluidics’ site, customer sites and approved conferences.
  • Carry out feasibility studies, new product development projects, contribute to product design, evaluation and testing.
  • Provide internal and external customers with comprehensive application training on using Sphere Fluidics’ technologies and products.
  • Provide application support and troubleshooting to customers via e-mail, telephone or via visits to customer sites.
  • Provide pre- and post-sales technical and scientific presentations to prospective or existing customers.
  • Generate professional customer training materials, reports and customer feedback questionnaire.
  • Monitor feedback from customers regarding their product requirements and communicate their needs to other relevant groups in the company.
  • Contribute to the creation and review of technical materials, including user manuals, application guidelines, application notes, white papers and presentations.
  • Interact and support Service, Sales and Marketing efforts at the Company.


Required skills and experience:

  • PhD in a Life Sciences discipline is desirable.
  • Postdoc or industrial work experience in bioprocess engineering, biotherapeutics development, or scientific instrument development is highly desirable.
  • Excellent presentation skills are required.
  • Excellent verbal, documentation and communications skills are needed for this customer-facing role.
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills are essential.


The package

All employees are given a competitive salary, plus benefits including company share options, life insurance, pension scheme and relocation allowance.



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