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Senior R&D Application Scientist (m/f)

Agilent Technologies – we stand for high-tech and laboratory expertise around the world. As a worldwide company based in Santa Clara (California/USA), in the heart of Silicon Valley, we offer instruments, software, services and supplies for the entire workflow in the analytical laboratory. Our solutions and products are used among other things for the development of new drugs, for food testing, in cancer research and in doping control. We inspire discoveries that advance the quality of life. At our German headquarters in Waldbronn we develop, produce and market leading comprehensive analytic solutions. Along with our sales offices in Munich, Frankfurt, Hamburg and Ratingen, there is a staff of about 1,000 in Germany.
To strengthen our Liquid Phase Separations Division, we are looking for an R&D Application Scientist with broad experience in Life Sciences, preferably in at least two of the following disciplines: Electrophoresis, Microfluidics, Next Generation Sequencing, Liquid Chromatography.
Your responsibilities:
  • Initiate, design and execute the development of new products and solutions for Agilent´s existing Automated Electrophoresis platforms
  • Together with the development team, validate and verify performance of new instrumentation for Automated Electrophoresis
  • Contribute to Agilent´s Product Lifecycle from design to development to production, product introduction and product ramp phase
  • Closely collaborate with the other disciplines and teams within the organization (e.g. R&D, Marketing, Product Support and Order Fulfilment)
  • Through investigation and experimentation, use your scientific knowledge to evaluate and test new technologies in the area of Microfluidics and analysis of biomolecules
  • Contribute to scientific literature and conferences by publication of papers, application notes or oral presentations
Your qualifications:
  • Master´s Degree or preferably PhD in e.g. chemical engineering, biological engineering, biology, molecular biology, chemistry or biochemistry
  • A minimum of 4-5 years of hands-on experience after highest degree in the Life Sciences and/or Analytical Chemistry field
  • Knowledge and experience in statistical analysis and compression of large experimental data sets
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience in method development
  • Preferable: knowledge of Product Life Cycle requirements and Quality Management systems
  • Skills, capabilities and willingness to work in an international multidisciplinary team
We offer:
  • Company pension scheme
  • Work-Life-Balance programs
  • Career development opportunities

How to apply:
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