Application Scientist (TEMPORARY) in Concord, Ontario at SCIEX

Date Posted: 6/13/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: SCI002390

About Us

SCIEX – An operating company within Danaher’s Life Sciences platform

SCIEX helps to improve the world we live in by enabling scientists and laboratory analysts to find answers to the complex analytical challenges they face. Our leadership in LC-MS and CE-MS have made us a trusted partner globally to those who are focused on basic research, drug discovery, food and environmental testing, forensic toxicology, clinical research and diagnostics. With over 40 years of innovation, we continue to redefine what is achievable in routine and complex analysis.

We are seeking smart, team-oriented people who have purpose and are committed to helping us deliver Answers for Science. Knowledge for Life. ™ Our global team, located on every continent, is our greatest strength, bringing diverse perspectives and breakthrough thinking. With the power of the Danaher Business System behind us, it’s our people who have made us the industry leader. Come join our winning team. Visit us at

Sciex offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. 

Sciex is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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As an APPLICATION SCIENTIST in product development at Sciex, you will work in collaboration with research and development teams in the advancement of mass spectrometry technology. This role requires you to:

  • Assist in defining, developing and thoroughly testing new hardware and software products.

  • Validate the utility of potential new products for our customers.

  • Aid in the launch of new products.

  • Perform application development directed at advancing the use of LC/MS and MS/MS in new market areas. 

  • Report results at national and international scientific conferences and meetings where applicable.

Job Requirements


  • M.Sc./Ph.D. in Physics, Chemistry or Biochemistry and/or 3 to 5 years of experience in mass spectrometric analysis

  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Experience of particular interest (one or more of the following):  knowledge of drug discovery/drug development including ADME, DMPK, bioanalytical assays, knowledge of applied markets including environmental, food testing, forensics/toxicology, clinical

  • Experience in sample preparation and method development for quantitative or qualitative mass spectrometry applications

  • Understanding of validation requirements for regulated environments

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% over 20 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.