Bioimaging Sales Representative in Boston, Massachusetts at Molecular Devices

Date Posted: 8/5/2019

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Job ID: MOL002471

About Us

Molecular Devices is one of the world's leading providers of high-performance bioanalytical measurement systems, software, and consumables for life science research, pharmaceutical, and biotherapeutic development. Included within a broad product portfolio are platforms for high-throughput screening, genomic and cellular analysis, colony selection, and microplate detection. These leading-edge products enable scientists to improve productivity and effectiveness, ultimately accelerating research and the discovery of new therapeutics. Molecular Devices is committed to the continual development of innovative solutions for life science applications. The company is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California with offices around the globe.

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Molecular Devices is seeking a Sales Professional responsible for the sales activities associated with the ImageXpress Pico Automated Imaging platform in the Boston territory.  A Sales Professional is required to build and maintain strong customer relationships directed toward growing Molecular Devices’ market share, revenue and profitability year over year.

Target Market
  • Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Pharma, Academic research labs, Contract labs, Government installations, some clinical labs

  • ImageXpress Pico Automated Cell and Tissue Imaging and Analysis 
  • Achieve North America goals & targets, via proficient closing of Pico Imager business in the territory
  • Perform instrument and software demonstrations for customers onsite and remotely
  • Maintain an accurate & up-to-date customer database in
  • Accurate monthly, quarterly and yearly forecasting for the territory
  • Perform Lead generation activities
  • Attend and participate in Regional and Local Product Shows
  • Balance growth via both direct and distribution channel

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a related Life Sciences discipline.
  • A minimum of 2 years of field sales experience Selling into the life science or drug discovery industry
  • Knowledge of Research Microscopy Industry and Technology 
  •  Skills in PowerPoint, Excel, Word
  •  CRM experience with
  •  Record of accomplishment of successful Capital Equipment sales
  • Additionally we are looking for an individual that is:
  • Results oriented – has track record for delivering results in a high-paced sales environment, takes ownership and is accountable
  • Competitive
  • Self-Aware.  Willingness to learn and adopt best practices from management & fellow representatives
  • Stretch oriented – embraces and flourishes with challenge
  • Excellent problem solving ability
  • Tenacity-has the ability to close a sale before a fiscal end
  • Continuous improvement oriented
  • Displays a high sense of urgency to effectively complete the task at hand
  • Team player that excels in a team selling environment 
CULTURE:   The right candidate for this role will embody both the Molecular Devices and Danaher culture.  Below are key attributes this candidate will possess. 
  • Analytical. This leader seeks out facts and evaluates relationships and dependencies.
  • Results-driven. Demonstrating initiative and personal accountability to meet work demands according to highest standards, while being able to prioritize and balance competing needs, will be key to success.
  • Both a competitive and team player. This individual speaks to results yet gives credit to the team.
  • Humble and self-aware. Helping drive a culture of respect across all associates, functions and levels while championing D&I and focusing on results is a must. This candidate understands their personal areas of development and actively works on weaknesses.
  • Clear communicator. Strong experience in developing effective internal communications and a clear, succinct style is desired.

Molecular Devices 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.

Diversity & Inclusion
At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

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 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
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