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Biopharma Applications Specialist in Framingham, Massachusetts at SCIEX

Date Posted: 2/1/2019

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Job ID: SCI002837

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


As an APPLICATION SCIENTIST at SCIEX, you will work in collaboration with internal and external labs and scientists in the advancement of mass spec development. This role requires you to:
  • Prepare and deliver customer demonstrations that show SCIEX LC/MS product features. 
  • Analyze samples submitted by prospective customers and present results. 
  • Deliver on-site customer training and support on SCIEX hardware and software platforms.
  • Provide online/phone customer technical support.
  • Work with product development and research to assist in defining, developing and thoroughly testing new hardware and software products. 
  • Perform application development directed at advancing the use of LC/MS and MS/MS in the pharmaceutical market area.  
  • Report results at national and international scientific conferences and meetings. 
  • Identify major opportunities in the pharmaceutical/bio-therapeutic sectors for the application of SCIEX technology.

Job Requirements


  • M.Sc. or Ph.D. in Physics, Chemistry or Biochemistry or 3 to 5 years of experience in mass spectrometric analysis 
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills are required. 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are an absolute necessity. 
  • Extensive experience in quantitative and qualitative analysis using LC/MS/MS for bio-therapeutics, preferably using SCIEX instrumentation and software.
  • Experience in sample prep and method development for mass spec applications.
  • Understanding of the drug discovery and development process bio-therapeutics.
  • Up to 30% travel is required for this position.

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.
SCIEX is an equal opportunity employer, and only those candidates who are qualified will be contacted.  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.

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 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% 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.