Field Service Engineer in Bielefeld, Germany at Cepheid

Date Posted: 11/15/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID: CEP001992

About Us

At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving healthcare through faster, more accurate diagnostic tests. With our GeneXpert® System, we’ve taken the most sophisticated molecular technology and packaged it into an automated, easy-to-use format that has quickly become the platform of choice worldwide. From the largest laboratories to small physician offices, our game-changing solution delivers critical answers when clinicians and patients need them most. Through strong molecular biology capabilities and ongoing product innovation, we are focused on developing tests for healthcare-associated infections, sexual health, critical infectious disease, virology, and oncology applications. Come join our vision for a better way and help make life better for us all! For more details, visit us at or follow us on Twitter (@CepheidNews).


  • Field service Engineer based in Osnabruck area (Germany) responsible for Repairs, installations & preventative maintenance of Cepheid's instrumentation in Germany and through out Europe when required.
  • Job Description

    • Travel throughout Germany and sometimes to other European Countries on short notice to support the company's products and field service partners

    • Manage and perform installations

    • Provide support on company product instrumentation.

    • Perform routine standard procedures to isolate and fix problems in malfunctioning equipment or software

    • Work closely with the Technical support team to address customer complaints to determine corrective action and customer follow-up

    • Document and report the company's product "design reliability" and "maintenance issues" and/or problems to technical support. .

    • Update ISB and equipment master

    • Able to work on-call on designated weekends to provide service support within a short period of time.

    • Achieve and exceed Customer Satisfaction objectives

Job Requirements


Highschool degree or equivalent experience with 4-6 years of related work experience OR
AA or technical trade degree with 2-4 years of related work experience. 

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.


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