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We are currently seeking an enthusiastic, people-oriented Genomics Field Application Specialist (temporary, 12 months) to support our Genomics business in Italy.
Supporting the Genomics sales force to reach their quota for assigned territories
Execute Field Application Scientist related initiatives
Deliver technical expertise for solution implementation to customer based on Agilent products and services
Act as a scientific consultant for the Genomics customers
Focus on pre-sales activities with revenue generating potential
Keep scientific knowledge on existing and new Genomics products in state of the art
Actively share scientific relevant information with Field Application Scientist colleagues within and outside the region
Represent Agilent scientifically on relevant congresses and seminars
Provide scientific training on Agilent's Genomics solutions
Facilitate User Group Meetings for Agilent's Genomics customers
A PhD in Molecular Biology, Biology or Biotechnology or at least five years laboratory experience
Extensive practical experience working with NGS solutions (both hybridization as amplicon based)
Experience with microarray and qPCR technologies
Affinity with bioinformatics
Practical experience working in a clinical environment
Excellent interpersonal communication, presentation and training skills
A passion for sharing his / her scientific knowledge with customers and colleagues
Fluent in Spanish and English
Flexibility to travel 50% of the time within Italy & EMEAI