Field Application Scientist – Northwest Region

Based in a home office in Northern California

About us:
Wyatt Technology is the world leader in the development and commercialization of instruments for macromolecular and nanoparticle characterization. Our products are used in the development of life-changing therapeutic products at the leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies worldwide. Our products can be found in the labs of Nobel Prize winning scientists, development and QC release laboratories of vaccine products, nanoparticles, polymers, and many, many more areas. We make a difference in the world by equipping scientists all over the world with our products.

What we're looking for:
Wyatt Technology seeks to add a key member to its Bay Area team. You will be based in a home office and will interact daily with customers via email, phone and on-site visits, performing installations, training, and GMP qualifications. You will also support the sales team by presenting seminars and instrument demonstrations for potential customers. You will develop superior knowledge of our products, their applications and industry trends. Up to 30% of your time will be spent on over-night travel, with a regional focus on the northwestern US and western Canada.

Requirements and Qualifications:
We are looking for someone with excellent written and verbal communication skills and an excellent familiarity with basic lab techniques, instrumentation and software. Experience with HPLC and Wyatt instruments would be preferred. To be a qualified candidate, you must have a Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Nanotechnology, or other related field or a Master’s or Bachelor’s degree with 3+ years of relevant work experience.

Compensation:
Wyatt Technology offers a complete benefits package including company paid health, dental, vision, long and short term disability, life insurance and a generous 401K plan. Employees also enjoy paid holidays, paid sick days and 3+ weeks of paid vacation. This position includes relocation if necessary, a monthly car allowance and the potential to earn commissions.