Ann Arbor, MI
Akadeum is seeking an Applications Scientist who will drive growth of new applications and provide top-notch technical support to customers in the cell separation space. This position will unearth new applications, drive forward applications with customers, inform new cell separation kit development arising from applications, and actively participate in the sales process by working with the sales team to support users for their applications. This role will join our existing commercial team, which includes other applications scientists.
The Applications Scientist will be the highly collaborative internal networker, leveraging outstanding communication skills and an engaging demeanor to support the sales team occasionally in the field and often on calls, provide customer feedback to R&D, and technical guidance to marketing. As an Applications Scientist, you will be expected to be able to work with R&D to define, and on occasion personally execute on applications-oriented experiments, guide timeline setting for applications and translate complex data into commercial-driving application notes, data briefs and presentations.
This role is a fit if:
-Your creativity combines with scientific curiosity to unearth new disruptive uses for products
-You enjoy combining technical writing with commercially focused goals
-Your enthusiasm for science forges collaborations and inspires others
-You thrive in a small, early-stage environment where your contributions have significant impact on company growth
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