Junior Field Application Specialist

About cytena

cytena GmbH is a fast growing spin-off from the University of Freiburg. cytena delivers breakthrough technology for single-cell sorting to customers in industrial cell line develop-ment and research in single-cell analysis. cytena commercializes and distributes its patented technology for single-cell and single-bacteria dispensing by selling our laboratory devices, the single-cell printer and the new x.sight series. Our customers include several of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, e.g. Novartis and Bayer.

To strengthen our international sales team, we are currently looking for an engineer, biologist, bio-technologist or natural scientist to start immediately as a


Junior Field Application Specialist

Your responsibilities

  • Demonstration of our instruments at trade shows and in customer labs
  • Acquisition of new contacts from biotech and pharmaceutical industry
  • Organization of our exhibition / trade show attendances
  • Corresponding with a broad variety of customers from CDMOs to top 10 pharma companies
  • Monitoring success and observation of the market and competitor activities
  • Support of our marketing and sales activities
  • Generating data for application notes, posters and further marketing material

Your qualification

  • Eagerness to do marketing and sales
  • BSc, MSc or PhD in natural sciences or equivalent
  • Knowledge of cell biology desirable
  • Willingness to get in touch with biotech and pharma industry
  • Independent, success-oriented working method
  • High self-motivation, good planning and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills in English
  • Flexibility and willingness to travel (40-70%) – mostly within Europe

Job details

  • Type: full-time employment
  • Location: radius of 300 km around Freiburg, Germany
  • Start time: from now on

What we offer you

  • Cutting-edge technology in the fields of:
    microtechnology, automation, software / deep learning, biotech
  • A creative and ambitious team
  • Personal development possibilities in a growing company
  • Perks: flexible working hours, pension plan, childcare allowance etc.
  • Competetive salary
  • Brand-new offices and labs

How to apply

Interested? Then please send your informative application, stating your salary expectations and the earliest possible starting date, as a single PDF file by e-mail to: careers@cytena.com

Discretion and the conscientious observance of blocking notices are of course guaranteed.

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