Shimadzu Scientific Instruments Inc. is currently searching for a Mass Spec Support Specialist who has hands on MS Application experience to support our Life Science Account Manager in the Kansas/Chicago areas. This position will travel overnight approximately 50 - 60% of the time within the assigned territory. (Territory - central midwest & north central states - 14 states.) Ideal candidates will be able to reside in or around the Lenexa, KS area (1st choice) or the Chicago, IL metro area (2nd choice).
The individual in this position is responsible for providing LC-MS technical support for the assigned regions. Will assists on pre-sale and post-sale support of the MS products to include demonstration, sample analysis, seminars, installations, training customers and regional personnel and assisting customers with adapting methodology for our instruments.
The essential function of this position is to assist the sales efforts by providing MS technical expertise to the assigned region(s) customers and staff.
BS degree in Analytical Chemistry, or a closely related field and at least five (5) years of LC-MS experience or Masters degree with three (3) years laboratory experience or PhD with dissertation research in a LC-MS intensive area. Excellent presentation and communications skills are required.
The incumbent must have problem solving skills, which are required to solve customer and regional problems. Thorough understanding of MS and atmospheric pressure interfaces required.
SSI is an EOE - M/F/D/V
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