Field Application Scientist, North East AMR


Company Description 

Quantum-Si is pioneering a new generation of technology to create the market of Next Generation Protein Sequencing (NGPS). Similar to Next Generation DNA Sequencing (NGS), which gave us a blueprint of what could happen by studying our DNA, NGPS enables an unbiased view of the proteome through improved scale, resolution, and sensitivity leading to better understanding of disease and improved general health.  


We operate at the intersection of biochemistry, chemistry, hardware, molecular biology, photonics, semiconductor chips, and software with a goal to drive a digital transformation of a $44 billion dollar proteomics market. 


Join us on the journey to transform healthcare, motivated by the idea that the products you work on will change the lives of millions of people around the world. 



Job Description 


We are seeking a Field Application Scientist to support sales and customers as the technical product and application expert. The role reports into the Senior Director, Global Service & Support. A successful candidate will have an enthusiastic, entrepreneurial work ethic, strong proteomics background, and excellent communication and presentation skills. This person will work closely with sales, product management, market development, and marketing. 


As part of our team, your core responsibilities will be:  

  • Conduct customer meetings and seminars. 
  • Understand and communicate technical details of QSI’s product line and applications. 
  • Identify customer needs and/or problems, and knowledgeably provide solutions using QSI’s reagents, kits, and assay product placement. 
  • Present technical seminars remotely or in-person. 
  • Mindfully promote product positioning and messaging in all customer interactions. 
  • Promote new applications from customers to Market Development and Product Management for further consideration. 
  • On site demos: Partner to develop detailed experimental plan, expected outcomes, and set expectations. 
  • Manage Technical Support cases via CRM (SFDC) – e-mail, phone, site visits. 
  • Manage onsite and remote installation trainings of QSI’s system and reagent product workflow.  
  • Determine when instrument repairs are needed and initiate repair process. 
  • On-going collaboration with Marketing functions assisting with updating product & training collateral, delivering webinars, and attending tradeshows. 


Location and Travel Expectations: 

  • This position is remote and based on the East Coast, preferably within the Boston, MA area. 
  • This position will require travel not to exceed 75% (3 weeks per month). 
  • Scheduling of site visits will be your responsibility and is subject to approval by FAS manager. 




Baseline skills/experiences/attributes: 

  • 4-year bachelor’s degree in life sciences, biology, or related field. 
  • Masters/PhD preferred but not required if have 3+ years lab experience. 
  • 2+ combined years field application or similar technical support roles required OR combination of lab experience with technical support component. 
  • Strong technical background in one or all the following: Proteomics, Mass Spectrometry, NGS. 
  • Ability to translate theoretical approaches of different research areas and stay up to date on relevant scientific applications. 
  • Excellent written/oral communication skills. 
  • Take initiative and have a strong growth mindset. 


You Deeply Identify with Core Quantum-Si Values: 

  • Team:  We are stronger as a unit and committed to our collective goal. 
  • Accountability:  Be accountable to the goal, the team and yourself. 
  • Passion:  We are enthusiastic and dedicated to expanding scientific understanding and its impact. 
  • Excellence:  Be aggressive and have a sense of urgency but take pride in each deliverable. 
  • Transparency:  We align as an organization and communicate success and challenge. 
  • Competitive:  We do not fear but learn from making mistakes.  We play to win! 
  • Diversity:  Each individual regardless of role makes a difference and impacts our progress. 


Additional Information 

We offer great perks:  

  • Competitive salaried compensation – we value our employees and show it  
  • Equity – we want every employee to be a stakeholder 
  • Fully covered medical insurance plan along with a generous company sponsored health reimbursement account, and dental & vision coverage – as a health-tech company, we place great worth on our teams’ well-being 
  • Company paid life insurance, short term and long term disability 
  • Flexible Paid Time Off – personal responsibility for managing our own time, workload and results plus 14 paid holidays inclusive of MLK Day, Juneteenth, Indigenous People’s Day and Veterans Day 
  • Parental Leave – we provide a generous 10 week parental leave and additional 6-8 weeks pregnancy related leave for birthing parents 
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits – we make your commute more reasonable  
  • Free onsite meals  
  • 401k plan – we facilitate your retirement goals 
  • The opportunity to build a revolutionary healthcare product and save millions of lives!  


The estimated base salary range for this role based in the United States of America is: $90,000 – $150,000. Compensation decisions are dependent on several factors including, but not limited to, level of the position, an individual’s skills, knowledge and abilities, location where the role is to be performed, internal equity, and alignment with market data. Additionally, all full-time employees are eligible for our discretionary bonus program and equity as part of the compensation package.  

Quantum-Si does not accept agency resumes. 

Quantum-Si is an E-Verify and equal opportunity employer regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or Veteran status. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.