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Do you want to make a significant difference in how the world is looking tomorrow and contribute to the innovation of state-of-the-art, cutting-edge technology products?

Then look no further and join our Marketing and Product Management team for the Life Science Business at Männedorf, Zurich as

Application Specialist - Mass Spectrometry 80-100%

What you will do

This role is an ideal entry position to build hands-on expertise in Application and Product Management related to Mass Spectrometry and start your career in Life Science & Diagnostic industry. In this role you provide support to different functions in the entire organization and drive various projects such as new product ideas, application and product development, marketing campaigns, pricing, sales and margin analysis and support and drive the creation of marketing collateral and application content.


Responsibilities will include

  • Develop automated MS sample preparation workflows, application content and sales collateral
  • Support at driving the LC-MS strategy and achieve goals on time as per the strategy plan
  • Support the establishment of global marketing plan and its execution
  • Analyze workflows and develop concepts with R&D and conduct feasibility experiments
  • Actively support sales initiatives and client visits providing technical and scientific support.
  • Drive and support voice of customer analysis
  • Monitor competition and support in pricing analysis
  • Drive product management projects
  • Explore new business ideas and build business cases (incl. NPV, project plans)
  • Manage day to day activities such as sales support globally


What you bring along

  • Master degree or post graduate certification in Life Science (Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry preferred)
  • Work experience (of max. 4 years) in a life science research or diagnostics laboratory (e.g. as part of Master thesis) is a plus
  • Knowledge of mass spectrometry, sample preparation workflows and LCMS Software packages is required
  • Experience with laboratory automation is a strong plus
  • Internships in renowned companies as well as international experience is a plus
  • Fluency in English is required. Any other languages (especially German) would be a plus
  • Ability and experience to effectively interact with executives, senior leaders and with customers, strong communicator and team player
  • “Hands-on” mentality, with experience across global regions and under pressure
  • Willingness to travel (to visit customers & suppliers and for trade fairs & congresses, about 10%– 20%)


What you will get

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Progressive employment conditions
  • Exciting career opportunities
  • Wide range of training courses
  • International and diverse environment (30+ different nationalities)
  • Strong company culture with rich history
  • Global mindset with “Swissness” at heart
  • Extremely attractive location overlooking the lake of Zurich


Look no further and apply now!

We are looking forward to receiving your application online. Please submit your resume (w/o picture and w/o cover letter, reference letters and diplomas are optional).


We will only consider applications that fully meet our requirements.


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Every lab. Every day. Empowered.
Our vision is to empower every laboratory, every day, around the world with Tecan technology, products and support. We will help to shape the future of automated workflows in life sciences and clinical diagnostics through unrivaled expertise, products and customer support.

We care about our culture.
Our values – trust, highest standards and ambition – are the cornerstones of our business, and give us the framework for the Tecan culture. We foster a positive and empowering environment, which allows us to bring our passion and energy to work. This helps us to deliver on our customer promise – ‘Always there for you’.

Legal entity:  Tecan Schweiz AG
City:  Männedorf
Country:  CH