Senior Scientist

11 - 15 years experience  •  Chemicals

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/16/17
Torrance, CA
11 - 15 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/16/17

Phenomenex is a global technology leader committed to developing novel analytical chemistry solutions that solve the separation and purification challenges of researchers in industrial, clinical, government and academic laboratories. From drug discovery and pharmaceutical development to food safety and environmental analysis, Phenomenex chromatography products, technical services and chemical reference standards accelerate science and help researchers improve global health and well-being. 
Selected by the Wall Street Journal as an "Exceptional Workplace," Phenomenex is defined by its passionate people, dynamic culture and distinctive ingenuity. These common characteristics unify the Phenomenex companies worldwide behind our mission "to promote the growth, prosperity and well-being of those we serve - our customers, our employees, and humanity.


 General Summary:
Responsible for overseeing high level application development projects and providing guidance to junior members of the Applications and Applied Technology group. The role of the Applications and Applied Technology Group will be primarily to support the Marketing Dept. in producing application work and solutions for growing/hot market segments to promote the growth of Phenomenex products.
Duties & Responsibilities:• At the guidance and direction of Marketing/Product Managers, study and understandanalytical methods and problems within rapidly growing and/or strategic areas of separation science.• Research, develop and present solution-oriented separation and sample preparation methods for “hot” or strategic areas based on Phenomenex technology and products.• Interface directly with Marketing and Sales groups to achieve project goals• Develop and interact with advisory groups of customers and industry partners to facilitate new method and product development.• Provide guidance and feedback to R&D, Marketing and Sales departments on key criteria of new analytical areas and/or new product developments• Work with R&D, Sales and Marketing to launch and promote new methods and products to the scientific community.• Provide support to Marketing on brochure, web, technical and seminar content.• Travel as required (10- 15%) to meet program goals.• Manage project, lab and staf effectively to ensure timely completion of assigned projects.• Hire, train, and review employees in group.• Performs other job duties as assigned.  


 Requirements:• PhD in Analytical Chemistry preferred.• Requires analytical thinking and presenting ideas• should have years of experience managing / leading others• Sound judgement and reasoning• Provides leadership and able to motivate, direct and lead others.• Must be able to present clearly and to large groups, ie seminars & trainings• At least 10 years of Experience in Analytical Chemistry - Separations  Danaher Corporation Overview Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and industrial solutions. Our globally diverse team of 59,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.5B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 2,000% over 20 years.At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.


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