Applications Scientist – Phoenix

Position: Applications Scientist
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Date: 9/4/19

To apply: Send your resume to and in your cover letter explain your experience.

Position Summary:

Nanoscience Instruments markets, sells, and services scientific instrumentation. Our Phoenix headquarters needs multiple PhD application scientists to support several of our products, including:

  • Scanning Electron Microscopy, EDS, and advanced sample preparation
  • In-Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy, including advanced sample preparation
  • Nanoparticle synthesis and characterization
  • QCM-D or AFM in conjunction with surface science investigations
The position is a highly technical one, requiring the expertise in demonstrating and using various techniques. Additionally, routine interaction with customers and potential customers will require excellent verbal and writing skills, and a friendly, personable demeanor. The application scientist will play a critical role in interfacing between sales, marketing, and our customers.

Significant Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Perform product demonstrations at application labs or at customer sites.
  • Perform online product demonstrations, perform sample analysis and provide sample analysis reports
  • Works with product manager and sales team to meet goals for product sales
  • Works with product manager and marketing to develop marketing strategy for assigned products
  • Develop expertise in key applications supporting product

Minimum Qualifications Required:

  • Education: PhD in Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science or Engineering with a focus on surface science
  • Experience: Proficiency with one or more of the techniques listed above
  • Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Travel: Ability travel domestically and internationally
  • Certification/Licensure: This position requires access to Government, Military, and other high security labs, US Citizenship is required