Bruker Corporation Application Scientist (m/f) Optical Emission Spectroscopy (OES) in Karlsruhe, Germany
As one of the world’s leading analytical instrumentation companies, Bruker covers a broad spectrum of advanced solutions in all fields of research and development. All our systems and instruments are designed to improve safety of products, accelerate time-to-market and support industries in successfully enhancing quality of life. We’ve been driving innovation in analytical instrumentation for 50 years now. Today, worldwide more than 6,000 employees are working on this permanent challenge, at over 70 locations on all continents.
The application specialist is responsible for application development, according to new analytical requirements based in our center of excellence for Optical Emission Spectroscopy in Karlsruhe (Germany) in the following industrial markets: Metal production and processing, Metallurgic, Ceramics, Environmental, Petrochemical, mainly.
In addition, he/she will be responsible for instrument test of new products and supporting sales, test field and customer support by adequate measurements, methods and documentations.
Analysis of customer samples as sales accompanying measure, creation of analytical reports and support the sale at applicative questions
Development of application requirements = APP Notes for marketing purposes and as sales support
Application and device tests prior to new development releases
Development / testing of new applications, if necessary in cooperation with customers, presentations internally and on external events (symposiums, workshops, conferences)
Equipment demonstrations for customers, together with sales and channel partners in Europe
Customer and / or sales trainings regarding applicative questions
Installation Trainings and applicative support of new and existing customers and channel partners
Willingness to occasional traveling, internationally
Finished education in a scientific area like Materials Engineer - Metallurgy or related field with a reasonable experience in laboratory work
Ability to experiment, test, diagnose, troubleshoot complex application projects
Solid understanding of metal analysis
Advanced user knowledge of MS Office is a must
Experience with analytical instrumentation software and signal processing, peak fitting procedures required
Basic programming skills and knowledge of SAP ERP preferred
Organizational abilities and self-motivational skills
Positive attitude and strong sense of commitment for teamwork and collaboration
Good communication skills needed for a wide range of knowledge levels with suppliers, consultants, in-house staff and customers
Driving license Class B is a must
German and English fluency in reading and writing is mandatory, further languages like French, Spanish or others are valuable