Careers at Applied Maths

Join our team

At Applied Maths we value our staff as the most important asset. Each individual makes important and essential contributions to the global success and growth of our company. If you think you have what it takes to be part of this highly skilled and unique blend of people, we are eager to get to know you, so please apply now.

We are actively looking for:

Bioinformatics Product Specialist

To expand and strengthen our team answering to the ever-changing challenges of microbiology, we are looking for a Bioinformatics Product Specialist with a scientific background and a commercial interest. In this position, you will be part of the Applied Maths’ support team at our office near Ghent, Belgium. You will both be involved in sales support and after sales services.

You are:

  • A dynamic and creative person
  • A team player with an open-minded attitude
  • A self-starter and a methodical self-motivated worker
  • Eager to promote high-end software products
  • Motivated to provide clients with excellent service

You will be:

  • Maintaining contacts with scientists worldwide
  • Promoting the use and features of our products
  • Providing product support and following up on service contracts
  • Gathering and distributing product-related information throughout the organization
  • Assisting in the validation of our new software products
  • Participating in project meetings and conferences both nationally and internationally
  • Based in our headquarters near Ghent, Belgium

You have:

  • A bachelor or master degree in Biology, Biotechnology, Bio-Chemistry, Bio-Engineering or related fields
  • An interest in bioinformatics, applied to microbial data analysis
  • Preferably 1-3 year experience in scientific research and bio-data analysis. Preferably experience with NGS data analysis pipelines
  • Knowledge of BioNumerics is not required, but considered as a plus
  • An interest in cooperating actively with others e.g. for demo sessions or customer training
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to present information in verbal, written or visual form to a variety of audiences
  • A fluency in English (written and spoken)
  • At least a basic knowledge of Dutch

We offer you:

  • Full time job position
  • Flexible working hours and a beautiful working place situated in the green countryside
  • A chance to travel around the world and attend international scientific conferences
  • Good connections with public transport
  • Attractive remuneration scheme with a personalized content
  • Front row seat in the challenging sector of bioinformatics
  • The dynamics of a small company, but part of the bioMérieux group, with an openness to the whole of the globe serving clients in over 100 countries
  • Lots of freedom to organize your work and match it to your private life and interests