Danaher Corporation Application Specialist in Chicago, Illinois

Danaher Company Description
Leica Microsystems' Biosystems Division, also known as Leica Biosystems, offers histopathology laboratories the most extensive product range with appropriate products for each work step in histology and for a high level of productivity in the working processes of the entire laboratory. The company is represented in over 100 countries with 12 manufacturing facilities in 7 countries, sales and service organizations in 19 countries and an international network of dealers. The company is headquartered in Wetzlar, Germany.


Job Title: Application Specialist - ePathology

Position Summary The Application Specialist will be part of a dynamic Applications Team within Leica Biosystems. This person will be directly involved with both pre and post sales activities for the North America Selling Unit. The Application Specialist will participate as a technical lead, advising customers by understanding their needs, laboratory workflow and implementing the optimal configuration of Aperio ePathology solutions.

Major Responsibilities * Deployment, implementation and training of Leica (Aperio) solutions for ePathology customers * Install and conduct field Post Sale implementation support * Participate in IT discussions with customer Information System departments * Perform hardware/software demos and evaluations as part of Pre Sales Support * Perform investigation and complex troubleshooting to resolve customer issues * Certified Trainer on Leica (Aperio) Software Applications * Adhere to regulatory standards and compile necessary documentation in conjunction to working with BU and Customer on escalations. * Prepare status reports to Applications Manager, including but not limited to competitive information, product issues, customer issues, target account lists, expense reports and calendar.

Required Education, Experience, Skills Education: * B.A./ B.S. * Must possess valid drivers license

Experience/Skills: * Minimum of one to three years experience in life science and/or healthcare related field * Superior verbal and written skills * General IT knowledge * Proficient in standard computer skills (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)

Desired Education, Experience, Skills Education: * M.S. or PhD Biological Sciences or related field

Experience/Skills: * Understanding of regulatory guidelines * Understanding of medical technology * Familiarity with Laboratory Information System or Laboratory Information Management System * Training experience for individuals and small groups * Knowledge of Pathology Laboratory workflow

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 applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% 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.

Organization: Leica Biosystems
Job Function: Customer Support
Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-IL-Chicago
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: LEI003916