Full Time

Technical Sales Support Expert, Library Prep, Guangzhou

Posted 1 month ago
Application ends: November 9, 2021
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Job Description


  • Pre-sales activity will include delivery of technical expertise during the sales process including presentations, seminars, individual consultation, and hands-on demo experiments if needed.
  • Executes technical and application based presentations on illumina’s sequencing and microarray platforms, applications and/or workflows.
  • Post-sales activity includes working with post-installation customers providing additional workflow or applications training in strategically important labs.
  • Supporting/assisting customers with sequencing assay design to accelerate adoption of targeted sequencing on illumina’s platforms.
  • Attendance at tradeshows/conferences in relevant fields.
  • Be the point person for dedicated illumina User Group Meetings in collaboration with field marketing and support team to provide sample to data workflow training
  • Assists sales and field marketing on new strategic initiatives requiring both technical and market knowledge
  • Works collaboratively with territory account managers, marketing, service and support teams to ensure effective account/customer management and communication through pre-sales, during and- post-sales cycle, including review and meeting account pull through targets and goals
  • Escalates technical issues to Technical Support for possible resolution for strategically important labs.
  • Develops and maintain positive relationships with customers in assigned territory

Listed responsibilities are an essential, but not exhaustive list, of the usual duties associated with the position. Changes to individual responsibilities may occur due to business needs.

Preferred Requirements

  • Life science industry experience preferred
  • Applied Market Knowledge is a plus
  • Extensive experience and understanding of leading genetics technologies and how they can be applied.
  • Detailed knowledge of technological developments and trends in the sequencing markets
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and presentation skills in Mandarin and English.
  • Strong negotiation skills and ability to persuade
  • Ability to travel within region to carry out primary responsibilities.

All listed requirements are deemed as essential functions to this position; however, business conditions may require reasonable accommodations for additional task and responsibilities.

Preferred Experience/Education

  • Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 0-2 years of related experience; or equivalent work experience.



  • 售前活动将包括销售过程中的技术知识演讲,如介绍演讲、研讨会、个别咨询等,在必要时,进行演示实验。
  • 对因美纳测序和微阵列平台的应用或工作流程进行技术层面和应用层面的介绍。
  • 售后活动包括与安装产品后的客户的协调,提供在具有重要战略意义的实验室中所需的工作流程或应用培训
  • 支持/辅助客户的相关测序阵列设计,加快在客户因美纳平台上目标测序进程。
  • 参加相关领域的展览会/大会。
  • 作为与现场营销和支持团队合作的专项人员参加因美纳用户组会议,提供样品数据工作流程培训。
  • 提供销售或现场营销新战略项目时所需有关技术和市场知识。
  • 与区域客户经理、营销、服务和支持团队合作工作,保证有效的大客户/客户管理以及负责售前、售中和售后过程的沟通,包括回访和会面已经取得成果或达成目标的客户。
  • 作为技术支持提供技术升级,为具有重要战略意义的实验室提供可能的解决方案。
  • 提升和维护责任区域内客户的良好关系。


Preferred Requirements

  • 有生命科学行业经验者优先
  • 有应用市场知识者加分
  • 具有领先的遗传学技术及其应用方面的丰富经验和充分理解
  • 具有技术发展和测序市场趋势的详细知识
  • 优秀的中文普通话和英文口头和书面交流和介绍演讲技能
  • 良好的谈判技巧和说服能力
  • 能在负责区域内出差并完成主要职责

Preferred Experience/Education


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