Bruker Corporation

Proteomics Applications Scientist

Job Locations US-CA-San Jose
Posted Date 2 months ago(2/10/2020 5:30 PM)
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Regular Full-Time


Bruker Daltonics is seeking an innovative, collaborative and experienced mass spectrometry proteomics application scientist to join the West Coast Demo lab based in San Jose, CA. The position requires a proven background in computational and applied proteomics using nanoLCMS and/or MALDI based platforms. The position will be dynamic and team-oriented where the qualified candidate will be expected to independently run mass spectrometry proteomic based experiments, computationally analyze mass spec data with a deep understanding, and effectively translate results to management and clients. You will have exceptional written and communication skills, combined with organization and a general interest to engage with prospective and current clients.  


  • Perform proteomics mass spectrometry experiments, with an emphasis on nanoLCMS
  • In a timely fashion, and with deep understanding analyze data using a host of computational platforms
  • Compile detailed reports of the findings, and disseminate findings to prospective clients and management
  • Multitask, managing multiple collaborative projects simultaneously
  • Conduct literature reviews, visit prospective clients, support existing clients and attend meetings as necessary
  • Draft application notes and continuously consult with your immediate and extended team as to current best practices


  • MS or Ph.D. degree in Chemistry, Chemical Biology, Molecular Biology or related field
  • 1+ years of advanced experience, including with U/HPLC and mass spectrometers
  • An expert level proficiency with database search software (PEAKS, MaxQuant, Byonic, Sequest, Mascot, etc.)
  • Experience with post processing applications such as R, MatLab or Perseus
  • You are a team player with excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and critical thinking are essential with the ability to execute assigned tasks with minimal to no supervision
  • Publications in biological or medical mass spectrometry field.


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