Application Scientist – Chemicals & Materials

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Job Description

The Application Scientist’s primary role is to implement, configure and develop Dotmatics solutions. In this role you will work closely with our customers to understand their needs, analyse their data environment, assist in design and implementation of our solutions and aid in integration with their data systems. You will also be responsible for demonstrations and training, technical support, and business development where appropriate. This is a highly customer facing role and requires a deep domain knowledge of one or more chemicals and/or production domains including synthetic chemistry, process research and formulation research.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Present the benefits of Dotmatics software and explain the technical architecture to prospective clients
  • Gather and review customer requirements and design integrated Dotmatics suites
  • Install and configure Dotmatics software (particularly Browser, Studies, Studies Notebook, Register and ELN)
  • Work effectively within a team
  • Work closely with Dotmatics developers to propose new projects and aid in the development of future versions of the Dotmatics suite
  • Other ad hoc duties as required

Person Specification

  • BSc, MSc or PhD in chemistry / cheminformatics / engineering
  • A proven track record working as part of a team delivering quality solutions
  • Experience in an Industrial chemicals or production environment highly desirable
  • Experience of working in GxP environments
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Knowledge of database, data/information management and web architectures preferable
  • Motivated, ambitious and self-starter
  • Willing to travel as required by the job
  • European language skills (French or German) desirable but not a necessity


Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and skills.




Boston, USA


In order to comply with customer requirements and Dotmatics internal processes, Dotmatics will undertake appropriate vetting of staff. When applicants accept a job offer, Dotmatics, alongside a specialist provider, will undertake professional verification and criminal record checks. These checks are only undertaken with consent and in accordance with regulatory obligations. Any job offer will be subject to receipt of satisfactory background checks.

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