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Senior Field Application Scientist
Full Time, Permanent (Austin, TX or Boston, MA)

Are you a scientific jack (okay, master) of all trades seeking all-encompassing career fulfillment? Do you thrive off of heavy customer and team collaboration, hands-on problem solving, and leading-edge technology implementation?

L7 Informatics (L7) is looking for a senior level Field Application Scientist (FAS) to join and help mentor the growing Customer Solutions team as they roll out the revolutionary Enterprise Science Platform (ESP) to an expanding market.


● Collaborate with customers to translate their needs into system content and configuration, including but not limited to:

● Consult with customers to ensure best practice translation of their workflows
● Implementation of novel instrument integration/support
● Implementation of bioinformatic pipelines using off-the-shelf tools (bwa, bowtie2, GATK, samtools/htslib, R and Python packages, etc.)
● Work with customer IT to implement appropriate data loss prevention strategies
● Work with customer IT to put systems into production in customer environments (on-premise or in-cloud deployments)

● Troubleshoot issues customers may have
● Write consulting services statement of work documents
● Write customer success case studies
● Support sales and marketing in demonstrating software capabilities to potential customers (while answering technical questions, etc.)
● Contribute to L7’s standard/core content library and SDK
● Contribute to L7’s customer implementation DevOps improvements and maintenance
● Translate customer needs into new core product software requirements


● Minimum of a PhD in a relevant field, such as computational biology, bioinformatics, molecular genetics, etc.
● Background in both computational and wet-lab sciences
● Previous experience with distributed version control tools
● Comfortable working from the linux command line, especially bash
● Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

● Deep knowledge of and experience with next-generation sequencing wet-lab and analysis methodologies
● Experience with computational modeling of real-world processes

About L7 Informatics:

L7 Informatics (L7) is a fast-growing company located in central Austin, TX. Enterprise Science Platform (ESP), L7’s flagship product, fully integrates scientific and healthcare operations, reduces process silos and bottlenecks, and maintains end-to-end data and provenance. L7’s mission is to revolutionize scientific process and data management in order to accelerate discoveries and drive higher quality of healthcare.

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