Application Scientist | Nanoscience Instruments

Date Posted: 
Thursday, August 2, 2018
Position Location: 
Phoenix, AZ
Job Description: 

Nanoscience Instruments is expanding its application team and looking for a scientist to support Quartz Crystal Microbalance (QCM) products.  This position will focus on the usage of Q-Sense QCM-D and other surface science instrumentation.  The position is a highly technical one, requiring the expertise in demonstrating and using various techniques.  Additionally, routine interaction with customers and potential customers will require excellent verbal and writing skills, and a friendly, personable demeanor.

The application scientist will play a critical role in interfacing between sales, marketing, and our customers.


  • Perform product demonstrations at application labs or at customer sites.
  • Perform online product demonstrations, perform sample analysis and provide sample analysis reports
  • Works with product manager and sales team to meet goals for product sales
  • Works with product manager and marketing to develop marketing strategy for AFM, STM, and optical metrology products
  • Develop expertise in key applications supporting product


  • Advanced degree in Materials Science, Physics, Chemistry, or related field
  • Experience & proficiency with QCM-D
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Location: Phoenix, AZ (future position will be offered at Alexandria, VA office)


To apply:  Send your resume to and in your cover letter explaining your experience.