IT- Business Consultant Sample Management (male/female)

This is a full-time position as a Business Consultant for software solutions in Life Sciences Industries with focus on Sample Management in Reinach, Switzerland. Xavo is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applicants if they comply with the capabilities and prerequisites listed below.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Capture, analyze and document customer requirements; development of functional design specifications and corresponding acceptance criteria
  • Act as the primary point of contact to the customer
  • Provide presales support to the sales department
  • Manage projects and support the configuration, customization and integration of our product to provide a customer-specific solution
  • Support the software development (HTML5, JavaScript, C#) with industry knowledge mainly in the area in sample management of compounds and biologic compounds
  • Contribute to the integration of lab automation- and IT systems
  • Define, assist and conduct application tests and end user trainings

Required Skills and Capabilities

  • Deep understanding of complex technical problems, their dependencies and respective solutions
  • Excellent understanding for processes and applications in Life Sciences
  • Experience in the usage of lab equipment and automation systems
  • Project management skills
  • Experience in software development and requirements analysis
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong orientation towards quality, customer satisfaction and reaching and exceeding business targets
  • Continuously strive for personal excellence and self-improvement

Formal Prerequisites

  • Relevant vocational education or college degree or multiyear professional experience in a similar role in Life Sciences and Lab IT
  • Excellent language skills in German and English
  • Experience in Sample Management 
  • Willingness to travel occasionally

Our Offer

  • A professional experience that’s equally interesting, inspiring and challenging in the growing software market with the opportunity to continuously learn and self-improve
  • Above average compensation and benefits
  • A collaborative environment where team play is the main mode of operation