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Customer Implementation Engineer (m/f/d)

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Labforward is a technology start-up developing ground breaking Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) products for laboratories and scientists.  

We have three core products: Labfolder - an electronic laboratory notebook that allows scientists to record all their data in one place, Laboperator - a platform to connect and control laboratory devices using IoT technology, and Labregister - the inventory management system of the lab.

Our products are collaborative, easy to use, and make scientific data more reliable. We are building the operating system of the lab, connecting data, devices and researchers. We will never stop innovating to enhance productivity at the bench with technology.

Our startup is growing, and we are looking for a Customer Implementation Engineer (m/w/d). If you are a tech geek and strong communicator who wants to partner with Labforward customers to set in place customized solutions for their needs, please apply!

About the role
Support and scale implementation projects for Labforward products on a technical level, including software development for middleware / API-based integrations to address specific customer implementation needs
Help accelerate the implementation of technical solutions targeted specifically from a customer-oriented perspectiveImplement detailed integration solutions of systems (i.e. by configuring tools, providing small scripts, using APIs etc.), especially with interfaces to LIMS
Provide technical second level support to customer questions and inquiries
Together with our customers, you will work on improving and designing workflow templates in a .yml format to advance our automation solution.
In the long term, you will scale the provision of workflow templates to current and potential customers

About you
At least 2 years of software development using Javascript (preferably in Typescript)
Experienced in one or more database systems and knowledge of migration techniques
Fundamental knowledge of computer system architecture, and of how web services and web applications (API, XML, etc.) work
Customer-oriented and communicative, comfortable delivering and conducting engaging online/on-site workshops as well as training content
Comfortable writing clear documentation and instructions which explains complex ideas in a simple and direct manner
Excellent written and verbal communication in English
Nice to have:
Proficiency in German

What we offer
Tailored onboarding and training to help you adapt to your role
Regular 1:1 and feedback with your manager
Open working atmosphere & flat hierarchies, where you are free to contribute ideas and work on your own creative initiatives
Working in a dynamic startup environment with an international team
Home office or office? Working hours? You decide yourself
Modern equipment (laptop, monitor, etc.) 
German or Business English language courses to develop your communication skills
€1000/year for your personal and professional growth 
28 days of annual leave
Access to Mental Health Support and regular team & company events (TGIF, Summer Retreat, etc.)

Sounds interesting? 

Come join our dynamic team and help us make a difference!

Location: The position can be filled in Berlin or remotely in Germany with regular travel to Berlin. 

Please no recruiters!

About the team

We brought together a diverse team of passionate scientists, technologists and entrepreneurs committed to simplifying the life of laboratory teams and helping them in their quest to bring innovations and discoveries to the world.

Diversity makes us stronger. However different you may be, come as you are, be part of the team and help us become better. Our diversity and inclusion policy is based on respect and communication. We value each team member for their strengths and weaknesses and cherish complementarity. A healthy work-life balance is encouraged and supported. Our office in Berlin is equipped with an elevator to ensure accessibility for everyone. 

Why work at Labforward?

Our products matter - the software we create assists scientists in the laboratory, making their job easier and clearing the path for groundbreaking discoveries. 

Our employees matter -  Labforward offers the unique opportunity to grow into your role and shape it how you see fit, with flexible hours and remote working policies, a yearly budget for learning, a company pension plan and many more! For a detailed list please visit our career site.

Our culture matters - we are a small and international company: our team is supportive, agile and inclusive, we often run staff social events to strengthen the team dynamic. 

Our mission matters - working at a startup means that you will contribute to exciting and innovative projects that are changing the laboratory environment for the better.