New Business Developer for Life Science

Warsaw /
Sales Team /
Full-time remote
/ Remote
About Appsilon

Appsilon is an ambitious and fast-growing software house and consultancy specializing in actions support systems and machine learning with Fortune 500 clients across the globe. We are a unique company inspired by a mission to improve our society and environment. 

We are a global leader in R and Shiny, which are used by companies of all sizes to build data applications. When companies run into difficult problems or want to initiate large-scale enterprise projects, they come to Appsilon.

Before you apply, please read our code of conduct.

By joining our team as a Business developer, you will work with the CEO to understand the needs of our customers, the market and shape the solutions they need. We have ambitious growth plans in the life sciences sector, and you can be the driving force behind these changes.
Our purpose is to advance technology to preserve and improve human life. Pharmaceutical companies and the broader Life Sciences sector are natural partners for us. We use and develop technologies that these companies also use, not by accident.

Why Appsilon is a good place for you

    • Opportunity to work directly with the CEO and learn a lot.
    • Growth opportunity within this team or start your own business one day.
    • In this role you, together with our great engineering team that will be able to deliver solutions to the market.
    • We can solve important problems together.
    • Collaboration with leading pharmaceutical companies.
    • In this role you, together with our team, will contribute to open source packages in Life Sciences space.
    • We can change how pharmaceutical research is conducted.
    • Dynamic environment, we need to learn a lot and experiment a lot
    • Open, kind, and understanding internal culture
    • Travel and seeing amazing parts of the world
    • Appsilon is remote-only

What we expect

    • Experience with drug discovery, clinical trials
    • Knowledge about GxP (“good practices”) and validated environments
    • Knowledge of various open datasets that can be used
    • Proactive, driven personality, striving for continuous improvement in your own performance
    • Ability to create lead-generating content
    • Ability to collaborate with tech and marketing teams to deliver high-quality content (track record)
    • Ability to establish meaningful relationships with people. 
    • Good numerical understanding, experiment oriented, performance-oriented mindset
    • Excellent written and spoken English (C1)
    • Alignment with the Appsilon values, core purpose, and the Code of Conduct
    • Willingness to travel abroad. 

Nice to have

    • Knowledge of existing R or Shiny pharma solutions.
    • Knowledge of existing Python solutions in the pharmaceutical industry.
    • Experience with SAS or good understanding of SAS
    • Knowledge related to CRISPR-Cas9.

In addition, we offer:

    • 12 000 - 16 000 + VAT PLN/B2B
    • 26 days of paid holidays + an equivalent of public holidays in Poland, est. 11 days in 2022
    • +5% of salary in Professional Development Budget to spend on activities that help you grow
    • 33 days (paid 80%) per year on B2B when on a sick leave
    • 4 paid days per year to be used for training/conferences, events, or workshops
    • Remote work-first working culture with flexible working hours to adjust to your family life
    • Private health care insurance for you and your family
    • Life insurance for you and your family
    • FitProfit or FitSport membership card (in Poland)
    • AskHenry – a personal assistant works great in large Polish cities, elsewhere limited to online support
    • We will provide you with a MacBook and additional accessories for your computer to make your work even more efficient and comfortable.

Your responsibilities

    • Grow our channels of content distribution
    • Extend our network in Life Sciences
    • Educate us about existing solutions
    • Network with and upselling to existing clients
    • Understand the market needs, developing and executing strategies to address them
    • Come up with quality Proof of Concepts (PoC’s)
    • Publish excellent content
    • Collaborate with the Tech team
    • Educate our team about existing problems and current solutions
    • Find/Share datasets for PoC’s
    • Educate life sciences vertical with what we already know

What can you expect during the recruitment process?

    • Screening call with Recruiter
    • Task
    • Interview with CEO
Appsilon is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace. We encourage applicants of different backgrounds, cultures, genders, experiences, abilities, and perspectives to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, physical disability, or length of time spent unemployed.

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