Applications Scientist I-Aqualog for Water Research and Industry

The HORIBA Group of worldwide companies provides an extensive array of instruments and systems for applications ranging from automotive R&D, process and environmental monitoring, in-vitro medical diagnostics, semiconductor manufacturing and metrology, to a broad range of scientific R&D and QC measurements.  Proven quality and trustworthy performance have established widespread confidence in the HORIBA Brand.

Inspired by our unique motto, “JOY and FUN,” we focus on social responsibilities by building state-of-the-art products for scientific advancement; especially for protecting health, safety, and the environment. “HORIBARIANs,” the HORIBA employees all over the world, look forward to working with additional creative and entrepreneurial self-starters. To learn more about our unique culture, visit our culture page.

Position Requirements:

  1. Established Ph.D. in Water Treatment Technology with proven postdoctoral accomplishments and publication record in the subject of Color Dissolved Organic Matter (CDOM) and its derivatives DOM, and NOM.
  2. Experience using the HORIBA Aqualog spectrometer is highly preferable.
  3. Experience with, or knowledge of, Water Treatment Plant Operations, EPA/DEP Regulations and International Regulatory Norm Development Procedures
  4. Experience with Optical Spectroscopy (UV-VIS, Fluorescence, Color, Turbidity) and preferably other related Methods (GC, GC/MS, LC-OCD, TOC)
  5. Knowledge of Disinfection Byproducts (DBPs), Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs), Emerging Contaminants Issues, Petroleum and Oil Products Spills, Membrane Fouling in Advanced Water Treatment, Climate Change and NOM in Aquatic Environments, and other water contamination and monitoring issues
  6. Understanding of Membrane treatment technologies (Reverse/Forward osmosis and Micro-, Nano-, Ultra-Filtration), UV treatment, and Advanced Oxidation
  7. Programming Experience with Matlab, Excel, HTML/Java relating to Multivariate Analysis of Optical Spectroscopic Data (PARAFAC, PCA)
  8. Proven Public Presentation and Communication Record (Please document)


Job Duties:

  1. Manage and grow retail Aqualog systems sales and applications for water research and the water industry including coordination of on-site installation and model calibration optimization.
  2. Coordinate the Development of ASTM and ISO Protocols for Optical and Remote WTP Monitoring Systems
  3. Coordinate, Cultivate and Manage Global Customer Accounts and Sales Opportunities
  4. Organize and Supervise regional affiliates to ensure compliance with Installation and Applications/Service Training Programs 
  5. Domestic and International Travel for conferences, and key accounts


Compensation Package:

HORIBA Instruments offers a competitive compensation package that includes a 401(k) plan with match; employee group dental, vision, life, and disability (short and long-term) paid for by the company; medical insurance, family dental and vision insurance, and supplemental life insurance available with reasonable employee contributions; employee assistance program; paid holidays, vacation, and sick time; flexible spending accounts; and educational reimbursement and commuter benefit programs.

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application/hiring process, please call (732)494-8660 for assistance. HORIBA will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, to support individuals with disabilities to be able to participate in the hiring process. HORIBA is committed to making our workplace accessible for individuals with disabilities.

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