BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Technical Support Specialist - Flow Cytometry (Swedish speaking) in Netherlands

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Job Description

Technical Support Center Specialist - Flow Cytometry

Nordic - UK

As Technical Support Center Specialist, you will deliver technical support to customers using phone and email channels. You will function as the point of contact for customers in case of hardware and software support requests on BD Biosciences Flow Cytometers. In this role, you will conduct real-time diagnosis and troubleshooting relying on verbal communication and remote desktop management.

If a solution can’t be found, you will route the problem to the field based organization. You will belong to the European Technical Support Center and be part of a multicultural team.


  • You will function as the first point of contact for the customer by answering questions, responding to emails and phone calls and deliver first line support through remote instructions and guidance.

  • You will escalate the problem, in case helpdesk can’t offer a solution.

  • You will track, record and document all technical enquiries from customers and prospective customers into the BD systems and thoroughly record problem description, analysis & resolution in order to maintain all relevant information and to create an efficient and effective service to the customer.

  • You will develop and maintain the existing troubleshooting database and helpdesk guidelines, procedures and policies by reviewing all helpdesk documentation, such as technical service bulletins, and problem resolution flowcharts.

  • You will work closely with the regional Planning & Dispatching function to route the customer problem by providing all necessary information to allow quick and efficient problem management.

  • You will support the engineer in the execution of the on-site repair by recommending precautionary spare parts.

  • You will provide the local Sales Representative, Application Specialist, Field Service Engineer detailed information of the customer interaction if required.


  • Responsible for the maintenance and repair of the instruments in our European training center.

  • Work on local or European Technical Service improvement projects as needed.

  • Participate in training courses in Europe.

Position Requirements:

  • You have a relevant qualification in engineering or biology or equivalent demonstrable experience, e.g.:

  • Experience in the operation and routine maintenance of laboratory equipments together with a high desire to develop technically or

  • Hands-on experience in Flow Cytometry and flow cytometry software is definitely a plus.

  • You have effective knowledge and use of PCs or MAC computer systems and experience in using MS Office.

  • You are eager to stay current in technical knowledge, to troubleshoot and to provide information back to customers in a helpful, courteous, positive and professional manner.

  • You have a proven ability of effective written and verbal communication and listening skills and strong interpersonal skills with an ability to effectively communicate and project them self over the telephone and in person.

  • You have excellent analytical and problem solving skills.

  • You have a proven strong commitment to customer service and satisfaction and are diligent, process oriented and well organized.

  • You enjoy working in a team and consider yourself to be a good team player.

  • You are fluent, both written and verbal in Swedish, and English (C1/C2).

  • Knowledge of another European language (Danish, Norwegian, Dutch) is a plus.


  • A varied function with international contacts within a company with an important social contribution in a value driven organization.

  • An informal fraternal working atmosphere, dynamic corporate culture and an environment that lets you grow and develop.

  • A strong leadership commitment to individual development and learning.

  • Also good accessibility by train because located near train station.

  • A very attractive remuneration package.

Primary Work Location

BEL Erembodegem - Dorp 86

Additional Locations

Work Shift

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.