Waters Corporation

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Senior Service Support Engineer

Senior Service Support Engineer

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Waters Division
Field Support
Regular Full-Time

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Company Description

For over 50 years, Waters Corporation has developed innovative analytical science solutions to support customer discoveries, operations, performance, and regulatory compliance. Specifically, the company designs, manufactures, sells, and services high performance liquid chromatography, ultra performance liquid chromatography, and mass spectrometry technology systems and support products primarily in the United States, Europe, Japan, and Asia. Our innovations enable significant advancements within the pharmaceutical, life science, biochemical, industrial, food safety, environmental, academic and government industries. Waters is a publicly traded corporation (NYSE:WAT) with more than 6,500 employees and is represented in over 100 countries around the world.



Waters Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. 


We are looking for a Senior Engineer to join our newly formed LC/MS Systems Support & Development team supporting high performance MS systems from the Milford headquarters facility. In this role you will be expected to provide day to day support to the global field service organization and internal technical support organizations along with technical training instruction. Additional support will include managing third level escalation of critical issues reported from the field organization.

Technical support includes assistance with operation, troubleshooting, maintenance and validation of Waters products and technologies. You will also be involved in defining the service requirements for new products as part of new product project introductions.  You will coordinate development, completion and distribution of service product introduction packages and training packages.


  • Primary responsibilities are to provide technical telephone and remote support to the global field service organization.
  • Technical support includes operational, application, system troubleshooting and product improvement recommendations.
  • Provide product input to Global Operations, Quality, Development, Service and Product Management
  • Provide technical content for service procedures, technical service notes and service training.
  • Documentation of support calls in the appropriate tracking system
  • Participate on new product teams, define service requirements for new products and input on previous product analysis based on product history
  • Monitor for systemic product performance and reliability concerns. Report findings to the Quality organization
  • Provide on-site assistance to the field service organization.
  • Worldwide travel is approximately 10-20%.


  • B.S. or B.A. or advanced degree in scientific discipline with course work in chemistry, or engineering.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a relevant position.
  • Experienced systems knowledge with high performance MS detection such as tandem quads and ToF’s, and LC’s such as I-Class and M-Class are favorable.
  • Software skills include Waters chromatography data applications such as Empower and Masslynx.
  • Back office business systems knowledge such as Microsoft, SAP, and Lotus Notes are favorable.
  • Strong interpersonal and customer relations skills.
  • Polished communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Strong telephone, problem solving, analytical, and listening skills are required.