Come work at Spartan.

Like the Spartan warriors of Ancient Greece, we need smart, hard-working, and honorable team members who get things done.

10 Reasons to work at Spartan

We work because we believe in what we do.

No one punches the clock.

Supportive team.

We’re here for each other. No lone wolves.

Comfortable dress code.

Jeans and T-shirt if you’re not meeting customers.

Balance work and play.

You’re allowed to have a life.

We get things done.

No excuses. No red tape.

Speak your mind.

Students may challenge the CEO.

Waste not, want not.

We make the most out of what we have.

Meaningful mission.

Faster DNA results improve lives.

Help make history.

Bring the power of DNA testing to everyone.

There is such a thing as a free lunch after all.

Company lunch every Friday.

Job Postings

Due to the volume of applicants, please do not contact us by telephone or in person. We appreciate you taking the time to apply and thanks for your understanding.


To apply for any job posting, please send your resume and a brief cover letter to careers@spartanbio.com. Please include the job position title in the subject line of your email.


Spartan Bioscience is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Posting Date: March 2017


Description:

Spartan Bioscience is a leading biotech / biotechnology company in Ottawa, Ontario with a point-of-care medical device platform for DNA diagnostics. Spartan is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic Field Application Specialist.

  • You will be responsible for both pre- and post-sales support. This includes product demonstrations, technical seminars, system installations, training and troubleshooting. You will work with Sales, R&D, Quality, Manufacturing and Operations to analyze and improve products and processes.
  • You have the experience and critical thinking skills to sort out complex relationships between technology (software/devices) and applications (molecular biology/chemistry).
  • 25-50% travel required—Spartan has customers and distributors worldwide including the U.S., Europe and Asia. You will be interacting with customers both remotely and on-site.
  • You are very comfortable meeting new people and interacting with groups. You make a great first impression. Friends describe you as outgoing and fun.
  • You can be given any task and run with it. We’re looking for motivated self-starters ready to help make DNA testing accessible to everyone.

Qualifications:
  • BSc/MSc in Biological Sciences/Biochemistry/Biotechnology, or
  • BEng/MEng in Biomedical Engineering
  • Laboratory experience preferred
  • Computer and data analytics skills preferred

Apply:

Please send your resume and a brief cover letter to careers@spartanbio.com. Please include the job position title in the subject line of your email.

Posting Date: March 2017


Description:

Spartan Bioscience is a leading biotech / biotechnology company in Ottawa, Ontario with a point-of-care medical device platform for DNA diagnostics. Spartan is looking for a conscientious Project Coordinator who will run, administer and organise various project activities in cooperation with the Project Manager.

  • You will be involved in projects that span both assay and device development and will work closely with the R&D team to coordinate activities, resources and information.
  • You will help identify and define project requirements, scope and objectives.
  • You will assist in preparing project proposals, timeframes, schedules and budgets.
  • You will monitor and track project progress with project management tools.
  • You are responsible for creating and maintaining comprehensive project documentation, plans and reports.
  • You will report directly to the Project Manager and present updates to senior management as needed.

Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of experience in project coordination preferably in an ISO 13485 or 9001 environment
  • Strong organizational skills, multitasking skills and attention to detail
  • Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Microsoft project
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • BS/BA in a related field
  • Project management training required

Apply:

Please send your resume and a brief cover letter to careers@spartanbio.com. Please include the job position title in the subject line of your email.