Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
A leading company in cancer genomics driven drug discovery, delivering on the promise of precision medicine and based in Cambridge, MA. The company has three clinical stage anti-cancer molecules in active development, and is seeking a senior level scientist/associate director to lead the clinical biomarker team. As part of a Biomarkers and Companion Diagnostics group, the clinical biomarkers sciences lead oversees a small team accountable for identifying and evaluating cutting-edge biomarker technologies to drive novel insights in a unique portfolio of precision medicine oncology drugs. You will also have the opportunity to represent the Biomarkers and Companion Diagnostics group for some drug projects.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide clinical biomarker sciences direction and leadership - individually and for the clinical biomarker sciences team as a whole.
Develop strategies for identifying and evaluating cutting-edge biomarker technologies
Lead the evaluation, validation and implementation of novel technologies and capabilities both internally as well as at external collaborators
Interface with internal functions and external companies to provide technical guidance in the development of clinical biomarker assays and IVDs as needed.
Perform analysis of data and summarize results from experiments performed
Present key results at group meetings and to project teams, governance bodies and stake-holders
Contribute to and ensure the quality of clinical biomarker study reports, data reviews and interpretations, presentations, scientific publications and recommendations to project teams.
Lead and mentor the clinical biomarker sciences team: support recruitment and line management of employees, ensuring that they are appropriately trained, developed and coached to comply with company and regulatory standards.
PhD in a scientifically relevant discipline with 5-10 years industry or academic experience.
In-depth knowledge of oncology and translational science.
Experience in molecular biology and/or pathology highly desirable.
Demonstrated experience in assay development and validation.
Understanding of oncology clinical drug development and ability to critically assess resource needs, budgets and timelines for programs applicable to clinical biomarker and companion diagnostic strategy.
Demonstrated leadership, influencing, communication and project management skills.
Ability to anticipate and solve problems.
Experience and desire to motivate and develop others.
Knowledge of IVD/drug co-development is a plus.
Although not mandatory, previous functional or line management (coaching, mentoring and developing staff) experience is a definite plus.
For more information on this role please forward an up to date resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Salary: $180,000 - $220,000 Per annum
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