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Updated: July 2017


Product Manager

My client is a life science company based in Madison, Wisconsin.  They are expanding their product areas and growing their team!  They are looking for a Product Manager to develop and manage a portfolio of products for PCR, RT-PCR, and nucleic acid purification.  This person would be responsible for product strategy and product life-cycle management.


Location: Madison, WI


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop product/technology marketing plans to drive sales and market-share gains.
  • Develop tactical plans to execute product marketing strategies.
  • Perform financial review of product performance, product positioning, value to the customer, etc.
  • Lead new product development process from concept through commercialization, including voice of customer (VOC).
  • Help to effectively translate market trends and customer requirements into product requirements.
  • Collaborate with R&D, Operations, and key opinion leaders (KOLs) to refine global strategic plan and product positioning.
  • Manage project scope, budget, and schedule to achieve timely completion of projects.
  • Plan and manage trade shows, symposia, and other customer-focused events.
  • Prepare and give presentations on marketing and sales strategies and performance. 
  • Travel (international and domestically) to customer sites, collaborators, trade-shows, etc.


Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, or PhD in life sciences-related discipline (Masters degree or PhD preferred).
  • Minimum 5 years of life sciences industry experience in a customer-facing role (i.e., sales, marketing, technical support)
  • Understanding of PCR and general PCR products with experience in molecular biology.
  • Proven ability to build relationships and guide multi-functional teams (e.g., sales, QA, operations, etc.)
  • Ability to work within an ISO 13485 quality system and how to develop new products and services under design control.
  • Ability to work in complex and rapidly growing company.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes, inventory management and distribution logistics.
  • Ability to travel (domestically and internationally) for >20%.
  • Results and detail oriented.


Preferred:

  • M.S. or PhD in life science with molecular biology focus.
  • MBA or equivalent
  • Demonstrated ability to assess opportunities for collaboration, in licensing, or acquisition

Apply by sending resume (MS Word format) and cover letter highlighting qualifications to inquiry@dbashsolutions.com​  


Senior Analytical Chemist, GLP


My client is a growing pharmaceutical company working on RNAi delivery technologies.  They are seeking an experienced formulation scientist to join their chemistry department.  The person in this position will be responsible for developing phase appropriate formulations to support both early and late stage clinical programs.

Location: Madison, WI

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with drug substance and product development teams to develop suitable formulations for the subcutaneous delivery of oligonucleotides.
  • Work with analytical scientists to develop suitable analytical methods to monitor the stability of proposed formulations.
  • Evaluate the proposed formulations and provide recommendations to senior management as to which formulations are appropriate to pursue for toxicology and clinical testing.
  • Communicate on a timely basis and collaborate closely with Arrowhead preferred contract manufacturing organizations (CMOs).
  • Track progress against project plans, generate regular status updates, and communicate progress and issues to management.
  • Be creative and innovation in problem solving.
  • Write sections of regulatory documents.


Requirements:

  • M.S. degree with at least 7 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry OR a PhD degree with experience at least 5 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry 
  • Working knowledge of common analytical techniques 
  • Ability to independently conduct the analyses and accurately interpret the obtained data
  • Understanding of the drug development process and governing regulations
  • Strong written communication skills


Preferred:

  • Experience working with both small molecule and large molecule drug candidates 
  • Experience developing both early and late stage (through commercialization) formulations 
  • Experience working with regulatory agencies on CMC sections


**Strong benefits package with stock options and relocation are available!

Apply by sending resume (MS Word format) and cover letter highlighting qualifications to inquiry@dbashsolutions.com​  


Senior Medicinal Chemist

My client is a rapidly growing pharmaceutical company.  They are seeking a senior process development scientist to join the oligonucleotide group within the Chemistry Department.  The person in this position will lead a team focused on developing and scaling methods for the manufacturing of oligonucleotides to support toxilogical testing of investigational drug substances. 


Location: Madison, WI 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, supervise, and conduct laboratory scale experiments to develop conditions for the manufacturing of oligonucleotides on the hundreds of grams scale.
  • Work closely with our analytical scientists to monitor and understand the impact of process changes on the yield and impurity profile of developmental oligonucleotides.
  • Write procedures for the scale up manufacturing of oligonucleotides following GLP protocols.
  • Contribute to and oversee the GLP manufacturing of oligonucleotides on the hundreds of grams scale.
  • Develop a thorough understanding of both the small and large scale equipment, including scaling factors necessary for success during scale up manufacturing.
  • Prepare comprehensive developmental reports summarizing both laboratory development and manufacturing experiments.
  • Track progress against project plans, generate regular status updates, and communicate progress and issues to management.
  • Be creative and innovation in problem solving.


Requirements:

  • The successful candidate should have a M.S. degree with at least 8 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry OR a PhD degree with experience at least 4 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry.
  • A thorough understanding of and experience in manufacturing materials under GLP protocols.
  • Must have authorization to work in the U.S.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with oligonucleotide manufacturing and with large molecule drug candidates.
  • Understanding of the drug development process and governing regulations.
  • Hands-on experience manufacturing drug products under GMP protocol.
  • Prior experience in contributing to or writing the CMC sections of regulatory documents.


**Strong benefits package with stock options and relocation are available!

Apply by sending resume (MS Word format) and cover letter highlighting qualifications to inquiry@dbashsolutions.com​    



Senior Process Chemist, Oligonucleotides

My client is a rapidly growing pharmaceutical company.  They are looking for a smart and creative problem solver to lead a team focused on developing and scaling methods for the manufacturing of oligonucleotides to support toxicological testing of investigational drug substances.  


Location: Madison, WI 


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Design, supervise, and conduct laboratory scale experiments to develop conditions for the manufacturing of oligonucleotides on the hundreds of grams scale.
  • Work closely with our analytical scientists to monitor and understand the impact of process changes on the yield and impurity profile of developmental oligonucleotides.
  • Write procedures for the scale up manufacturing of oligonucleotides following GLP protocols.
  • Contribute to and oversee the GLP manufacturing of oligonucleotides on the hundreds of grams scale.
  • Develop a thorough understanding of both the small and large scale equipment, including scaling factors necessary for success during scale up manufacturing.
  • Prepare comprehensive developmental reports summarizing both laboratory development and manufacturing experiments.
  • Track progress against project plans, generate regular status updates, and communicate progress and issues to management.

    

Minimum Qualifications:

  • M.S. degree with at least 8 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry OR a PhD degree with experience​ at least 4 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry.
  • A thorough understanding of and experience in manufacturing materials under GLP protocols.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.


​Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with oligonucleotide manufacturing and with large molecule drug candidates.
  • Understanding of the drug development process and governing regulations.
  • Hands-on experience manufacturing drug products under GMP protocol.
  • Prior experience in contributing to or writing the CMC sections of regulatory documents.


**Strong benefits package with stock options and relocation are available!


Apply by sending resume (MS Word format) and cover letter highlighting qualifications to inquiry@dbashsolutions.com​    



Director, Analytical Development (Chemistry)
My client is a rapidly growing pharmaceutical company.  They are looking for smart, creative, experienced professionals who work collaboratively to meet business and scientific challenges in the area of RNA chemistries!  This candidate would join the Process & Analytical R&D and Manufacturing team.   

Location: Madison, WI 


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Develop robust analytical methods for both large and small molecule drug candidates.
  • Work closely with drug substance and product development teams to determine analytical requirements and develop required analytical methods.
  • Communicate and collaborate where necessary with contract manufacturing organizations.
  • Form strategy and draft analytical portions of regulatory documents.
  • Track progress against project plans, generate regular status updates, and communicate progress and/or issues to management.
  • Supervise research of direct reports.


​Minimum Qualifications:

  • PhD in analytical chemistry with at least 8 years of progressively responsible experience in pharmaceutical or biotech industry (MS with at least 15 years of experience will also be considered).
  • Extensive HPLC and mass spec experience covering a range of separation and detection types.
  • Previous experience in GMP manufacturing and release is required.
  • Experience in writing the analytical portion within CMC section of regulatory documents.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in BOTH small and large molecule drug candidates in pharmaceutical industry.
  • Deep understanding of drug development process and governing regulations.
  • Experience interacting with regulatory agencies on analytical issues with CMC section.


**Strong benefits package with stock options and relocation is also available!    

Apply by sending resume (MS Word format) and cover letter highlighting qualifications to inquiry@dbashsolutions.com​