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Updated: January 2018


Manufacturing Scientist (Arrays)- IMMEDIATE OPENING!
My client is a small but growing biotech company specializing in diagnostic reagents and kits. The Manufacturing Scientist will be a key member of the company by producing protein microarrays and assist in the manufacturing and quality testing of reagents and kits.  This position reports to the Director of Manufacturing.   NOTE: Prior experience with laboratory automation (e.g., liquid handlers) is required.

Location: Madison, WI

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate automated liquid handling and microarray printing instrumentation.
  • Manufacture bulk materials and dispense products following established standard SOPs.
  • Perform quality tests following established QC protocols.
  • Perform quarterly inventory counts and maintain stock as needed.
  • ​Write and edit documents such as manufacturing batch records (MBRs), QC testing protocols, equipment protocols, etc.
  • Follow clean room and GMP requirements.


Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in biology, biochemistry, biotechnology or related field with 4+ years of experience in manufacturing role OR Master's degree with 2+ years in manufacturing position.
  • Experience operating liquid handling instruments or other automated laboratory equipment.
  • Experience in standard laboratory techniques and safety.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail
  • Strong record keeping skills and ability to maintain excellent manufacturing and quality records.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a small but growing team.


Preferred but not required:

  • Prior experience in microarray production.
  • Prior experience working in ISO (9001, 13485) and/or GMP environments.
  • Prior experience working in cleanroom environment.
  • Prior experience running immunoassays (ELISA, protein microarrays, etc.)


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


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​