Operationalize joint project teams and, administer the joint governance structure as contractually agreed
SMCI is seeking a Project Manager to manage projects and alliances with key in vitro diagnostic (IVD) partners that are critical to transitioning biomarker tests from exploratory through clinical trial phases to prepare commercialization of in-vitro-diagnostics tests.
The Project Manager will work closely with cross-functional leads such as diagnostics technical leads, regulatory leads and clinical operations leads, and will be responsible for managing the partnership lifecycle, including the formation of governance structures, maintaining and growing strategic alignment during the diagnostics research and development phases.
Manage project-specific day-to-day activities, including leading joint project team meetings between Amgen and Diagnostic partners and, if needed, testing labs, and facilitate identification of effective solutions for a range of issues including but not limited to technical, operational, budgetary, and regulatory issues
Serve as the primary point of communication for diagnostic partners, facilitating efficient and effective communication with the partner and aiming at strengthening individual and organizational relationships between the companies
Identify areas of discordant expectations between organizations and align expectations and deliverables
Escalate internal or external issues that cause a missed milestone/deliverable or could damage partnership health
Monitor results against key performance indicators and communicate results internally
Master's degree in a scientific discipline with a minimum of 3 years industry experience in a diagnostic, or contract research organization focusing on Companion Diagnostics (CDx) or In Vitro Diagnostics technical development and/or preparation of regulatory filings
Bachelor's degree in a scientific discipline with a minimum of 5 years industry experience in a diagnostic, or contract research organization focusing on Companion Diagnostics (CDx) or In Vitro Diagnostics technical development and/or preparation of regulatory filings
Advanced degree with a minimum of 3 years of industry experience in developing and/or manufacturing diagnostic assays, or in clinical operations for or involving a diagnostic test, or other role involving significant technical development in a partnership
Preference for candidates with experience in oncology diagnostic tests, the diagnostics development process, cGMP manufacturing, and knowledge of US regulatory submission process (PMAs and 510(k)), or regulatory submission processes outside of the US
Demonstrated project management experience, with the ability to lead multiple activities and resources while maintaining attention to detail
Good knowledge of diagnostic technologies, including immunohistochemistry (IHC), Next Generation Sequencing (NGS), Flow Cytometry and/or immunoassay
Anticipates partnering and operational issues
Strong understanding of pharmaceutical and diagnostic development phases
Ability to lead, align, motivate, cross-functional, and geographically dispersed stakeholders
Proficient in MS Office suite, SharePoint Online, and Smartsheet
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Self-directed, innovative and collaborative spirit, flexible to adapt to a dynamic environment, and resourceful
Ability to travel (up to 10% of time)
Required Skills: DIAGNOSTICS DEVELOPMENT PROCESS, CGMP MANUFACTURING.
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(No third parties, please)
(H1 sponsorship currently unavailable)
(Local candidates only, please)