Sr. Medical Director, Clinical Development - Bothell, WA | Biospace
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Sr. Medical Director, Clinical Development

Seattle Genetics, Inc.

Bothell, WA
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description


This position reports to Vice President, Clinical Development and will contribute in the clinical arena of solid tumors. The successful candidate will function as a scientific and medical resource for the clinical development organization at Seattle Genetics, and as a medical monitor for ongoing clinical trials in oncology.  

Specifically, this role would include responsibility for the strategic clinical development of product candidates in urothelial carcinoma, as well as other potential indications.


  • Contribute to the strategic development of early and late stage clinical product candidates
  • Serve as the joint development committee clinical lead for partnered development programs
  • Provide oversight and contribute to the development of clinical protocols and amendments, investigator brochures, and clinical study reports
  • Initially lead clinical study teams and provide appropriate medical monitoring for ongoing clinical studies, with the expectation of hiring and management of additional medical monitors to support clinical program needs with advanced development  
  • Evaluation of safety, pharmacology, and efficacy data from ongoing and completed studies
  • Prepare manuscripts, abstracts and presentations for scientific meetings
  • Conduct literature reviews and prepare summaries to support clinical development programs
  • Medical resource for design and interpretation of clinical and preclinical programs to support existing and new development candidates



  • Demonstrates a passion for helping patients with cancer and for the science of oncology
  • Has a strong leadership presence and the ability to work effectively with other clinical and scientific leaders
  • Has a collaborative style with internal company leadership, external development partners and investigators/medical professionals
  • Is a team player, works well in a team environment both as a leader and a key contributor
  • Has a global perspective and mindset, with the ability to work effectively with colleagues from myriad cultures, backgrounds and geographies

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.