Associate Director of Manufacturing

Gaithersburg, Maryland
Mar 08, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Are you ready to take your career to the next level?  Are you experienced in biologics manufacturing and looking for an opportunity to hone your leadership skills?  If so, come and join us as…

Associate Director of Manufacturing

Gaithersburg, MD

Your role:

As a key member of the Lentigen Manufacturing Team, you will have the opportunity to manage both the upstream and downstream operations in a GMP compliant, multi-product biologics pilot plant. You will apply your proven expertise to train and manage the performance of the staff, ensure maintenance of the production equipment and facilities for the GMP manufacturing suites, and lead efforts to improve operational efficiency. Furthermore, you will work collaboratively with Department Head to set priorities, coordinate daily operations and ensure timely execution of production schedule.  Finally, your responsibilities will include close collaboration with the Quality group to ensure high quality standards are maintained, which will drive the continuing business success of Lentigen as a whole.

Your profile:

  • You have a M.S. or B.S. in biology, chemistry, or a related life sciences discipline
  • You have 8-10 years of experience in GMP biologicals manufacturing, ideally with mammalian cell culture and production of viral vaccines or viral vectors
  • You possess a minimum of 5 years’ experience leading a team in a life sciences environment
  • You have in depth experience and understanding of both upstream and downstream manufacturing processes, product fill operations, and equipment qualification (IQ/OQ/PQ)
  • Knowledge and experience with late stage clinical programs and/or commercial operations is also preferred but not required

Lentigen Technology Inc., a Miltenyi Biotec company, is transforming and progressing. Our culture is one of bold scientific innovation. Join a fresh and collaborative working environment that encourages contribution, innovation, and growth.

At Lentigen, we support the development and commercialization of novel treatments for human disease through the utilization of Lentiviral Vectors. We hold this widely recognized and clinically relevant method for delivering genetic materials into cells in order to modulate their function as core strength of our company. We are scientists, engineers, physicians, support specialists, and more – all dedicated to improving scientific understanding and impacting human lives. At our Gaithersburg campus we strive to find solutions to both the technical and conceptual barriers to the implementation of gene therapy approaches for the treatment of human disease.

Miltenyi Biotec, Inc. is an EO Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability

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