Project Manager

Location
Sunnyvale, CA
Posted
Feb 28, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Project Manager
Sunnyvale, CA

Your Tasks:
As a key member of the Miltenyi Biotec team, you will have the exciting opportunity to manage designated large projects simultaneously within our GMP manufacturing facility. The unique duties of this position will allow you to interact in a collaborative team environment where your main focus will be developing and executing detailed project work plans and actively manage communication interface with clients regarding project needs, status and progress, and any changes thereto. This will mainly be done through the translation of business strategy into specific project objectives, work plans, timelines, and budgets. Furthermore, you will work alongside departmental heads in order to identify resources needed and assign individual responsibilities. Overall, your exceptional management skills will guarantee the successful completion of team tasks and goals in a timely manner, which ultimately will drive Miltenyi Biotec’s continued and growing success.

Requirements:
• M.S. or B.S. in a science related discipline; such as Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Genetics, Genomics, Pharmaceuticals, or Engineering from a four-year college or university
• Must have a minimum of three to five years’ experience in project management and scheduling; previously worked in a biotechnology research and development environment or a GMP facility; or equivalent combination of education and experience
• Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms, talk, and hear. The employee is required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Must have the ability to handle more than one task at a time and must work at a rapid pace while maintaining attention to detail.

Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job is performed in a temperature controlled facility without exposure to extreme hot or cold temperatures. Generally, this job is performed in a sanitized laboratory setting and routinely uses standard medical and research equipment such as centrifuges, biosafety cabinets, microscopes, incubators, pipettes and computers. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to blood, viruses, bacteria, body fluids and other tissues. Employees entering and leaving the laboratory must wear appropriate clothing and protective equipment such as scrubs, coveralls, masks, glasses, and gloves. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Miltenyi Biotec is a company that 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 Miltenyi Biotec Inc., we have developed state of the art manufacturing processes for innovative cellular therapies. We are scientists, engineers, physicians, support specialists, and more – all dedicated to improving scientific understanding and impacting human lives. At our Sunnyvale facility, we strive to find solutions to both the technical and conceptual barriers to enable development of cell and gene therapy approaches for the treatment of human disease.

Miltenyi Biotec, Inc. is an EO Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity