Manager, QC Microbiology Sciences

Location
Rensselaer, NY
Posted
Oct 03, 2019
Ref
16996BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary: Manage QC Microbiology Sciences group. Provide critical microbiology support to manufacturing and facilities.

• Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Ensure department metrics and cycle times are monitored and achieved.

• Provide management and direction to microbiology laboratory staff for scientific studies.

• Oversee microbiology sciences staff performing organism evaluations and microbiological studies.

• Write microbiological studies and establish study schedule.

• Conduct trouble-shooting and real-time assessment of study deviations.

• Subject Matter Expert on organism evaluations.

• Direct the efforts and study design and schedules for microbiological studies related to new methods and/or processes for the site.

• Assist manufacturing and facility departments to solve microbiology related implementation of new processes.

• Maintain documentation timeliness.

• Represent QC during regulatory inspections to respond and address microbiology issues and solutions.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :

• Ability to build, lead, and motivate team

• Ability to communicate at all levels and across various functions

• Manage internal and external relationships

• Develop strategy and create metrics to measure effectiveness of strategy

• Lead through ambiguity and translate into actionable steps

• Provide leadership to direct and indirect reports

• Coaching and conflict resolution

• Handle issues appropriately and with a sense of urgency

• Prioritize based on business needs

• Ability to problem solve and identify root cause

• Strong Technical writer

Education and Experience:

• Requires BA/BS in microbiology or closely related field with at least 6 years' experience in a microbiology lab, in the pharmaceutical or biotech industry, with 3-5 years of that experience in a leadership role in microbiology laboratory management.

• Requires Aseptic experience, 2-3 years preferred.

*Level will be determined based on experience.
Associate Manager: BA/BS + 6 years of experience
Manager: BA/BS + 7 years of experience

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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