GMP Materials Management Manager

Your Tasks
As a leader within the Miltenyi Biotec team, you will have the exciting opportunity to supervise and coordinate the GMP warehouse activities for our San Jose Materials Management team. You will direct, supervise and assign daily activities, transactions, and procedures for drug products and components received, stored, and shipped. In addition, you will develop, implement and maintain strict compliance of GMP policies and procedures for effectiveness and efficiency of strategic inventory and warehouse management initiatives while supporting effective manufacturing operations by leveraging supply chain tools including development of new and existing SOPs for material management processes. As a result, your understanding of enterprise resource planning and supply chain management will contribute to the continued success of our company as a whole.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Materials Management (MM) or a related field and a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a managerial role within a biotechnology/pharmaceutical environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating system, MS Office software, and ERP systems.
  • Robust experience within inventory control, materials management, purchasing, and business process development.
  • APICS certification strongly preferred.

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 and talk or hear. The employee is required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds alone or 80 pounds dual lift. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Must have 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.

This job is performed in a shipping/receiving/ warehouse facility within an office building. While generally this job is performed in temperature-controlled facilities, there are occasions in which this position must work outside, in which temperatures may vary. This position deals with temperature-controlled materials in which personal protective equipment (PPE) may be required due to extreme temperatures. Used research/clinical equipment may be handled in this job and strict SOPs and PPE must be worn.

Miltenyi Biotec is expanding and evolving. Our culture is one that empowers you to embrace new challenges and influence change. Join a fresh and collaborative working environment that encourages contribution, innovation, and growth.

We empower great science. For more than 25 years, Miltenyi Biotec has provided innovative tools, instruments, and solutions that advance biomedical research and cellular therapy. We are 2,000 scientists, engineers, physicians, support specialists, marketers, and more – all dedicated to improving scientific understanding and impacting human lives. At our headquarters campus and offices worldwide, fresh ideas become unique products.

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 North America, Inc. is an EO Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity