Chief Development Officer (CDO)

Location
San Jose, CA
Posted
Apr 07, 2021
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time

The CDO will be an experienced drug development professional who can manage pre-clinical and clinical programs on a virtual basis.  This is a senior management role, which will report directly to the CEO

Requirements:

  • Ph.D. and/or MD with expertise in immunology, molecular biology or related field
  • Experience managing pre-clinical and clinical programs
  • FDA experience including IND filings as well as other regulatory filings and experience
  • Experience interacting with big pharma and biotech business development teams as well as scientific teams
  • Experience managing IP strategy and IP portfolios in collaboration with outside IP counsel
  • Applicants must be from the San Jose area

Additional Desirable Characteristics:

  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Independent, self-starter
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with geographically dispersed teams
  • Some travel will be required
  • 5+ years relevant experience

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or based on disability, gender identity, and sexual orientation.