Innovation Lab Director

Full Time

ACROBiosystems is a worldwide leader in developing and manufacturing recombinant proteins. We are committed to excellence in providing quality products and services and accelerating the process of target therapeutic development and clinical diagnostic development.  We are seeking an Innovation Lab Director to lead R&D activities, drive innovation effort to develop new technologies, and collaborate across multi-functional teams.

 

Responsibilities

  • Develop and establish innovation lab objectives and strategies
  • Influence the broader organization by identifying, evaluating, and incorporating new technologies that will provide the most added value for client services and lab operations
  • Collaborate with functional teams in a matrix environment to drive alignment between investment and research goals
  • Manage and execute innovation projects with internal and external business partners to ensure timely delivery of milestones
  • Develop assays in protein characterization, functional analysis and IVD; lead the research and development activities
  • Perform complex experiments and analyze data using problem solving skills and statistical and scientific techniques
  • Plan, coordinate, train and directs the tasks of research team members
  • Write and review SOPs, technical protocols and reports
  • Occasional travel to scientific conferences may be required

 

Qualifications

  • D. in biological or biomedical discipline
  • 10+ years of working experience in an innovative science and technology environment
  • Proven ability to incubate technologies and deliver results
  • Ability to establish SOPs and general knowledge of GLP and GMP guidelines
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and oral
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects around changing priorities
  • Process orientation with impeccable attention to detail
  • Passion to positively promote and drive success on company initiatives