The Director/Senior Director of Vaccine Technologies will lead a molecular biology and virology team that develops cancer vaccines consisting of personalized tumor neo-epitope expression cassettes delivered by potentially various vaccine platforms such as self replicating RNA, viruses and plasmid.
Recruitment and line management of lab scientists and technicians.
Management and hands-on responsibility for vaccine development, including design and optimization of personalized multi-epitope expression cassette delivered by various vaccine platforms with strong focus on RNA based vaccines.
Requirements and Education:
PhD in Molecular Biology, Virology, or related field
Strong academic track record with >5 years in industry, 4+ in management
Significant track record of accomplishment as evidenced by launched products or core contributions to publications
Skills and Qualifications:
Excellent experience in developing self replicating RNA vaccines with expertise in molecular biology and virology techniques. Experience with Adenovirus, Lentivirus or plasmid vaccines preferred.
Strong management skills with managing a diverse group of scientists focusing on the development of various vaccine platforms
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- A good work ethic and willingness to participate in a fast-pace work environment are essential