People come to Genentech from across disciplines and across the world to solve our most challenging medical conditions. You’ll find inspiration in our passion for biotechnology, our purpose to positively impact the lives of millions of patients and our dedication to our people. Joining Genentech means being part of a tradition of inquiry that will change the world. It means embracing our failures as much as our successes. It requires a willingness to look beyond the edge of what's possible. And a focus on doing the day-to-day work that makes great science happen.
The following opportunity exists in our South San Francisco, CA headquarters:
Scientific Manager/Group Leader, Biologics Sample Management - Research and Early Development
We are looking for a motivated candidate to lead the Biologics Sample Management Group within the Protein Sciences group. He/she will oversee daily activities and further develop a state-of-the-art facility for storage of biologic samples, such as DNA, RNA, and proteins, to support research and drug discovery efforts within Genentech. The candidate is expected to participate actively in reagent distribution and management, process assessments, and process improvements. Experience with standard molecular biology techniques, automatic liquid handling, and a background in process optimization and method development is required. Strong candidates will also have a combination of the following: familiarity with protein biochemistry, experience with project and process management and/or a background in quality control/analysis. The successful candidate will be expected to independently manage a group of permanent employees and long-term contractors.
Who You Are
You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point.
Ph.D./Post-doc or equivalent experience in molecular biology, biochemistry, or other related discipline with 3 or more years of relevant industry experience is required. Successful candidates will have most of the following attributes: be highly organized, motivated, work independently in a collaborative team-oriented setting, process oriented, and must have demonstrated strong analytical, organizational, leadership, and communication skills. Prior experience in a biologics sample management as well as managerial experience is highly desired.
A Job with Benefits Beyond the Benefits
No matter who you are or what role you play, you’ll help change the face of medicine and make a real difference in the lives of people facing the most challenging medical conditions. Plus, you’ll thrive in our one-of-a-kind culture, where diversity is celebrated, employees are valued for their contributions and we all serve as advocates for change who continually find ways to do things better.
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Genentech is a leading biotechnology company that discovers, develops, manufactures and commercializes medicines to treat patients with serious or life-threatening medical conditions. We are among the world's leading biotech companies, with multiple products on the market and a promising development pipeline.