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Technical Director

Brief Job Summary:

The Technical Director is responsible for organizing, planning and performing duties related to genotoxicology assays in safety assessments. Daily activities include responsibility for the execution of genotoxicology assays, client interaction regarding the performance of genotoxicology, performing research for new assay designs and hands-on assay development work. Once studies have been validated, this person is responsible for transferring the assay into regular operational use. This will include training of appropriate operations personnel and development of documents.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Oversight and execution of genotoxicology studies
  • Client interface for genotoxicology studies
  • Assist in the technical development of new service offerings
  • Write assay development plans
  • Write assay validation documentation
  • Perform proof of concept, research and validation studies
  • Design protocols, SOPs and worksheets for new studies
  • Assist/write final documentation needed to transfer new services to appropriate departments
  • Create and maintain project timelines
  • Provide technical oversight, review and interpretation of genotoxicology assays
  • Deliver technical presentations of services to external and internal clients
  • Perform job specific tasks in compliance with applicable Code of Federal Regulations, International Standards and WuXi AppTec Policies and Standard Operating Procedures

Position Qualifications:

  • Experience in developing assays
  • Experience in genotoxicology assay performance
  • Experience in the medical device, pharmaceutical or biologics field
  • Experience in toxicology and efficacy studies preferred. Solid knowledge of the CRO, medical device and/or pharmaceutical & biotech industries is required
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressureExcellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively with our medical device customers
  • Ability to use judgment as dictated by complexity of situation
  • BS (minimum) in biological sciences
  • 7-10 years of experience required

To apply please click on this link:https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=9845941