We are seeking a Senior Microbiologist to join our team and lead our microbiology department. The ideal candidate will have experience in supervising teams of up to 5 members, expertise in EHS and IRB rules and regulations, and training team members on microbiological techniques at BSL2 level.
- Supervise and manage a team of microbiologists, providing guidance and direction to ensure the team meets project timelines and goals.
- Develop and implement microbiological protocols and procedures in accordance with EHS and IRB rules and regulations.
- Train team members on microbiological techniques, including aseptic technique, cell culture, and molecular biology.
- Oversee the operation and maintenance of the microbiology laboratory, ensuring that equipment is calibrated and maintained properly.
- Perform microbiological experiments and analysis to support ongoing projects.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to support R&D, manufacturing, and quality control activities.
- Prepare technical reports and presentations to communicate research findings.
- Ph.D. in Microbiology, Molecular Biology, or related field.
- Minimum of 7 years of experience in a microbiology research or development environment, with at least 3 years of supervisory experience.
- Expertise in EHS and IRB rules and regulations.
- Experience in training team members on microbiological techniques at BSL2 level.
- Strong background in microbiological techniques such as aseptic technique, cell culture, and molecular biology.
- Strong problem-solving skills and ability to develop creative solutions.
We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.