Your main responsibility will be to lead the R&D area and drive or participate in investigations and development projects. Svar Life Science is providing products and services to pharmaceutical, CRO companies, clinical hospital laboratories and providers of diagnostic automated systems.
You will be responsible for a team of 11 employees in Sweden and a lab in Paris consisting of a Manager and 7 employees. You will lead, advice, coach and develop your employees, and support them in their role in developing cell based and biomarker assays.
You will ensure ambitious goals and solutions and follow-up on activities and resources. This includes participation in setting, communicating and following up on goals for the department as well as ensuring continuous development in tools and processes.
You work in close collaboration with the other managers in the R&D and with your colleagues across the Svar organization and use your scientific knowledge and experience to influence the project decisions across the entire area. You must also ensure that efficient and transparent processes, systems and standards are in place and are used intelligently
You are ambitious and dedicated to help your team finding the right solution to progress the R&D projects successfully. You are motivated by achieving great results through and together with your team, and you are passionate about solving challenges in a dedicated company.
You hold a relevant master’s degree in Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Immunology or related field. A PhD in relative fields are advantageous . You have several years of experience in developing diagnostic test from idea and throughout the entire clinical diagnostic value chain.
You have broad experience in Biomarker and assay development and a strong scientific expertise and curiosity. You have a good understanding of biochemistry, biology and immunology.
Good understanding of RA & QA guidelines is preferred, including the ability to apply the guidelines in context of the stage of R&D development.
The ability to work successfully in both a team as well as independently is required.
This is an attractive and challenging job in a dynamic atmosphere with the opportunity of leading and developing a team of highly skilled people. For the right person, this will also be a great opportunity for further personal and scientific development.
Svar Life Science is offering you a challenging opportunity in a headquarter based position, where you will be able to put your mark and have substantial influences.