Full-Time

Associate Dir

Lab Operations

Posted on 4/30/2024

Natera

Natera

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides cell-free DNA testing services

Biotechnology

Compensation Overview

$129.4k - $161.7kAnnually

+ Fertility Care Benefits + Commuter Benefits + Employee Referral Program

Senior

Austin, TX, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • BS/BA degree in STEM-related field
  • At least 8 years of experience with 5 years in leadership overseeing manufacturing or a Contract Research Organization production team
  • Experience managing a CLIA/CAP CRO production team
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Google products
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and changing environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Proactive and independent with a can-do attitude
  • Experience in Molecular Biology
  • Experience in building and managing high-performing teams
Responsibilities
  • Provide operational and strategic leadership to laboratory products
  • Participate in budget preparation and monitoring
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory and legal parameters
  • Develop and recommend manufacturing policies and procedures
  • Direct and manage high-performance teams
  • Identify and analyze departmental key performance indicators
  • Represent the company during audits and client calls
  • Establish operational objectives and plans
  • Delegate assignments as necessary
  • Work on issues requiring in-depth knowledge of organizational objectives
  • Interact with senior management
  • Maintain confidentiality of sensitive information
  • Complete required training on privacy and security

Natera is a global leader in cell-free DNA testing, specializing in noninvasive tests for fetal, tumor, and donor cfDNA, with a focus on oncology, women's health, and organ health. Their cfDNA technology platform is validated in over 100 peer-reviewed publications, aiming to revolutionize personalized health care decisions.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.2B

Headquarters

Austin, Texas

Founded

2004

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

18%

2 year growth

24%

Benefits

Flexible medical plans

Investment options

Time off

Workplace perks

INACTIVE